Shimano Tekota 800 Overhead Fishing Reel
Shimano made its name by creating high performance, heavy duty fishing reels, and those traits are on full display in the Shimano Tekota 800 Overhead Fishing Reel
The Tekota 800 Overhead belays a durability and longevity that very few reels in the market can match.
The Shimano Tekota Fishing Reel Model 800 is a great reel built in the mould of the traditional overhead fishing reels, but comes equipped with advanced features found only in Shimano’s own high-performance overheads. The extra strong gear and retrieve ratio of 4:2:1 alone is enough to make any angler hooked to this product.
The Shimano Tekota 800 Overhead Fishing Reel also comes with an extremely robust level wind and a super smooth Dartanium drag washers providing a super smooth drag.
Designed to be used in all sorts for offshore fishing, the Shimano Tekota 800 Fishing Reel can be used with monofilament line, but makes a great reel to use with braided lines.
Features and Specifications
Rod Suggestion and Target Species
The Shimano Tekota 800 matches up with overhead rods ranging in length from 1.5m to 2.2m in length, the Tekota reel can be used on a fishing rod with standard guides or a rod with roller guides. The Tekota 800 is great for bottom bouncing for flathead, pearl perch, snapper or morwong or as a trolling reel for pelagic like tuna, kingfish, wahoo and mackerel using briad or monofilament fishing lines.
Fishing the deep water or trolling in the cobalt blue the Tekota 800 Overhead reel from Shimano has got you covered!