Daiwa Ballistic MQ Spinning Reels

Daiwa Ballistic MQ Spinning Reels have started arriving! This is good news as these reels are really nice and the pre-orders have been off the charts! There are not many spinning reels that fit into the same category as the Ballistic MQ. We are talking carbon body, high performance in the $200-$250 range. This reel… Continue reading Daiwa Ballistic MQ Spinning Reels

Penn Slammer IV 3500 Video Review

It seems like ICAST 2021 was forever ago! That’s where we learned of the new Penn Slammer IV Spinning Reels. Fast forward seven months and the reels are finally starting to trickle in. The Slammer IV is definitely Penn’s smoothest spinning reel to date. One turn of the handle will tell you that. Watch our… Continue reading Penn Slammer IV 3500 Video Review

Van Staal VR151 Lefty Spinning Reel

It has been a while since Van Staal made lefty reels. Over the past few years as more anglers are realizing the great benefit of owning a spinning reel that is fully sealed.No more worrying about water, salt or sand getting inside and ruining your fishing trip! Finally Van Staal has released a 151 and… Continue reading Van Staal VR151 Lefty Spinning Reel

Van Staal VR 75 Spinning Reels

Van Staal VR 75 Spinning Reels are back in stock! Anglers have been scooping up these reels because they are so lightweight and fully sealed! The main reason you buy a Van Staal is because you don’t have to worry about water, salt and sand getting inside your reel. They are also extremely durable due… Continue reading Van Staal VR 75 Spinning Reels

Video Review: Shimano Sustain FJ 3000 Spinning Reel.

Shimano has been so slow at delivering product this year I was kind of surprised when the new Shimano Sustain FJ Spinning Reels started showing up. Last time I saw them was at ICAST which feels like forever ago. So it was a happy surprise when I got the shipping notification that they were on… Continue reading Video Review: Shimano Sustain FJ 3000 Spinning Reel.

Penn Slammer IV Spinning Reels Delayed

So here’s some unwelcome news. The release of the much anticipated Penn Slammer IV Spinning Reels has been delayed until February at the earliest. No word on the DX version but it will probably be around the same time. Penn, which is owned by Pure Fishing has been having a really difficult time getting product… Continue reading Penn Slammer IV Spinning Reels Delayed