With Varispeed and Dyna-Balance, you can count on the AX reel for long casts and smooth retrieves.From an angling perspective, every individual who has owned and enjoyed using Shimano tackle has a reason to thank a Japanese visionary named Shozaburo Shimano, who in 1921 declared “I aim to make Shimano’s products the best in Kansai, then the best in Japan, and finally the best in the world.”For over 80 years, Shimano has concentrated on precision engineering, one step at a time. Creating the most innovative products and processes you can hold in your hand today.
Utilizes an oval oscillation gear that provides a consistent spool speed which results in an even line lay that provides excellent casting and manageability
Employs super stopper ii anti-reverse which uses a one-way bearing that eliminates back play and provides the angler with instant hook setting power
Offers dyna-balance technology that eliminates wobble during the retrieve by counterbalancing the rotor to enhance sensitivity and smoothness while eliminating vibrations caused by the reel
Max drag: 4.5 lbs. / gear ratio: 5.1:1. / weight: 7.3 oz. / line retrieve: 25″ / bearings: 1bb + 1rb – powerpro line cap: 10/95;15/85;20/65 – mono line cap: 2/270;4/140;6/110