Daiwa Laguna LT, the $40 sleeper
These reels would be a bargain at twice the price...
These are small spinning reels ideal for lightweight rods. They are best for ultralight fishing in freshwater, estuaries, bays & harbors. They are great for targeting Trout, Crappie, Bluegill & Yellow Perch. They work best with 2-4lb monofilament, or 6-8lb braid.
The Daiwa Laguna LT is a versatile line of workhorse reels, designed to provide anglers of all skill levels with high quality, high performance spinning reels. If you want to experience the best of Daiwa engineering at a smart price, look for the Laguna LT spinning reel. The True Carbon Frame reduces weight and size, yet is as rigid as conventional materials. The Air Rotor System improves balance and rotation and reduces rotor weight by 15%. Reel performance is silky smooth with 3 ball bearings and 1 roller bearing. Few reels in this price range have 3 ball bearings. The Machined Aluminum handle is swept back and the knob is oversized and ergonomically designed.
- Bearings: 3BB + 1
- Gear Ratio: 5.2:1
- Line Per Crank: 25.5"
- Weight: 7.8 oz.
- Mono Capacity: 2/250, 4/110
- J Braid Capacity: 6/160, 8/135
- Drag: 11 lbs.
Typical delivery times range from 5 to 10 days.