Designed with five; smooth A-RB bearings; a light weight; diecast one-piece aluminum frame; Super Stopper anti-reverse and Shimano’s VBS braking system; the Cardiff is a reel you can depend on; day-in and day-out; to perform beyond your expectations. 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 â€œI 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.
Having a recessed reel foot allows the reel to sit close to the rod; allowing it to be palmed like a low profile reel while maintaining the high line capacity of a round reel
Equipped with 5 silky-smooth Anti-Rust Bearings provide an incredibly smooth high retrieve speed and long-term reliability
This reel; with its larger spool diameter that is necessary for casting big baits a long way; pairs perfectly with a big bait rod
Max Drag: 10 lbs. / Gear Ratio: 5.8:1. / Weight: 8.6 oz. / Line Retrieve: 24″ / Bearings: 4BB + 1RB – PowerPro Line Cap: 40/135;50/130;65/90 – Mono Line Cap: 8/230;10/210;14/120 – Retrieve: Right