Smak 100SH

The Smak 100SH was released in 2013.  The reels body is constructed out of Zaion like the previous Smak 100H.  The reel received a speed bump to 7.1:1 as well as a bump in handle length to 100mm. Reel Name Gear Ratio Weight Bearing Count Maximum Drag Brake System Line…

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Smak 100H

The Smak 100H was introduced in 2011 as a replacement to the original Smak 100.  The reels body is now constructed out of Zaion to reduce weight.  The drag was upgraded as well as the handle which features high grip knobs like those found on the Zillion Type-R.  The main…

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Smak 100

The Daiwa Smak was designed for bottom fishing.  Produced from 2004-2008 it featured a large power handle and a special twitching bar to take up line quickly without turning the handle.  The twitching bar allowed the user to increase the reels initial retrieve speed to that of a 7.1:1 reel….

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Smak Red Tune 100SH (Limited Edition)

NameSmak Red Tune 100SH (Limited Edition)Base reelDaiwa Smak 100HWeight6.17 OuncesMaterialZaion Frame, Zaion SideplateBearing count8+1RBGear ratio7.1:1Maximum Drag8.82 PoundsHandle length100mmRetrieveRight/LeftBrake SystemCentrifugalLine Retrive per Turn (IPT)29.53 InchesLine Capacity (PE #)#1.5 – 120m / #2.0 – 100mYear Produced2012Quantity Produced MSRP 42000¥Notes: The 12 Smak Red Tune 100SH is a souped up version of the 13 Smak 100SH.  The reel has…

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Smak Red Tune 100H (Limited Edition)

NameSmak Red Tune 100H (Limited Edition)Base reelDaiwa Smak 100Weight6.88 OuncesMaterialAluminum Frame, Aluminum SideplateBearing count10+1RBGear ratio6.5:1Maximum Drag8.82 PoundsHandle length90mmRetrieveRight/LeftBrake SystemCentrifugalLine Retrive per Turn (IPT)27.56 InchesLine Capacity (PE #)#1.5 – 120m / #2.0 – 100mYear Produced2010Quantity Produced MSRP 34680¥Notes: The Smak Red Tune 100H is a souped up version of the Smak 100H.  It has a shallow spool, 90mm…

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Smak Red Tune 100 (Limited Edition)

NameSmak Red Tune 100 (Limited Edition)Base reelDaiwa Smak 100Weight7.05 OuncesMaterialAluminum Frame, Aluminum SideplateBearing count10+1RBGear ratio6.3:1Maximum Drag8.82 PoundsHandle length90mmRetrieveRight/LeftBrake SystemCentrifugalLine Retrive per Turn (IPT)26.38 InchesLine Capacity (PE #)12lb – 125mYear Produced2006Quantity Produced MSRP 32500¥Notes: The Smak Red Tune 100 is a lightened tuned model of the Smak 100.  The handle is 90mm, outward swept, and features four ball bearings….

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