Z200

The Z200 is the USDM version of the JDM Z2020.  The reel features the same major attributes as the JDM model with minor mechanical and cosmetic changes.  The biggest change is the lack of a high speed left hand retrieve model.  The reel also features the 7-Disc Ultimate Tournament Drag…

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Pixy Liberto Airy Red KTF Custom

NamePixy Liberto Airy Red KTFWeight5.6 OuncesMaterialMagnesium Body, Magnesium SideplateBearing count8+1RBGear ratio6.4:1Maximum Drag3 PoundsHandle length80mmRetrieveRightBrake SystemMag Force VLine Retrive per Turn (IPT)24 InchesLine Capacity8lb – 100m / 10lb – 75mYear Produced2005Quantity Produced Est. >20MSRP36980¥Notes: Karil Tuning Factory (KTF) produced a very limited amount of specially tuned right hand retrieve Airy Red Pixies before Daiwa…

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Zillion 7.3 Limited Tsunekichi Edition (Limited Edition)

NameZillion 7.3 Limited Tsunekichi Edition (Limited Edition)Weight7.94 OuncesMaterialAluminum Frame, Aluminum SideplateBearing count11+1RBGear ratio7.3:1Maximum Drag11.02 PoundsHandle length90mmRetrieveLeftBrake SystemMagForce ZLine Retrive per Turn (IPT)32.3 InchesLine Capacity16lb – 100m / 20lb – 80mYear Produced2009Quantity Produced 7MSRP¥Notes: The Zillion 7: 3 Limited Tsunekichi Edition was an extremely limited shop release of the JDM Zillion Limited 100L.  It was…

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Steez A TWS

In 2017 after the introduction of the Steez SV TWS, Daiwa brought a more rigid saltwater friendly version of the reel to market, the Steez A TWS.  The reels main feature is its high precision machine cut aluminum frame allowing it to be the first Steez safe for use in…

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Steez SV TWS

2016 marked the T-Wing Systems inception into Daiwas flagship platform, the Steez.  The reel features a 34mm 1016 size G1 Duralumin SV spool for excellent casting control.  The drive gear is also G1 Duralumin.  Another new concept is Daiwas Zero Adjuster.  The reel is set from the factory to have…

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APIA Ventura

A special collaboration reel, the APIA Ventura was released in September 2015.  The reel is a joint venture between Anglers Utopia (APIA), Daiwa, and SLP Works.  The reel is based on the Certate 2016 model, thus sharing similar attributes.  It was available in two models, the 2508R-H Speed Custom and…

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Alphas Finesse KTF V2

NameAlphas Finesse KTF V2Base reelAlphas Finesse CustomWeight6.17 OuncesMaterialAluminum Frame, Plastic SideplateBearing count6+1RBGear ratio7.5:1Maximum Drag8.8 PoundsHandle length80mmRetrieveRight/LeftBrake SystemAir Brake SystemLine Retrive per Turn (IPT) Line Capacity8lb – 60m / 12lb – 45mYear Produced2012Quantity Produced MSRP39800¥Notes: The KTF Finesse Alphas V2 is a limited 2012 reel from Karil Tuning Factory.  The reel features a shallow finesse spool with an Air Brake system…

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Team Daiwa-S-C

Introduced in 2003, the Team Daiwa-S-C is a more affordable version of the X-C and Z-C.  The reel features less ball bearings, less weight reduction, and a rubber knob instead of the i-shape cork.  It does retain features such as Twist Buster 2, ABS Air Spool, and the titanium coated…

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Team Daiwa-X-C

The Team Daiwa X-C was introduced in 2000 as a less expensive and less refined version of the newly introduced Team Daiwa Z-C.  The reel came in four models all sporting ABS spools and Air Bails.  The reel lacks the Twist Buster 2, but includes the titanium coated line roller….

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