2018 Curado K

2018 Features The 2018 Curado K features Shimano’s X-Ship for improved gear durability, MicroModule, S3D, SVS Brake System, S A-RB, and is Saltwater Safe.  The palm side plate is now attached to the reel.  The reel boasts a matte black appearance with a “Curado Green” spool and cast control know…

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Curado 200G

Shimano again refreshed the Curado lineup in 2011 bringing us the Curado G series.  The reels form is based on the Caenan.  The G series has a reduced weight from the E series, but also features less bearings.  The frame is aluminum while the sideplates are graphite.  The drag star…

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Curado 50E

2010 brought a new finesse orientated expansion to the Curado E lineup, the Curado 50E.  The reel features many of the same features as the larger 200E such as HEG, Dartanium Drag, and a Magnumlite Spool, while reducing the overall size and weight. Reel Name Gear Ratio Weight Bearing Count…

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Curado 300E

In 2009 Shimano “soft” refreshed the 300D into the 300E.  The reel remained the same other than the color schemes on the body, handle, and spool.  The reel again features “Curado Green” paint on the body.  The 300EJ is identical to the 300E while featuring a power handle with one…

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Curado 300D

The Curado 300D was released in 2006 as a heavy duty high capacity low profile reel.  A new innovation, Shimano took round reel power and capacity and put it in a more comfortable low profile body.  The reel features HEG and a Dartanium drag.  The left handed 301DSV model was…

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Curado 100D

Along with the new Curado 200D in 2006, the 100D was introduced.  Based on the popular 100B, the 100D took refinement further.  The spool was upgraded to the shallower and lighter Magnumlite spool.  It also retains the VBS brake system, albeit with a redesigned hub for better performance.  The knobs…

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Curado 200D

2006 brought big news from Shimano, a refresh of the Curado lineup.  The 200D Series sports a high and low speed ratio and a lower profile on the rod than the previous generation.  The reel still features Shimanos standard Super Free and VBS systems while also adding an Aluminum Magnumlite…

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Curado 100B

Introduced in 2001, the Curado 100B was a lighter and smaller version of the ever popular 200B.  The reel features reduced weight and size while still retaining the solid aluminum frame, VBS, and Super Stopper.  The reel is right at home casting small jigs and topwaters while also excelling for…

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