|Reel Name||Gear Ratio||Weight||Bearing Count||Maximum Drag||Brake System||Line Retrive per Turn (IPT)||Line Capacity||Handle Length||MSRP|
|8.1R||8.1:1||5.11oz||9+1RB||8.8 Pounds||Air Brake||31.89 Inches||8lb - 50m||80mm||46200¥|
|8.1L||8.1:1||5.11oz||9+1RB||8.8 Pounds||Air Brake||31.89 Inches||8lb - 50m||80mm||46200¥|
In 2014 Daiwa started to produce the SS Air, finesse casting reel The reel features a shallow light weight finesse spool made of G1 Duralumin, as well as a magnesium frame and sideplates. The reel comes with an air brake system where there is a pop up rotor that automatically engages to automatically emit the correct braking force. Daiwa claims this extends the casting distance of the reel. The SS Air comes with a 80mm swept handle, Zaion star drag (clicking), and I shaped carbon paddle knobs. The reel comes equiped with a Reels with an “L” designates left hand retrieve models, while “R” designates right hand retrieve.
SS Air Sideplate
SS Air Spool