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Shimano TLD-20 Triton Lever Drag Reel

Shimano TLD-20 Triton Lever Drag Reel

Price: $169.99
Model
TD Code
Line Retrieve Per CrankMono Capacity
(lb/yds)
PowerPro Capacity
(lb/yds)
Max Drag
at Full w/Freespool
Max Drag
at Strike w/Freespool
Ball
Bearings
Gear
Ratio
WeightPrice
TLD-20
SHM-0348
32 in20/700
30/450
40/330
50/820
65/745
80/660
23 lb17 lb4BB3.6:123.6 oz$169.99 USD
You don't need a big boat to catch big fish. In fact, there's absolutely no reason why you couldn't catch a 250-pound thresher shark from your 20-foot center console boat. Unless you left your Shimano TLD at home. If you own a small fishing boat, or you often find yourself elbow-to-elbow with your angling compatriots on the large party boats, you need a reel that's both nimble and versatile. The Shimano TLD reels are light in hand, so easy to shift they're almost mindless, and they're adaptable to any number of bluewater species from tuna to striped marlin. And because they're built by Shimano, durability is an inevitable part of the package. A large, private, ocean-going vessel may be neat, but it's not necessary. Just match the tackle to the situation. And let the fish fall where they may.
Lever Drag
Freespool or the perfectly dialed-in strike drag. With Shimano's lever drag reels - including Tiagra and all Shimano TLD reels - you won't make a mistake. Whether you need to back off quickly when a marlin starts its surface dance, or full drag pressure when a tuna goes deep and circles, you can rely on Shimano's lever drag to do the job.

Shimano TLD features:
  • Graphite Frame
  • Graphite Sideplate
  • Aluminum Spool
  • Rod Clamp
  • Barrel Handle Grip
  • A-RB (Anti-Rust Bearings)
  • Clicker
  • Counter Balanced Handle (TLD 15 only)
  • Approved for use in Saltwater
  • Rated for use with Mono, Fluorocarbon and PowerPro lines
Shimano TLD-20 Triton Lever Drag Reel
$169.99
5 Stars based on 3 Review(s)
Capt. Rock
Southampton, NJ
5 Stars
I would recommend this item to a friend.

Very Satisfied
March 17, 2015
I first used these reels on a friend's boat and was impressed with how one handled a foul hooked White Marlin. I figured I couldn't go wrong buying a pair to use for inshore Striped Bass trolling. They are smooth, rugged, have an excellent drag system and are priced right.

jim
pompano bch fl
5 Stars
I would recommend this item to a friend.

shimano tld 20 reels
February 6, 2015
bought these reels for their strength used them on charter boats where they are used everyday

C.H. 'Harry' Jones
Swansboro, NC
5 Stars
I would recommend this item to a friend.

Great Reel, Smooth Drag, Very Lightweight
January 16, 2013
I purchased 2 of these TLD-20's to put on a pair of Penn Mariner Standup rods (630CMST) that I had recently purchased. I plan to utilize these combos for pulling deep-diving plugs (Rapala X-Rap Magnums, Bomber CDs, MirrOlure 111MRs, etc.). The reels matched up perfectly with the rods, and I can't wait to get the line spooled on them (150 yds of Rapala 50 lb Titanium Stretch braid over 250 yds of 40 lb Yo-Zuri hybrid fluoro-mono line. I'm very pleased with the reels so far,and one of the reasons I purchased these reels is their reputation for long and satisfactory service.
Pros:
Smooth Drag Very Lightweight Great Reputation
Cons:
I wish they would modernize the handles, and maybe utilize something a little more like the "soft-grip" handles I have on my Avet reels.




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