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Daiwa SALTIST3500 JDM Japanese Domestic Saltist Spinning Reel

Daiwa SALTIST3500 JDM Japanese Domestic Saltist Spinning Reel

Reg Price $209.95
Our Price $179.95

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Reg Price $209.95Our Price $179.95
The Daiwa SALTIST3500 Saltist Spinning Reel is a JDM version of the all new for 2016 line of Saltist reels.† The 3500 is JDM size that is not normally available in the USA market, and it is basically identical to the 4000 size Saltist with a spool fitting slightly less line. Ideal for heavy duty inshore fishing applications and light offshore duty, this spinning reel puts out nearly 18lbs of max drag all in a light package weighing in at 14.8oz. The spool is braid ready, featuring a rubber o ring around the arbor of the spool, which eliminates the necessity of monofilament backing or tape being used to account for lack of stretch in todayís braided lines. The all aluminum body and body cover, along with Digigear gearing provided rigidity and confidence when targeting bruising saltwater species like snook, striped bass, grouper, and more!† Couple all of this with Magseal technology, and you have a durable reel that will perform under the harshest conditions for an extended period of time.
4 Stars based on 10 reviews
By Doug Raab
Ocean City, New Jersey
January 13, 2017
Buy a Saragossa
Not sure how the new ones are, but I have a 4000 and 6500 in old version.. Spend the extra $50 and buy a Saragossa
By Jeff Harris
Port Aransas, Texas
March 6, 2018
A Great Reel
My friend loaned me this reel for 3 weeks. It performed great for me and had way more drag then I needed. Now I am spoil in a way that I own many high end reel and low cost reels. Van Staal 250 x series on down. I will be adding this reel, I really like this reel.
ProsGreat looks and performance
By jaime sanchez jr
March 4, 2018
Very nice reel and the colors are nice, works great
ProsGood deal on price
ConsNone yet
By Giancarlo
November 30, 2017
For all those daiwa haters out there i just have to day this is the smoothest reel I‚€™ve ever seen. The drag is great and has this new magseal technology. Overall really good
By christian flores
south padre island.
October 23, 2017
not worth it over the bg
shares 95 percent of the same parts with bg, only difference is the air-bail which is a very minor change and mag seal which is useless in a partially sealed reel,water can get right into the gearbox not to mention the extra cost of sending the reel to daiwa for service of the mag seal, if you want a boat reel get the bg, if you want a reel that can be dunked the cheapest fully sealed reel is the spheros sw.
By Christopher
October 19, 2017
pretty good reel
I like the reel overall but the only thing that I don't like is the weight and size difference between the 4000 and the 4500 I bought the 4000 loved it but I wanted something with a little bit more line capacity so I got the 4500. The size of the spool just doesn't look right with the size of the body of the reel. Very heavy for a spool of that size. Other than that it is a very nice reel!
ProsGreat performance and durability
ConsThe spool sizes compared to the reel body
By Ahmed
Dubai, Dubai
October 16, 2017
Strong and smooth
I have tried it in Red Sea Egypy it is so Strong and smooth
By alex
Ontario, Canada
October 8, 2017
If you liked the BG series, then you'll love the Saltist!
Incredibly built! Just bought the 6500 Saltist. I also have the 6500 BG and there is a big quality difference. If you have the extra money to buy a Saltist, i would definitely recommend to buy it. Feels very reliable! I know some people wont like my idea, but i would compare it to Saragosa (except the max drag).
ProsQuality reel and not extremely expensive
ConsI wish the max drag was a little higher than 33lb....
July 28, 2017
Daiwa Saltist Spinning reel
fantastic reel i advice evryone to buy it
By tyler
April 28, 2017
smooth and good looking handle feels a little weird but i bought a separate ball handle and installed it with that edition this is a beast
Prossmooth magsealed mainshaft
Consstock handle knob
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