Okuma SLX-15CS Solterra SLX Lever Drag Reel

Okuma SLX-15CS Solterra SLX Lever Drag Reel

Price: $129.99
Model
TD Code
Gear RatioBearingsWeight (oz.)Line RetrieveMono. Line Capacity (diameter in mm.)Max. Drag w/ FreespoolPrice
SLX-15CS
OKM-0738
6.0:15BB+2TB+1RB24.642 in.550/20 (0.42)
410/25 (0.48)
310/30 (0.55)
15lbs Strike
22lbs Full
$129.99 USD
Okuma Solterra SLX Lever Drag Reels utilize thrust bearings to deliver a powerful graphite-framed family of lever drag reels with exceptional drag performance.

Features:

  • Stainless steel main gears, pinion gears and shafts
  • Durable corrosion-resistant frame & side plates
  • Stainless steel reinforcing side plate rings
  • Forged aluminum spool with line indicator rings
  • Carbonite drag system with Cal’s universal drag grease
  • 2 thrust bearings reduce handle turning force be over 50%
  • 5BB+2TB+RB stainless steel shielded bearings
  • Double dog, silent anti-reverse on all models
  • Dual anti-reverse system
  • Ratcheting drag lever for precise drag setting
  • Ergo Grip comfort handle
  • Low profile On/Off clicker with stainless steel wishbone
  • High Speed 6.2:1 gear ratios
  • Open top frame design
5 Stars based on 7 reviews
By Marshall
TX
Excellent Reel. Very impressed
September 8, 2020
Purchased two as a trial run. My goal was an all-around reel that can handle anything from trolling for king mackerel to dropping live baits for small-medium grouper/snapper to jigging knife jigs for amberjack. After two trips I can say that these reels will do all of the above. They hold exactly 300yd of 80lb suffix performance braid- overkill and I’ll probably go with 65lb in the future but may stick with 80. Paired with a boat rod, one works great for light trolling. The drag is smooth, the gears seem powerful and solid. The other, paired with a heavy jigging rod easily handled 40-50lb amberjack and 20lb+ reef fish. I will be purchasing more and recommend that you give the 10cs a try. The larger models are also solid as I have used the 50 paired with a bent butt for trolling and very large AJ/grouper. Solid reel for a low price.
ProsSmooth drag Price Rate of retrieve Appearance Line capacity
ConsNone yet
By Bob
Crawfordville, Florida
Okuma reel
July 12, 2020
Excellent reel for the money works great for snapper and grouper fishing in the gulf
By Reese
Lutz, fl
Love this reel, just bought 2 more for guests
December 16, 2018
I have had a Solterra for a few years and love it. Bought two more for guests on my boat. It is light weight enough to be comfortable for long trips and has power to get big fish to the boat.
ProsVery comfortable design. Smooth operation. Handles abuse of bottom fishing well
By Chuck
Mass
works great
July 13, 2018
bought 2 for cod/haddock/pollock fishing. took them out for a 12 hr marathon fishing trip. no issues, much easier/smoother to reel in then the old Penn reels we had been using.
Prossmooth, much less effort required
By Jim D.
Hubert, NC
Great purchase for intended use
November 30, 2017
Smooth and easy to handle, used for east and west coast bottom fishing. Lever drag is right on. Great ratio is perfect for bottom fishing. I have found no negatives for this reel.
By Reese
Lutz, FL
Nice power for the size
July 4, 2017
I had intended to buy this for snapper and lighter fishing, which it handles with ease. The nice surprise was how easily it handled grouper. Nice size to fish all day and handles most fish of West Central Florida easily.
ProsSize, Power, Reliability
By Brad S.
Ailee, Georgia
Okuma Solterra
May 3, 2017
The reel seems to be very good quality for its price. It is a bit heavy though.
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