Shimano Baitrunner BTR12000D Beach Runner BR1530S10CT Surf Spin Combo

Shimano Baitrunner BTR12000D Beach Runner BR1530S10CT Surf Spin Combo

Reg Price $250.98
Our Price $219.99
Model
TD Code
Reel SpecificationsRod SpecificationsPrice
BTR12000D / BR1530S10CT
SHM-1932
Model: BTR12000D
Mono Capacity (lb/yds): 12/550, 16/350, 20/265
PowerPro Capacity (lb/yds): 50/505, 65/310, 80/230
Gear Ratio: 4.4:1
Line Retrieve per Crank: 37in
Max Drag: 25lb
Baitrunner Max Drag: 2.0lb
S A-RB Bearings: 3
Roller Bearings: 1
Weight: 30.0oz
Model: BR1530S10CT
Length: 10'
Pieces: 2
Action: Medium
Line Wt. (lb): 15-30
Lure Wt. (oz): 2 - 5
No. of Guides + Tip: 6
Reg Price $250.98Our Price $219.99
Shimano's Baitrunner D incorporates all of the latest technology and gives you the confidence of a legendary drivetrain and auto-return Baitrunner feature as well as better castability, better line lay, less backlash, wind knots or tangles, less friction on the line, larger, more comfortable grips, a higher max drag as well as a wider range of Baitrunner settings than its predecessors.

Sea Striker Beach Runner surf rods are built with a graphite tubular blank for strength and sensitivity. Premium graphite reel seats feature stainless steel hoods. Aluminum oxide guides and tips are perfectly spaced and sized for long casts. Cork tape grips are perfect for surf fishing needs.

An $8.00 oversize packaging charge applies to this item as it ships in a long heavy duty tube to protect your items. This fee will still apply when discount shipping coupons are used.
Shimano Baitrunner features:
  • Graphite Frame
  • Graphite Sideplate
  • Propulsion Line Management System: Propulsion Spool Lip, S-Arm Cam, SR One-Piece Bail Wire, Power Roller III
  • Varispeed Oscillation
  • S-Concept: S-Rotor, S-Arm Cam, Direct Drive Mechanism (Thread-In Handle Attachment), Oversized Septon Grips for Power and Comfort, WP Drag (Waterproof Drag)
  • Machined Aluminum Handle
  • Dartainium II Drag Washers (Cross Carbon)
  • Repairable Clicker
  • S A-RB (Shielded A-RB) Ball Bearings
  • Super Stopper II
  • Dyna-Balance
  • Floating Shaft
  • Fluidrive II Gearing
  • Approved for use in Saltwater
  • Rated for use with Mono, Fluorocarbon and PowerPro lines
5 Stars based on 19 reviews
By Matthew
PA
Catfish
July 18, 2021
Needed some new flathead catfish rods. I dont like bait casters for catfishing and love the bait runners. Onsale the rod is pretty much free. Would make a nice striper setup aswell. Will be buying more
By Benjamin
Chisago City, MN
Looks and feels great can't wait to use
February 12, 2021
Just got this today on time delivery and everything arrived in working order. Put it all together and the reel feels great nice and smooth. The rod action feels good also can't wait to get to the beach and test this thing out. I am going to follow up with a review once I get a fish on the end of this rod
By Kenny
Columbia, Maryland
Awesome chunk setup
December 26, 2019
especially great when using fish finder rig on the beaches
By Brandon
Roseville, CA
Awesome deal for this combo
November 30, 2019
Pretty much getting the rod for free. Reel is butter smooth. Rod we shall see after the first run at the surf. But overall looks good. Reminds me of the okuma series of rod or the bass pro brand off shore surf rods.
Pros
  • Good deal
By Garrett
Quitman TX
Sea Striker Bait runner Combo
June 29, 2019
Great combo. Great for shark and bull red. Would like several more
Pros
  • Bait runner is amazing
By Wayne
Wellfleet, MA
Great Combo
May 17, 2019
My first experience with TackleDirect and am very pleased with the result. The Combo is nicely matched and the reel operation is superb.
By Emery
Melrose, MA
Great into-intermediate setup
May 13, 2019
This combo will give you the casting distance required to reach fish breaking way out there, but also has the awesome bait runner feature. This means you can fish with plugs and bait with no change in gear necessary.
By Chris
Gulf Shores,Al.
Love this combo
April 22, 2019
I fish a lot of different combos but this is one of my favorites.
Pros
  • cost and quality
Cons
  • none
By Rick
Brooklyn
Believe in the baitrunner!
February 21, 2019
This is my 2nd bait runner both paired with 10ft Tsunami Air waves! The best real on the market for chunking bunker for stripers and bluefish!
By Christian
Rhode Island
Great surfcasting setup for the money
July 22, 2018
Reel casts a mile and looks and feels more expensive than it is. Rod isn't very sensitive but it's cheap so thats expected, but it's real strong considering the price. Has no problem launching large plugs for striped bass. I noticed nobody else complained of this but the rubber grips on the rod reek like a tire factory. I wash my hands multiple times when I'm done but still reek like pepboys. The smell gets on everything. Hopefully it'll fade in time
Pros
  • Great rod and reel for the money
Cons
  • The rod is cheap so that worrys me a little if I hook up to a large blue or striper but it feels strong so hopefully it is. The grips reeking like a rubber factory is the biggest downside of the rod. It's insane how strong the smell is
By Ryan
belmar nj
Good Deal
April 6, 2018
Great price and combo.
Pros
  • Super smooth reel
  • Great action on the rod
By Jon
New Gloucester Maine
Great
February 1, 2018
Love this combo. Wicked good price. Love the handle on the rod and the Shimano reel is flawless. Love it would definitely purchase again.
Pros
  • Rod reel for almost same price as just the reel
Cons
  • None that Iâ?‚??"?ve noticed
By David
Meansville, Georgia
Nice Combo
July 31, 2017
Was going to purchase rod and reel separately but stumbled onto this combo for only $10 more than the cost of the reel alone! The Shimano reel is smooth as glass casting and retrieving. The rod is light enough for small pan fish (whiting, croakers, etc.) but with enough back bone to handle the big fish. I'm very pleased with my purchase.
Pros
  • Nice quality, great value, light weight.
Cons
  • None
By Will
Raleigh, NC
Very nice, great features, great design and workmanship. Highly functional, smooth, yet strong and durable.
October 26, 2016
Love this combo. It cast great, it has a great bait runner system, good drag. Big handle for a solid grip, the handle on the rod is wrapped for a secure grip. Love it, Will probably buy another one soon. Can't say enough about this setup. Much nicer than other manufactures products. Shimano is no doubt a leader and innovator in the fishing industry.
By highliner
ny
shimano baitrunner btr 12000 d
January 29, 2015
strong and usefull
Pros
  • easy operation, well built, good price
Cons
  • little heavy
4 Questions & 4 Answers
Bo braswell
from Georgia asked:
March 29, 2019
How well does this rod cast lures over reefs?
1 Answer
When correctly loaded with the correct weight this combo will cast a mile. 
Submitted by: Bernie De Graaf on April 4, 2019

Daniel
from Pleasantville nj asked:
August 12, 2018
Hasta que cierta cantidad para que lo envien a Oaxaca. México
1 Answer
Podemos enviar tantos artículos como desee a México
Submitted by: Bernie on August 15, 2018

Ryan
from PA asked:
March 9, 2018
Hey, I'm trying to purchase my first surf combo...This combo is looking good, but the reel seems a bit large for me. What is the 12000 size comparable to, to other reels?
1 Answer
The 12000 D compared to other reels is a Penn Slammer 5500.
Submitted by: Donald on March 9, 2018

Frank
from LBI, NJ asked:
February 7, 2017
Can u upgrade to the next size reel? And are these in store?
1 Answer
They are in store..please come in to work something out. There is no way to swap them out over the website.
Submitted by: John on February 8, 2017

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