Shimano CH150XGG Chronarch G Baitcasting Reel

Shimano CH150XGG Chronarch G Baitcasting Reel

Price: $289.99
TD Code
Inches Per CrankGear RatioMono Line Capacity
(lb test/yds)
PowerPro Line Capacity
(lb test/yds)
Max Drag (lb)Ball BearingsWeight
108+16.7$289.99 USD
Shimano Chronarch G Baitcasting Reels are made with advanced technology and offer top performance for saltwater anglers. It's made with Shimano's MicroModule gearing for more efficient gear train and smoother feel. Perfect for light inshore fishing, especially wade fishing. Great for speckled trout, redfish, and flounder species.
5 Stars based on 8 reviews
By Justin
July 8, 2021
I can’t say enough about how great this reel is. While I love the Curados and Scorpions, IMO this thing just outperforms them.
  • Quality build
  • Very smooth retrieve
  • Exceptional casting distance
  • Fair priced.
By Kenny L.
Upper TX Coast
One of My Favorite Reels !
October 17, 2020
My 151 is the reel on my go-to rig for throwing super-light 1/8oz and 1/16oz crab and shrimp imitation lures when i'm chasing after Reds or Flounder. Being so small, it's super lightweight, and it just disappears into the palm of my hand And, with a retrieve that is like spinning glass, it's effortless to cast all morning long.
By Brian
Palacios, Texas
Awesome reel
May 4, 2020
Have been using Chronarch's for the past 10 years and the CH 150 is as smooth and easy casting as a reel can get. Is worth the extra $$ to go a notch up from the other Shimano reels. But these are great reels too!
  • Smooth casting, if set properly essentially no way to backlash
  • none really
By Steve
Edinburg , tx
Wade fisherman’s dream
March 5, 2020
Great reel and build. Nice tolerances and performances and won’t dissolve like the magnesium framed reels. Smooth drag and ergonomics are perfect, disappears in the hand
  • Light made for saltwater
  • None
By Jackson
Excellent Reel
December 15, 2019
I use it for for plastics with a 1/8 to 1/4 jig head. Casts well and handles fish well. Best iteration of the Chronarch since the 100B.
By Dean
Pequea, PA
Easy casting
June 3, 2019
I have fished spinning tackle almost exclusively. I wanted to give baitcasters a try, and wanted something to stand up to saltwater. This is it. Smooth drag and casts easily.
  • Quality reel.
  • Smooth drag
  • Easy casting
  • None
By william
New Jersey
Shimano always made good freshwater gear
April 4, 2019

Way back 30 years ago plus and when I was younger my family lived a considerable amount further away from my fathers boat in Atlantic Highlands than i do today, so freshwater fishing was my main way of fishing, and my shimano was my go to company. Still have some of my old reels in the garage that still work smooth till this day that are older than my son and daughter.

By Glen
Oakland, CA
Great inshore reel
February 16, 2018
Holding up good so far for inshore fishing.
1 Question & 2 Answers
William Roth
from Florida. Salt water asked:
December 13, 2017
Is this the same Reel as the chronarch MGL if not does it have the same features
2 Answers
The G series is a different reel than the MGL, The MGL reels have the Hagane Body and the G series has a Super free spool setting.
on December 14, 2017
No it is not, the Shimano Chronarch MGL Casting Reels have Magnumlite Spools, which allow for a low moment of inertia increasing better distance in casting but all in all two different reels.
on December 14, 2017


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