Shimano TP4000SWBXG Twin Power SW Spinning Reel

Shimano TP4000SWBXG Twin Power SW Spinning Reel

Price: $479.99
TD Code
Gear RatioLine Retrieve
Max DragBall BearingsWeight
2411+112.5$479.99 USD
The SW technology which was previously exclusive to the flagship Stella adorns the Twin Power family. With sizes from 4000 through to a powerhouse 10000 size, these are seriously tough reels, appealing to saltwater anglers seeking all sizes of fish including big game blue water species. Freshwater spinning experts will also appreciate such top-end quality. Bristling with advanced features including AR-C spool, SR one-piece bail arm and Waterproof Rigid Support Drag. Gear ratios range from 4.9:1 on the 8000PG model, to a pacy yet perfectly measured 6.2:1 on the 5000. Powered by S A-RB bearings, these are true thoroughbreds.

  • Pinion Gear: Super hard brass
  • Stainless steel bail
  • Aluminum rotor
  • X-Ship technology
  • X-Rigid Rotor
  • X-Tough Drag
  • XGT7 Side Cover
4.5 Stars based on 20 reviews
By Tim S.
Marmora nj
Reel handle has play in it and I just opened the box for the first time
December 23, 2020
I just bought a twin power sw 5000 when I opened it and went to spin it I noticed the reel handle already had a little play in it for a $500 reel that shouldn’t be like that kinda disappointed
  • Super Smooth
  • Play in handle
great reel
November 11, 2020
super smoth, no issue. for all kind of fishing. super strong
By Jeff
Levittown, PA
Very smooth
July 18, 2020
I bought a 14k & I really like it, smooth with a powerful drag. I'd highly recommend this reel, a lot of the same features as a Stella but $400 less.
  • Smooth
  • Power Drag
By Philip
Twin Power
June 17, 2020
Few times out but so far so good
  • Solid. Great retrieving reel.
  • None.
By Cobb
Glenmoore, PA
May 5, 2020
I used my friends a few time and it is incredible, very comparable to the stella
By Kenny
Columbia, Maryland
the ultimate budget stella
December 30, 2019
smooth reel, great drag, love the power knob. it's just a budget stella! but once you get a stella phew
By Thomas W.
Awesome Tuna Jig Reel.
August 30, 2019
lower gear ratio than the 14k with almost the same size spool. I spooled it with 65 braid and put this reel on the shimano game type J 605s and had the perfect setup for inshore tuna. Took fish to 68” on the jig with no problem.
  • Great reel.
  • None
By Cyaco
Upstate NY
Really? 4000XG comes with felt drag washers...
April 29, 2019
Really? 4000XG comes with felt drag washers...

Everything is fine except the handle and drag washers.
1. 4000XG handle is 60mm long with EVA knob vs. 5000XG handle is 65mm long with CI4+ knob
so, I upgraded 4000XG handle to 5000XG handle.
2. 4000XG has the felt drag washers so I upgraded to the Carbontex drag washers.
3. I added O-ring to Handle Screw Cap

  • feels strong
  • I think Twin Power SW is better than Twin Power XD
By Steve E.
shaman twin power 8000
March 31, 2019
very nice all around saltwater reel
By John L.
Lancaster, Pa
Great reel for the money!
January 19, 2019
One of the best reel out in the market for the money.!
By John I.
Charleston SC
Top shelf performance at a great price
October 11, 2018
Currently using this reel in 3000, 4000, and 8000 sizes. Almost everything feels nice out of the box, but does it last? These reels are used hard, and have continued to preform at the highest level. My absolute favorite for everyday fishing. From speckled trout to tarpon its my favorite.
  • excellent drag
  • great handle
  • durable
By allan
I came here under the fish gear guide for dorado
September 25, 2018
I have seen these in person before at a local shop and was impressed with the smoothness of the retrieve, but i didn't think it would be used for mahi or even bigger fish (the guy who worked there was not very fishing knowledgeable), and couldn't even tell me the line capacity or drag. I usually don't like spinning reel setups and prefer using my Penn international 975 baitcaster reel setup when i fish for mahi. This reel does look like a monster though with 62 lbs of drag.....are you kidding me. You could probably tow a small car with that.
  • beautiful spinning reel. Smooth. 62 Lbs or drag.....What
  • $619 is expensive
By Justes
August 23, 2018
It performs great! Locked down a 96 lb GT with ease
By Seth
Palm Beach, Florida
A Must Have Reel
March 20, 2018
This is a must have reel that can do almost anything. The drag is Unbelievably smooth at top end - we catch everything from snappers to Yellowfin tuna on this reel. Great product for the Angler Who is focused on quality and performance
  • Smooth drag
  • Durable
  • Powerful
  • None
By Jeffery G.
Great reel super strong super smooth
August 10, 2017
This reel is amaizing
4 Questions & 4 Answers
from South Wellfleet, MA asked:
March 4, 2019
Can I use the spool from a sustain 4000 on a sw tp 4000, they look the same to me?
1 Answer
While they look the same the fitment is off. 
Submitted by: Bernie De Graaf on March 7, 2019

Joe Mendoza
from San Jose, Ca. asked:
June 5, 2021
Is this made in Japan 
1 Answer
Yes this reel is manufactured in Japan.
Submitted by: Paul Olah on June 7, 2021

from Cádiz, La Línea de la Concepción. asked:
November 25, 2020
Para que modalidades podría emplear este carrete independientemente de los modelos mas rápidos o lentos de arrastres. Muchas gracias un saludo.

1 Answer
These range from sizes 4000-14000 so these models will be good for anything from inshore bottom fishing all the way to offshore popping for tuna.

These are very nice inshore/near shore reels that can handle most species you will be targeting in these ranges. 

Submitted by: Alex T on December 1, 2020

Kurt Roos
from NJ asked:
March 9, 2018
Can the Saragosa handle be used on this reel, its a beefier handle? Round doesnt feel right for me as its on my Penn Slammer.
1 Answer
The Saragossa handle will not fit on the Pen Slammer reel.
Submitted by: Donald on March 9, 2018


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