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Shimano Tiagra TI50WLRSA Fishing Reel

Shimano Tiagra TI50WLRSA Fishing Reel

Price: $699.99
TD Code
Line Retrieve
Per Crank
Line Capacity
PowerPro Line Capacity
Max Drag at Full With Freespool
Max Drag at Strike with Freespool
Gear Ratio
37/15 in.80/55080/1575
86.3$699.99 USD
Tiagra reels feature an innovative hydrothermal drag system that virtually eliminates the drag setting variances that affect todays big game reels. They combine technology with years of expertise to deliver a reel that is truly superior. The new Tiagra 12, 16, 20, 30, 30 wlrs, 50, 50w, 50wrls, 80, and 130 finally bring the strength and reliability of a solid aluminum frame to members of the Tiagra family. Designed to fish heavier line right out of the box, these reels are perfectly suited to long range fishing.
Shimano Tiagra A Featured Highlights

A-RB (Anti-Rust Bearings)
Our specially treated stainless steel ball bearings are at least 10 times more corrosion resistant than standard stainless steel ball bearings.

Forged Aluminum Spool
These spools are made from cold forged aluminum then machined to provide an extremely dense, solid construction that can withstand the heavy drag pressures the reels can apply.

Chrome Plated Sideplate Screws
The sideplate screws are chrome plated to prevent corrosion.

2-Speed Gearing
Uses 2 sets of gears that are always engaged for quick, easy gear ratio changes even under load.

Ratcheting Drag Lever
eliminates the chance of the drag lever backing off due to boat vibration and allows for more precise adjustment.

Twin Disk Drag System
uses two drag disks and a floating drag plate to effectively double the drag surface which provides a wide range of settings and increased durability (TI16 & TI130A only).

The clicker increases the tension on freespool and activates a clicking alarm when a fish bites.

The handle grip material, Septon, is soft to the touch and does not get slippery when wet (not available on TI12 & TI16).

This lubrication improves freespool while maintaining protection and durability of moving parts.

Metal Series
With the Metal Series, metal frames keep moving parts in precise alignment for increased efficiency and durability.

Machined Aluminum Frame
These frames are machined from solid aluminum pipestock, which makes them incredibly rigid and strong for ultra tight tolerances.

Offset Ergonomic Power Grip
The power grip is offset on multiple axes to allow natural hand, arm and wrist angles to improve comfort and power (not available on (TI12 & TI16).

Ergonomic Power Handle
Comfortable, non-slip grip provides maximum comfort and torque (TI12 & TI16).
5 Stars based on 16 reviews
By Adam Sherer
Barnegat NJ/Northlake Pei
October 12, 2018
Amazing reel
The Tiagra 130 is by far the most durable heavy tackle reel in today’s market. We have several that have hundreds of giant bluefin under their belt without any malfunctions. If you are serious about Big game Fishing then the tiagra 130 is the reel for you.
By Scott W.
South Florida
January 21, 2018
Classic reel
This is a nice reel. Solid, classic design plus functionality. Plenty of line capacity running as a 50 with option to run 80 if you don't need the extra line on mono. Use braid and your capacity is off the chart. Love the handle and ability to shift speeds easily. Take care of it and it should last forever.
ProsHeavy tackle gear for big game fish.
ConsHeavy and costly.
By Bruce Wilkinson
San Diego CA
December 29, 2017
Tiagras are just great reels
Tiagras are one of the best reels on the market. I brought two of the 116s to add to my other six Tiagras. They are a bit heavier than many reels but will last a life time.
By Justin
Charleston, SC
August 31, 2016
Tough as nails
When you need a reel with the power to conquer some of the biggest, strongest fish in the ocean go with the Tiagra. Ruggedly reliable, unstoppable reels.
By P.A.
February 11, 2016
Can't go wrong with this reel
Have 4 of these and each has served me well. Highly recommend.
By Paul
Stuart, Florida
December 6, 2015
Shimano Tiagra 30W
Awesome Reel. Highly recommend.
By Ken
Millburn, NJ
May 12, 2015
One of my favorite offshore reels
These reels are great. Dependable, smooth drag and plenty of capacity. The only reel I would consider over this is the Okuma Makaira.
By Jose
calexico CA
May 11, 2015
Best Reel Ever !!
This Reel, is smooth as Silk and so powerful that make you feel secure at any stage of the battle !!
ProsQuality Performance !! Fair price !!
By Brian
lake worth , florida
April 30, 2015
Shark slayer
Great reel. Solid drag.
By Michael
Tampa Florida
April 9, 2015
All Purpose Big Game Reel
Never had any trouble with it going on 3 years now, hooked several big fish there is a much greater chance of hooks bending out, wire breaking, or line snapping then ever having a problem with this reel.
By Bonniot
Saint Raphael, France
March 24, 2015
great reel
Great! Smooth action, good drag and very strong
ProsSmooth, strong
By Jean Dupre
San Diego CA
February 23, 2015
Great reels
Very smooth drags and light weight
ProsGreat pulling power
By sam
Ventura, Ca
December 17, 2014
Great! Smooth action, added width is what I need for the hard to get fish!!
Extra line capacity is what sold me on the product
ProsSmooth, strong, lots of line capacity
By samuel
santa barbara, CA
November 4, 2014
Great all around reel
Made to last, great size for rock fish to yellow tail Tuna. Shamano has a winner!
ProsIntermediate size, great quality, easy to use.
ConsNone so far
By jerrry
clayton, NC
April 12, 2014
awesome reel
I bought one of these reels and boy was I impressed. My tiagra is built like a tank. I spooled it with 1000 yds of 150lb braid plus a top shot. I mainly use it for trolling and have confidence that it will pull anything in I hook too.
Proslooks nice. works great. two speed is wonderful
Consfeels a little heavy
1 Question & 1 Answer
Ricardo Grossman
from Los Angeles , CA asked:
October 17, 2014
Is this unit for right handed
1 Answers
Hello Ricardo! This particular reel is a right handed reel. Please feel free to contact us if you have any more questions!
Customer Service
on October 18, 2014


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