The Tica TB8000 is designed to deal with large predators like kingies and snapper. With a maximum drag output of 25kg, this reel will handle anything big fish can throw at it and features a waterproof aluminium main body, cover, and rotor, and a forged aluminium-alloy spool. The main shaft is hardened stainless steel and has eight sealed stainlesssteel ball bearings to keep it running as smooth as silk. Other features include an instant antireverse roller bearing, anti-twist line roller, oversize hypalon grip and a huge waterproof carbon drag. The 5.2:1 gearing will recover 1.13m per handle turn and the line capacities are: braid 24kg/700m, or mono 10kg/300m.This reel comes with a 10-year warranty.
Buy online at www.kilwell.co.nz and have it shipped freight-free to your favourite Kilwell dealer.
01 November 2018