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Okuma Spinning Reels
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SPOOLING/RIGGING:

Please note, you will see many spooling options for the reels listed below. It's not our intent to confuse folks, but you do have options here unlike some places and we take pride in the fact we can rig things according to your needs, applications and preferences. We have been pioneers in Super Braid / Spectra rigging and we offer a few methods of rigging the lines together beyond most retailers capability, including the standard long range Bimini to Albright knots, Served and Sato connections. We do not use simple uni-to-uni knots for connecting braid to leader, we take the time to make a better knot, one that will hold up over time and deal with larger fish. Simpler knots don't work as well. You can see videos of what we do on our YouTube channel - CharkBaitUSA. We can upgrade that connection to one of several options, the benefit with those connections is that the diameter is thinner and that allows the line to flow through your rod's guides more smoothly, has less resistance in the water and is stealthier. If you have questions regarding rigging, please give us a call or zap back an email and we can go over things with you. Bottom line, you have options with us and we're proud of our staff's ability to rig things to your needs rather than simply "slapping" things together. Our knots hold, as does our in-line rigging.

 

 

What's New?

Okuma SURF 8K
Long Cast Spinning Reel
Reduced Price SUPER BRAID RIGGING

Honestly, we really don't spend much time looking at low end reels here. Their disposable nature moves our focus to something hopefully longer lived. BUT, there are times when we miss something special, and I'm admitting I did just that by skipping over this reel when first announced. Okuma's Surf 8K is indeed something special, and I'm offering that I blew this one, didn't recognize it for what it was - a very nice reel for a person seeking extra casting distance from a surf spinner while trying to keep the budget down. Why a long cast spool, the line comes off better for distance casts, less lip overhang.  Okuma is getting stronger in the niche pieces to complement their bread and butter more general purpose rods and reels.

There's a lot to talk about on this unique reel. You get an on/off auto trip bait feeding system, dual force drag, carbon drag washers, brass Dual Force Drag and spool shaft stabilizer, corrosion resistant stainless steel bearings, quick set anti-reverse bearing for zero back play in handle. Corrosion resistant casting process, machined aluminum screw in handle, slow oscillation system for improved line lay, corrosion resistant graphite body and rotor, hydro block water tight drag seal, machined aluminum spool...and a 1 year warranty. Yep, lots of features and that's surprising at this price level. The reel is robust, and it's long cast design makes it something of interest for our surf focused fisherman.  Beta, our Huntington Beach shop manager actually "discovered" this reel when preparing for a Costa Rica trip.  Costa Rica is becoming his target location for fishing, and likely retirement down the road. He was looking for a couple useful rods and reels for his last trip and stumbled upon this one. Bought it, used it, can recommend it strongly. The reel is a serious value, and offers serious performance, and only runs $100! That makes it something very attractive for opportunistic fisherman looking to take advantage of surf fishing options while on a vacation.  Grab this reel, one of Okuma's Nomad traveling Surf rods or one of the Toro Surf Explorer models while available... You have yourself a wonderful companion for almost any vacation, and with a travel rod to match you can travel with peace of mind knowing your gear will arrive in fishable condition. 

Back to Beta, he also brought down some longer rods in a strong secure rod case. Sure enough, the baggage checkers ruined all of his rods! Broken guides on each one piece rod he brought down, when TSA opened up the case and put it back together, incorrectly, the handlers stripped guides off all rods...except his travel rods which traveled in their own small cases. Not the way one would like to be greeted upon reaching your destination on a well planned fishing trip. If it weren't for the travel rods he would have been one grumpy guy, as it was a vacation was salvaged because he had the travel rods.  Back to the reel: In my estimation it's a $200 reel being sold at $100, could be the perfect take-along for a vacation.

 

Model Gearing Bearings Weight Line Retrieve Max Drag Mono Capacity Frame Sideplates Rotor Spool Price
SURF-8K 4.7:1 5HPB+1RB 26.9 OZ 42.6" 40 LBS 550 YDS 15#, 450/20# Graphite Graphite Graphite Aluminum $99.99

 

FREE MONO SPOOLING, REDUCED PRICE BRAID RIGGING
& FREE SHIPPING FOR MOST ORDERS OVER $150!

 

 

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FREE Mono Spooling, Braid Optional at Reduced Cost spooling requirements: Super Braid and mono using drop-down menus. Select the length option below and rigging style. Questions? give us a call or zap over an email.
Braid MFG
Braid Test
Mono Manufacturer  for topshot
Mono Test for topshot
Rigging Style
OPTIONAL SPOOLING SELECTIONS
300 yards Toro Tamer Solid BRAID supplied per above selections
- If you require additional line spooled please select options below.
we will bill for only the additional amount you select below
(Price is per 100 yards, for 200 additional yards, select 2 in the quantity box,
for 1000 additional yards select 10)
Optional Sato Knotless Rigging
must also select Hollow Core Spectra above

$20.00

Optional Served Knotless Rigging
must also select Hollow Core Spectra above

$20.00

Quantity Additional Spooling Price
Additional Yards Braid beyond 300 yds  SOLID - per 100 yards (50, 60, 80, 100, 130#) $12.00
per 100 yards
Additional Yards Braid beyond 300 yds 12 or 16 Strand HOLLOW - per 100 yards  (40, 50, 60, 80, 100, 130#) $20.00
per 100 yards

 

FREE MONO SPOOLING, FREE BRAID RIGGING
& FREE SHIPPING FOR STANDARD SIZED ITEMS OVER $150!
RODS AND OTHER OVERSIZED ITEMS WILL CARRY A SHIPPING CHARGE

 

 

Okuma Makaira Spinning Reels

First Introduced at 2016 ICAST - now finally here over a year later!
Time well spent in testing, evaluation & improving.

The new Makaira Spinning Reels will put some much deserved heat into the high end spinning reel marketplace.  These new reels have some other manufacturers worried. Okuma focuses on the four D's, design, drive, drag and durability as core performance elements. That's the underlying design philosophy behind all new models coming from this giant. The new Makaira spinning reels are built from the ground up to be the toughest, most durable spinning reels an angler can own. They are constructed from the finest and strongest materials available. Just as the Makaira conventional reels turned the industry on it's head, so too will these new spinning reels, for good reason:

- Forged aluminum machine cut body/sideplates
- Forged aluminum machine cut Cyclonc Flow rotor
- Forged stainless steel main gear for power and strength
- Oversized 17-4 grade stainless steel spool shaft - less flex
- Precision machine cut stainless steel pinion gear
- Hydro Sealed Body and Dual Force Drag system for maximum protection
- Carbonite high output drag with Cal's drag grease on full DFD
- Customized Pre-set drag system, works like a lever drag reel
- 9HPB - 1 RB all corrosion resistant stainless steel bearings
- Dual anti-reverse system for maximum strength and reliability
- Quick-Set stainless steel German anti-reverse roller bearing
- CRC corrosion-resistant coating process
- Machined aluminum 2 tone anodized spool with LCS lip
- Machined aluminum screw in handle arm for added strength
- Right and Left hand models use different handles, greater security and strength, for user flexibility
- Heavy duty, solid aluminum bail wire with manual trip
- Machined aluminum handle knob: custom options will be available
- Last but not least, Makaira Spinning reels are backed by a 5 year limited warranty!

Those are some serious features, and they don't tell the full story about these all machined aluminum framed, sideplate, rotor, spool beasts. These are powerful spinning reels like none other on the market - they are more like tanks than coffee grinders! Okuma took the fine points of their industry leading Makaira conventional reels and put 'em on a spinning! The Makaira drag system is unique, takes advantage of the complete surface area of the carbon fiber drag washers; making full contact with the carbon washers for maximum efficiency and drag output. The DFD (dual force drag concept) applies pressure to both sides of the spool in order to maximize use of the available surface area. Enlarging the working surfaces of the drag system dramatically improves heat dissipation. These reels are engineered to withstand the harshest conditions the ocean can offer. Makaira spinning reels have 23 different oil retaining o-rings and gaskets, water tight, all the internal mechanisms are sealed and protected from salt. The result is the best-of-the-best when it comes to big game fishing reels.

 

 

The spools are made for braid, non-slip (however we'll still treat the spool as we normally do to ensure no-slipping). Note the "pre-set" for the drag system at the top of the spool, similar to conventional leverdrags. Also, these reels are available for left OR right hand retrieve. All one really needs to do to change is to order the alternate handle and swap sides for the crank cover - easy and strong. (Unlike inexpensive reels that allow for an easy change, there's an inherent weakness which Okuma avoids in their design.)

Alan Hawk made a very good review of the Makaira spinning reels, worth the read: http://www.alanhawk.com/reviews/mks.html

 
Model Gear Ratio Weight Capacity
Mono
Capacity
BRAID
Max Drag @ full Bearings Line Retrieve Price
MK-10000LS 4.9:1 28.2 oz* 300/20# 400/50#
300/65#
55 lbs 9HPB+1RB 40.0" $699.99
MK-20000LS 5.8:1 32.5 oz* 330/30# 500/65#
400/80#
66 lbs 9HPB+1RB 51.6" $799.99
MK-30000LS 5.8:1 36.7 oz* 360/50# 700/80#
570/100#
66 lbs 9HPB+1RB 65.7 $879.99

*They didn't try to make 'em light, they made 'em strong!

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Handle Crank Side

Right or Left hand retrieve
Reels can accommodate either right or left hand retrieve however threads on the handle are different - so a different handle must be supplied depending upon which an angler prefers.
     

 

FREE SHIPPING + FREE Hi Quality Super BRAID

- Select the reel model using the drop-down menu above. Then, select your spooling requirements: Spectra/Braid and mono using drop-down menus. Select the length option below and rigging style. Questions, give us a call or zap over an email 

FREE Mono Spooling, Braid Optional at FREE and/or Reduced Cost
Select your spooling requirements: Super Braid and mono using drop-down menus. Select the length option below and rigging style. Questions? give us a call or zap over an email.

Braid Test
Braid TYPE
Free Options: Toro Tamer Solid OR HOLLOW - 100% PE Super Braid (not Kevlar)
Mono Manufacturer  for topshot
Mono Test for topshot
Rigging Style
 
OPTIONAL SPOOLING SELECTIONS
UP TO 300 yards Toro Tamer 12 OR 16 Strand Hollow Core or Solid BRAID supplied with selection above!
- SELECT options above, then if you wish additional yardage make your selection below.
(Price is per 100 yards, for 200 additional yards, select 2 in the quantity box,
for 1000 additional yards select 10)
Optional Sato Knotless Rigging
must also select Hollow Core Spectra above

$20.00

Optional Served Knotless Rigging
must also select Hollow Core Spectra above - for line tests under 50# we will make use of multiple nail knots and adhesive for the in-line rigging

$20.00

Quantity Additional Spooling Price
Additional Yards Braid beyond 300 yds  SOLID - per 100 yards (50, 60, 80, 100, 130#) $12.00
per 100 yards
Additional Yards Braid beyond 300 yds 16 Strand HOLLOW - per 100 yards  (40, 50, 60, 80, 100, 130#) $18.00
per 100 yards
 

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FREE SHIPPING and HIGH QUALITY SUPER BRAID SPOOLING
- including spliceable hollow-core options!

Okuma CORONADO CDX
2018 Introduction - Here Now!
 

First time I saw this reel, felt it, I was thinking $200-300. I was very wrong, Okuma is aggressive in building their share of the sportfishing reel business. These new reels are a bargain, but I'll hold off on the particulars for a bit as we go over what's so darn trick about these new reels.

Cosmetically, the new Coronado follows the design theme of Okuma's best - their Makaira spinning reels. They are indeed nice looking reels but the beauty is more than skin deep. These are bait feeder design reels, allowing you to easily freespool a bait. The Azores from Okuma offers a non-baitfeeding type operation with some similar benefits as the Coronado. If you want the bait operation benefit of a baitfeeder, are looking for a capable but relatively inexpensive saltwater capable reel, this is very likely the piece for you.

 

 

Key Features:

On/Off auto trip Bait Feeding system
DFD Preciction Dual Force Drag system
Carbonite Drag Washers
Heavy Duty Brass DFD and Spool Shaft Stabilizer
4 HPB + 1 RB corrosion resistant stainless steel bearings
Quick-set Anti-Reverse Bearing - zero back play in handle
Machined aluminum screw in handle system
DVF Cyclonic Flow Rotor Technology
SLow Oscillation system for improved line lay
Hydro Block WATER TIGHT DRAG SEAL
CFR - Cyclonic flow rotor technology
Hydro Block k- water tight drag seal
Machined Aluminum 2 tone anodized spool with LCS lip
RESII - computer balanced rotor equalizing system
1 Year Warranty

 

Okuma's baitfeeding syhstem allows anglers to disengage their spinning reel spool and allow bait to run freely. The baitfeeding system incorporates a secondary micro-adjustable drag system at the rear of the reel to allow for precise adjustment of the spool for bait control. In order to disengage this system, simply turn the handle. The on/off lever on the rear of the reel will automatically disengage the baitfeeding system so you can fight your fish with the main drag system. Pretty clever I'd say. The drag adjustment is also located at the rear of the reel. Check the 3D image to see those details.  Operation of the reel is direct, simple, ergonomic and very functionally laid out for intuitive use at a high performance level. No doubt these are very nice reels to own, and no doubt they are not Makairas which cost many multiples of the price of the Coronado CDX. But, make no mistake, these are very capable reels with performance well above what other manufacturers offer anywhere near their price.

Model Gear Ratio Bearings Weight
in ounces
Line Retrieve
per crank
Max Drag Mono Capacity Braid Capacity Price
CDX-55 4.4:1 4HPB*1RB 19.4 32.5" 26 lbs 325yds/12# 350/30 $99.99
CDX-60 4.4:1 4HPB-1RB 19.8 34.1" 26.9 385/12 290/50 $99.99
CDX-65 4.9:1 4HPB-1RB 29.0 41.7" 33.7 320/20 315/60-65 $119.99
CDX-80 4.9:1 4HPB-1RB 30.1 45.4" 37.5 300+/30 390/60-65 $119.99

 

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FREE Mono Spooling, Braid Optional at Reduced Cost
Select your spooling requirements: Super Braid and mono using drop-down menus. Select the length option below and rigging style. Questions? give us a call or zap over an email.
Braid MFG/Type
Braid Test
Mono Manufacturer  for Standard Spooling or Topshot
Mono Test for Standard Spooling or Topshot
Rigging Style
Casting - mono on top, Bottom fishing Spectra top, select hollow rigging here if required.
300 yards Toro Tamer Solid BRAID supplied as option
- SELECT above,
we will bill for only the additional amount you select below
(Price is per 100 yards, for 200 additional yards, select 2 in the quantity box,
for 1000 additional yards select 10)
Optional In-Line  Knotless Rigging
must also select Hollow Core Spectra above

$20.00

Quantity Additional Spooling Price
Additional Yards Braid beyond 300 yds  SOLID - per 100 yards $12.00
per 100 yards
Additional Yards Braid beyond 300 yds Toro Tamer 16 Strand HOLLOW - per 100 yards $18.00
per 100 yards

 

Okuma AZORES
Japanese Market Versions of the popular Azores Spinning Reels

Okuma stepped up their saltwater spinning reels with the Azores a couple years ago, and then doubled down with the excellent Coronado bait feeder series of reels last year.  At ICAST 2018 they showed off the Japanese market version of the Azores, and based upon dealer feedback decided to bring these to the USA market. Like the other Azores, these reels feature the precision Dual Force Drag system, precision click drag adjustment, multi-disc Carbonite and felt drag washers, 6+1 corrosion resistant stainless steel bearings, quick-set anti-reverse roller bearing, dual anti-reverse system for maximum security, precision machine cut brass pinion gear, rigid diecast aluminum body, sideplate and rotor, machined anodized aluminum spool, hydro block water tight drag seal...

There are some specific differences between the Japanese and standard versions of the Azores reels. The Blue models offer getter gears, longer lasting, with greater pulling power given their larger size. Please click on the Okuma document at the right for more details. The new 2019 BLUE Azores are a significant upgrade product (which is an excellent reel anywhere near it's price), but these Japanese market Okuma reels don't have the expected "upgrade" price.  I'd say get 'em before the guys at Okuma realize they came to market too low...

 

 

Lots of excellent features, upgrade series at a very affordable price ranging from $130-145!
Beautiful metal construction, excellent performance with saltwater use in mind.
Easily a competitive $200 and up series of reels for well under $150!

Specification

AZORES-BLUE
Model  Gear ratio Bearings Weight (g) Line retrieve Max  drag Monofilament line capacity Braided line Frame Sideplate Spool Pricing
Z-4000H 5.8:1 6BB+1RB 12oz 35.8" 18 lbs
300 yds/8#, 250/10#
300/20#
215/30#
AL AL AL $129
Z-6000H 5.8:1 6BB+1RB 18.5oz 41.2" 29 lbs

310/12#, 220/20#

270/50 AL AL AL $134
Z-8000H 5.4:1 6BB+1RB 25.6oz 43.4" 44 lbs 340/15#, 270/20# 375/50#
245/65#
AL AL AL $144
Z-14000H 5.4:1 6BB+1RB 26.3oz 47.4" 44 lbs

400/20,
300/30

30065#
240/80#
AL AL AL $144

 

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Free Mono Spooling
& Reduced Price BRAID Rigging

FREE Mono Spooling, Braid Optional at Reduced Cost
Select your spooling requirements: Super Braid and mono using drop-down menus. Select the length option below and rigging style. Questions? give us a call or zap over an email.
Braid MFG/Type
Braid Test
Mono Manufacturer  for Standard Spooling or Topshot
Mono Test for Standard Spooling or Topshot
Rigging Style
Casting - mono on top, Bottom fishing Spectra top, select hollow rigging here if required.
300 yards Toro Tamer Solid BRAID supplied as option
- SELECT above,
we will bill for only the additional amount you select below
(Price is per 100 yards, for 200 additional yards, select 2 in the quantity box,
for 1000 additional yards select 10)
Optional In-Line  Knotless Rigging
must also select Hollow Core Braid above

$20.00

Quantity Additional Spooling Price
Additional Yards Braid beyond 300 yds  SOLID - per 100 yards $12.00
per 100 yards
Additional Yards Braid beyond 300 yds Toro Tamer 16 Strand HOLLOW - per 100 yards $18.00
per 100 yards
 

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FREE Mono Spooling + Reduced Price Braid Rigging

 

Okuma AZORES
2015 ICAST Introduction
 

This is another key ICAST product introduction for 2015 from Okuma, with a larger size added at 2015's ICAST show. These are dedicated saltwater reels, made from die cast aluminum for strength, and to reduce corrosion they also make use of carbon fiber internally to shield against electrolysis where dissimilar metals meet. Strong machined aluminum handle, dual force drag system for greater drag capability, designed for use with braided lines. The spool shaft is also over sized, again to deal with increased drag pressures - which these reels can indeed produce. The reels also have a non-slip spool, so your braid won't spin on the spool when under pressure, and excellent bearings designed for saltwater applications. Great new reels, excellent features, rock solid design, and they are priced aggressively.

 

Azores
AZORES Saltwater Spinning Reels:
• DFD:  Precision Dual Force Drag system
• Precision click drag adjustment for more precise settings
• Multi-disc, Carbonite and felt drag washers for DFD
• 6HPB + 1RB corrosion resistant stainless steel bearings
• Quick-Set anti-reverse roller bearing plus ratchet system
• Dual anti-reverse system for maximum security
• Precision machine cut brass pinion gear
• CRC: Corrosion-resistant coating process
• HDGII: Corrosion-resistant, High density gearing
• ALC: Rigid diecast aluminum body, sideplate and rotor
• MSS: carbon Mechanical Stabilizing System
• Machined aluminum, 2-tone anodized spool with LCS lip
• Machined aluminum handle arm for added strength
• Hydro Block water tight drag seal
• Heavy duty, solid aluminum bail wire
• AZORES spinning reels are backed by a 1-year warranty

 

Model

Gear Ratio

Bearings

Weight
(oz.)

Line
Retrieve

Max Drag Pressure

Monofilament line capacity diameter (in mm.)

Frame

Side
plates

Rotor

Spool

Price

Z-55S

5.8:1

6BB+1RB

18.6

39''

29-lbs

380/10 (0.30), 340/12 (0.32), 240/15 (0.37)

AL

AL

AL

AL

119.99

Z-65S

5.4:1

6BB+1RB

24.7

42"

44-lbs

430/12 (0.32), 310/15 (0.37), 260/20 (0.42)

AL

AL

AL

AL

129.99

Z-80S

5.4:1

6BB+1RB

25.5

46"

44-lbs

420/15 (0.37), 350/20 (0.42), 260/25 (0.48)

AL

AL

AL

AL

129.99

Z-90S

5.4:1

6BB+1RB

25.5

46"

44-lbs

550/15 (0.37), 450/20 (0.42), 340/25 (0.48)

AL

AL

AL

AL

129.99

 

 

 

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FREE Mono Spooling, Braid Optional at Reduced Cost
Select your spooling requirements: Super Braid and mono using drop-down menus. Select the length option below and rigging style. Questions? give us a call or zap over an email.
Braid MFG/Type
Braid Test
Mono Manufacturer  for Standard Spooling or Topshot
Mono Test for Standard Spooling or Topshot
Rigging Style
Casting - mono on top, Bottom fishing Spectra top, select hollow rigging here if required.
300 yards Toro Tamer Solid BRAID supplied as option
- SELECT above,
we will bill for only the additional amount you select below
(Price is per 100 yards, for 200 additional yards, select 2 in the quantity box,
for 1000 additional yards select 10)
Optional In-Line  Knotless Rigging
must also select Hollow Core Spectra above

$20.00

Quantity Additional Spooling Price
Additional Yards Braid beyond 300 yds  SOLID - per 100 yards $12.00
per 100 yards
Additional Yards Braid beyond 300 yds Toro Tamer 16 Strand HOLLOW - per 100 yards $18.00
per 100 yards

Cedros Spinners

Specifically designed for saltwater use, the Cedros spinning reels feature a rigid aluminum body and roter. Okuma's Dual Force Drag System for extreme stopping power and proprietary High Density Gearing with special corrosion resistant coating provide power and long term satisfaction in a harsh saltwater environment. Combine all this with a high speed gearing ratio and a customized aluminum jigging handle and you have one of the best saltwater jig fishing reels on the market. For guys vertical jigging, this is a dandy choice due to it's metal construction (frame, sideplate, rotor, spool) and very high drag capability.

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ALC: Rigid, diecast-aluminum frame

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Patented Elliptical Oscillation System

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Quick Set anti-reverse roller bearing

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Machined aluminum anodized spool

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DFD - Dual Force Drag system

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Hydro Block weather tight drag seal

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Super strong high density gearing

 

 

 


80 Size Cedros

 

MODEL

Bearings*

Gear
Ratio

Line Retrieve

DRAG CAPABILITY

CAPACITY

Pricing
Select Model
Cedros
CJ 40S
and CJ40

4 HPB corrosion resistant bearings and a stainless steel roller bearing

6.2:1
CJS

and
CJ 4.5:1

35"

20 #'s max.

 12#/170 yds

CJS@$109
CJ@$109
Cedros
CJ 55S and CJ55
 
4 HPB corrosion resistant bearings and a stainless steel roller bearing

6.2:1
CJS

and
CJ 4.5:1

41"

24 #'s max.

15#/240 yds

CJS@$119
CJ@$119
Cedros
CJ 65S and CJ65
 
4 HPB corrosion resistant bearings and a stainless steel roller bearing

5.8:1
CJS
 

and
CJ 4.8:1

46"

31#'s max.!

20#/260 yds

CJS@$129
CJ@$129
Cedros
CJ 80S
 
4 HPB corrosion resistant bearings and a stainless steel roller bearing

5.7:1

46"

33 #'s max.!

20#/350 yds

@$139

Please select model above and your line choices below.  These reels perform great using straight mono, but they can also extend their line test capability through the use of Spectra.   This gives you the advantage of extended line capacity, and the ability to bump up the line test.

Braid Manufacturer
Braid Test
Mono Manufacturer  for topshot
Mono Test for topshot
Rigging Style

 

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Mon-Fri

Offshore Private Boating & Long Range
Surf & Private
Boating


Beta
Fishing
 Assistance


Inshore, Surf, Offshore  Private Boating
& Central America
Customer
 Support


Blake
Rigging
Assistance


Local Inshore & Surf
Customer
Support


Sergey
Customer Service Manager

(Shipping Dept.)
Mon-Fri

Local & Long Range
Mark's #1 Son
Customer
Support

Nadiya

Invoicing
& Billing Questions

Mark's Boss
Mon-Fri

Likes to fish, Long Range, Central America, Texas Freshwater, splits time as a mom, Mark's wife.

skype us @ CharkBait-USA 

Skypen wir. Senden Sie uns ein eMail mit Ihren Kontaktinformationen und zur zeitlichen Planung der Kontaktaufnahme.

Skype мы. Пошлите электронную почту для данных по контакта и к контакту план-графика.

Skype nous.
La Marque de Courrier électronique pour notre compte appelle et programmer le temps.

Skype εμείς. Στείλετε το ηλεκτρονικό ταχυδρομείο για τα στοιχεία επαφής και στην επαφή προγράμματος.

Skype noi. Trasmetta il email per informazioni di contatto ed al contatto di programma.

Skype私達。連絡先情報のためのそしてスケジュールの接触への電子メールを送りなさい。

Skype nosotros. Envíe el email para la información de contacto y al contacto del horario.

Orders over $150 are shipped FREE!* Orders less than $150 are billed for shipping. Upon placing your order you'll receive an immediate confirmation via email. You are not billed at that time, the confirming email may not reflect oversize or overweight charges or other issues requiring direct contact. We process orders manually, preferring to have a human actually check things over and contact you should there be questions. Within 24 hours of placing your order you will receive a follow-up email confirmation and final  invoice (pdf doc) reflecting your total charges (Monday-Friday). You are not billed until we actually send you your final invoice.  Orders shipped to CA addresses will have California Sales Taxes applied, out of state orders are tax free. During the ordering process you can select expedited shipping if required. (Within the USA we usually ship via Federal Express ground. International, and oversize/weight items will be billed for shipping and you will be sent an emailed invoice reflecting total charges prior to actual billing. We will not ship without you having had a chance to review the invoice). Hawaii and Alaska shipping will be accomplished using USPS Priority service, and our standard shipping cost policy will apply unless the item ordered does not fit in their standard size boxes. If additional shipping fees are required we will contact you.)

   WARNING:  The products offered on our website can expose you to chemicals including lead, which is known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov

Huntington Beach
CharkShop

Open 5 Days a Week
Hours
Tuesday thru Thursday
10AM-6PM
Friday 10AM-6PM
 Saturday
10AM-5PM
Closed Sunday & Monday
Huntington National
Shopping Center
16561 Bolsa Chica St. #105
Huntington Beach, CA 92649
1-714-846-6452

Staff: 
Beta
Manager,
Blake, Andy
Store Map
Tour our shop
click link above
 

We're closed major holidays, both our offices and our shops.
New Years, Independence Day,  Labor Day, Thanksgiving & Christmas. We reserve the right to take off early if there's a great local bite...

 

PLEASE NOTE, we closed our San Diego shop July 31, 2019. 

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City of Huntington Beach Business License: A179880, A207574

All rights reserved © 1996-2019
All rights reserved: All Original Images and Creative Content are the copyrighted property of CharkBait/Mark Smith.
The CharkBait name, logos and other content of this website are trademarked
, as well, the names of our proprietary lures and travel rods are tradmarked and our exclusive use is reserved by us. These registered
names include: Toro Tamer, Surf Explorer, Offshore Explorer, Inshore Explorer and of course CharkBait!

Infringement upon our legal rights to exclusivity of use will be vigorously prosecuted. That's a promise.

CharkBait makes no guarantee on merchandise, product safety or suitability beyond those claims offered by the respective manufacturers. We only offer products that we believe in. CharkBait maintains a significant inventory of the products we represent, that saves shipping time for our clients, and proves our belief in the products we represent. We stock the gear we sell, we don't depend upon a third party to handle your order.  Your order with CharkBait is given personal attention. 

We do not provide any personal information regarding our visitors and clients to anyone. That's our privacy policy. We do have banner advertising on many pages.  We are the host for that service, the ads reside on our server. We do utilize "cookies" in order to increase user friendliness and functionality of this site. Cookies are required for building your "shopping cart." Bottom line, CharkBait respects our visitors and clients. 

We maintain the site daily, but please don't hold us liable for tyyppooographical errors or price changes which are beyond our control.  All transactions are confirmed prior to shipment.  All opinions expressed are those of the author, you can take 'em or leave 'em.  Shoes and shirts are not required for service. We reserve the right to refuse service to anyone.  I think that about covers it.