It is no surprise that the Hooker Electric Shimano TiagraŽ 80WA is our best selling reel among avid anglers worldwide. The most versatile and widely used reel configuration in the market is the 80-wide. The Shimano TiagraŽ 80WA combines the line capacity required for big game fishing, simple mechanics, and ability to fish a wide range of species. With a compact, slick design, the Hooker Electric Shimano TiagraŽ 80WA is ready when you are. This configuration has been put thru the paces and its widely popular among well-respected charter captains, commercial fishermen, and avid anglers alike.
Whether you are fishing for daytime Swordfish, dredge pulling for billfish, deep-dropping for bottom dwellers, the Hooker Electric 80 does it all in spades. The unit is capable of retrieving rates of up to 500 ft/per minute at full speed. Control the retrieval rate with full variable speed control. In addition, it comes with a 100ft range 2-button RF remote control for hands-free operation. Button (A) for half speed and button (B) for full speed.
The Shimano TiagraŽ 80WA consists of one piece machined aluminium frame, Cold forged aluminium spool, A RB ball bearings, 2speed gears, Twin Disk Drag system (on 16 size), elastomere grip and much more. This reel will play and tame the biggest fish with poise. The Tiagra A reel will give you confidence in your tackle, allowing you to concentrate on catching. Tiagra handle options The handle on any large multiplier is an important feature. At Shimano we use two different styles depending on the model you choose.
80WA Reel Features:
CF Alumimum Cold Forge Spool
Machined Aluminum Frame and Sideplates
Offset Ergonomic Power Grip
A-RB (Anti-Rust Bearings)
Twin Pawl Anti-Reverse System
Line Capacity Rings
Soft grip handle for comfort
Line Capacity Mono (yds/lb): 80/950
Line Capacity Braid (yds/lb): 100/2445, 150/2365, 200/1920
Max Drag (lbs): 35 lbs Strike/44 lbs Drag
Gear Ratio: 2.5:1, 1.3:1
Line Retrieve Per Crank (in): 37/19
Weight (oz): 115.2
Hooker Electric Attachment Features:
Powerful 2hp brushless 12/24 VDC motor
6061 billet aluminum construction
Full variable speed control
Retains handle function