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Shimano Sahara FD Spinning Reel - 500FD
Shimano Sahara FD Spinning Reel - 500FD

Retail $79.99
Our Price $58.99
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Product Code: SH500FD

Like most of Shimano's spinning reel lines, the Sahara 500 FD differs from the other Saharas in terms of inches of line retrieve per crank, pounds of maximum drag, line capacity, gear ratio, and weight. Shimano's most popular 4 bearing spinning reel because it has lots of other Shimano goodies. See technical specifications for details. The Sahara FD has Super Stopper II - a one way roller bearing that eliminates back play for solid hooksets, yet can be turned on or off for back reeling. Shimano Reels and Outlet Bait and Tackle make a great combo for anyone looking for a great price on a great reel.


Technical Specs

  • S A-RB Ball Bearings: 3
  • Roller Bearings: 1
  • Weight: 6.1 oz.
  • Gear Ratio: 4.7:1
  • Max Drag: 4.0
  • Line Capacity: 2/190,4/100,6/60
  • Propulsion Line Management System: Propulsion Spool Lip, Power Roller III, Redesigned Bail Trip, Graphite Rotor, S-Arm Cam
  • Slow Oscillation
  • S A-RB Bearings (Shielded A-RB)
  • Aluminum Frame (GR on 500 & 1000)
  • Lightweight Graphite Sideplate & Rotor
  • Cold Forged Aluminum Spool
  • S Concept: S-Rotor, S-Guard, S-Arm Cam
  • Machined Aluminum Handle
  • Rubber Handle Grips
  • Maintenance port
  • Fluidrive II
  • Floating Shaft
  • Dyna-Balance
  • Super Stopper II
  • Repairable Clicker
  • Approved for use in Saltwater
  • Rated for use with Mono, Fluorocarbon and PowerPro lines

Extended Information

Out with the old and in with the new. Shimano has a new Sahara model, with just a few differences including the look, so we have been allowed to heavily discount the old one. Now you can get a genuine Shimano Sahara Reel Cheap.

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