Okuma's new Contoura conventional casting reels come in three high-speed and two standard-speed models showcasing gear ratios of 6.2:1 and 4:1. The three-bearing reels feature graphite frames and sideplates, aluminum spools and a magnetic cast-control system. The reel's star drag is a multi-disk carbonite system.
The high-speed reels carry line ranging from 14-pound-test up to 30, with capacities from 210 to 580. The standard reels carry 25- to 50-pound-test with capacities from 440 to 680. Retail prices range from $89.99 to $124.99.
2008 Fishing-Gear Premiere - Reels