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Daiwa Crossfire LT
Daiwa Crossfire LT

Daiwa Crossfire LT Review

The Daiwa Crossfire LT spinning reel is loved by all its users. This reel is extremely affordable, but offers impressive performance in all key attributes - a must have if you're looking for a quick spinning setup.
94
Superb
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Users:
4.7/5
Where to buy
94
Superb
27
users have rated this product based on our research
Where to buy

Feature overview

Sizes:
Available in 1000, 2000, 2500, 3000, and more sizes.
Gear ratio:
Available ratios: 5.2:1 and 5.3:1.
Bearings:
2
Braid ready:
Yes
Sealed drag:
Yes
Body material:
Carbon

What we found out about the Crossfire LT, after hours of reading:

Reasons to buy this reel

  • Carbon light body is 20% lighter than the original Crossfire
  • Many have a problem with the 2 ball bearings, but this isn't a huge worry - these ball bearings are of serious quality and provide smoothness in the key components
  • Smooth and tough drag system
  • Features Daiwa's DigiGear system - a huge success in the LT series
  • Impressive casting, even with finesse presentations
  • This reel will handle large fish comfortably
  • Machine cut handle is thinner and lighter, providing positive torque
  • Many anglers say this is the best reel in this price region, by a long way

Reasons not to buy this reel

  • This reel won't be as smooth as more expensive options
  • Some anglers have had issues with low line capacity

Bottom line

The Crossfire LT has racked up overwhelmingly positive reviews. Almost every angler has stated that this reel is a steal for its price, and will outperform any competitor near its number. It will work comfortably with several techniques, making this a versatile option. This is a must have if you're looking to get a quick spinning setup going.

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4.7/5
average customer rating across leading retailers
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