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Shimano Stradic Ci4+
Shimano Stradic Ci4+

Shimano Stradic Ci4+ Review

The Shimano Stradic Ci4+ is a spinning reel that has been around for years but still continues to outperform its competitors. This is a great option if you're serious about all kinds of angling.
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Users:
4.7/5
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Feature overview

Sizes:
Available in size 3000.
Gear ratio:
Available in 6.0:1 gear ratio.
Bearings:
7
Braid ready:
Yes
Sealed drag:
Yes
Body material:
Carbon

Verdict on the Stradic Ci4+, after hours of reading:

Reasons to buy this reel

  • Smooth, lightweight spinning reel with one of the best drags out there
  • Carbon body is light but strong
  • Workhorse of a reel, which is extremely comfortable to fish with for long hours
  • Versatile spinning reel which can be fished with in all waters
  • One of the most popular and successful spinning reels on the market
  • Many say this is the best spinning reel on the market
  • Longevity is something this reel specializes in, meaning you'll have it around for years

Reasons not to buy this reel

  • Once again, price might be your only issue here - but you're paying for the quality and years of use

Bottom line

The Stradic Ci4+ is quite simply a beast of a spinning reel. This reel is highly rated for its smoothness, and lightweight design, as well as its ability to handle all kinds of fish. Whether you're going deep out to sea, or fishing your local pond, this reel will provide. We highly recommend this reel if you're budget allows!

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