New Black Edition Surfcasting Reel hits NZ

The latest version of the popular Akios Airloop R10 long cast surfcasting reel has hit our shores, the Black Edition. Featuring the same specifications as the original Akios R10 surf reel this new Black Edition R10 is sure to be a favourite on our beaches. Some things just look better in Black, we believe this long cast surf reel from UK based Akios is certainly one.

Matched to a quality surf rod you can really get some decent metres with this long cast reels. Features such as super slow oscillation offering precise line lay, really add the edge to gain more distance. While the two spools supplied provide you with different line options for different conditions.

Akios R10 Black Edition Features:

  • Super slow oscillation
  • High-strength composite body and rotor
  • 8+1 Stainless Steel shielded bearings
  • Corrosion Resistant Instant Anti-Reverse Bearing
  • Two anodised alloy spools Included – 1 x Deep Spool, 1 x Shallow Spool
  • Ergonomic power handle
  • Long cast angled spool lip
  • Carbon multi-disc drag for optimal drag performance
  • Dual Strength Stainless Steel Main Shaft
  • Titanium Coated Line Roller

Akios Airloop R10 Specifications:

  • Capacity:
    • Deep spool 290yds/20lb mono
    • Shallow Spool capacity: 350yds/16lb mono
  • Gear Ratio: 4.1:1
  • Bearings: 8+1
  • Line Recovery: 34.5”/87.5cm
  • Maximum Drag: 22lb
  • Weight: 720g

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