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Shimano Sahara 2500 FD Spinning Reel

Item # 697139
Customer Rating:

Key Features

  • 3 + 1 Shielded A-RB anti-rust bearings

  • Propulsion Line Management System

  • Super Stopper II

  • Dyna-Balance

  • Fluidrive II


Our Price  $79.99
Sale Price  $59.99

Availability: Sold Out

  • Please note: This item can only be shipped to U.S. addresses.
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Product Description
shimano Loaded with high-end features that the casual angler can afford. Shielded A-RB anti-rust bearings are at least ten times more corrosion-resistant than standard stainless steel ball bearings. The Sahara also brings you smooth control with its Propulsion Line Management System. Super Stopper II, Dyna-Balance, Floating Shaft, Fluidrive II, and Power Roller III.

3 + 1 bearings. 11-lb. max drag. 8 lbs./140 yds. line capacity. 6.2:1 gear ratio. 9.9 oz. Approved for use in Saltwater. Available in clam pack only.
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Specifications
Model SH25000FD
Bearings 3 + 1
Max Drag (lbs.) 11.0
Line Cap. (lbs./yds.) 8/140
Gear Ratio 6.2:1
Weight (oz.) 9.9

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Shimano Sahara 2500 FD Spinning Reel
 
4.9

(based on 8 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (7)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Durable (7)
  • Easy casting (7)
  • Smooth reeling (7)
  • Smooth drag system (6)
  • Reliable (5)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • River fishing (4)
    • Trolling (3)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Avid fisher (7)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (8)

    Reviewed by 8 customers

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    5.0

    I would buy this product again and again

    By Jerry

    from Wallington NJ

    About Me Avid Fisher

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Durable
    • Easy Casting
    • Line Doesn't Tangle
    • Reliable
    • Smooth Drag System
    • Smooth Reeling

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • River Fishing
      • Shore Casting

      Comments about Shimano Sahara 2500 FD Spinning Reel:

      wonderful reel for low price

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      5.0

      Excellent quality

      By Paperman

      from Pooler, GA

      About Me Avid Fisher

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Durable
      • Smooth Drag System
      • Smooth Reeling

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • River Fishing
        • Trolling

        Comments about Shimano Sahara 2500 FD Spinning Reel:

        Typical Shimano quality. The reel fits well in the hand and balances well with a light to med light spinning rod. Very smooth reeling. Appears to be very well constructed.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        5.0

        Shimano..need I say more!!!!

        By Buzzy

        from Kentucky

        About Me Avid Fisher

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Durable
        • Easy Casting
        • Line Doesn't Tangle
        • Reliable
        • Smooth Reeling

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • River Fishing

          Comments about Shimano Sahara 2500 FD Spinning Reel:

          these are in my opinion the best reels out there I bought this one to replace one that is about 28 years old and still working fine. I just feel it should stop working.. But not yet!!!!

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Sahara Reel

          By Basshunter

          from Belton TX

          About Me Avid Fisher

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Durable
          • Easy Casting
          • Reliable
          • Smooth Drag System

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Bass Fishing

            Comments about Shimano Sahara 2500 FD Spinning Reel:

            I have purchased 3 of these reels and all have performed flawlessly. I keep one rigged for friends and people seem to like to use them.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            what more can you say

            By Big Al

            from Andover, mn

            About Me Professional

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy Casting
            • Smooth Drag System
            • Smooth Reeling

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about Shimano Sahara 2500 FD Spinning Reel:

                It's a Shimano, then there is everything else.

                • Was this a gift?:
                • No

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