DrennanSeries7

Tested by STEVE LOCKETT TRABUCCO SUPERCAST XT9 £54.99 This reel comes with two very wide and nice shallow spools. It should be superb for long casts with either heavy float…

SHIMANOBAITRUNNER

Tested by DUNCAN CHARMAN MAVER C125 INSPIRATION 6000 £69.99 Comes with two aluminium spools with a capacity of approx 200 m of 0.35 mm mono, plus an instant anti-reverse system.…

ABU GARCIA CARDINAL

Tested by Dave Coster MITCHELL MAG-PRO 4000 £91.99 A lightweight front drag reel with a single wind up assembly handle and supplied with two deep aluminium spools. The latter can…

COMPACT FREE-SPOOL REELS – TESTED

Tested by Ian Welch   ZEBCO COOL VIPER S £16.99 A great value starter reel but lacking the finesse of control and solid reliability demanded by regular commercial carpers. Three…