The new Aerlex series is a tough reel fitted with Instant Drag designed for heavy duty work, whether it is carp- or surf fishing. The new cosmetic design and the superb Aero Wrap II line lay with 2 speed Oscillation, combined with the AR-C spool produces the excellent casting performance required by both carp and surf anglers. A high torque 4,6:1 retrieve ratio gives the Aerlex the power to deal with heavy leads over rough ground. The SPOD version is equipped with a higher gear ratio of 5,3:1, which equals a retrieve of 115 cm, to make sure that the spod can be retrieved fast so more time can be spend fishing. The Aero Wrap II technology minimises line spooling, ensuring that you get vital extra inches of usable line with each and every cast, and works well with the two speed oscillation system to keep your cast smooth, with exceptional accuracy and subtle presentation, while Shimano’s stand-out instant drag system makes this reel a fantastic workhorse, allowing it to handle feisty fish, rough conditions, and heavy water effortlessly.