Screaming Reels, Spot-X Fishing Charters has now an even broader and higher range
of fishing gear that gives you a huge range of options to try different ways of
catching the fish and give you the best fishing experience! Join the excitement!
Rods, reels, line
and braid - the gear is world class and gives you the power to land whatever
hooks on! Read more about the Speed jigging sets, Slow jig and Soft bait sets and
the total range of fishing gear on board.
today? What works for you? We love variations and are happy to show and share!
Speed Jigging Sets with the
”best reel ever made in this class”
When we speed jig
we provide two different sets for the hard working; one overhead and one
spinning. Both are Fin-Nor Lethal sets. The overhead set has the narrow spool
Fin-Nor Lethal 16C reel, spooled with 80lb X8 J-Braid. The rod to this reel is
the Fin-Nor Lethal LTC56-325, 24-37Kg, rod which handles Jigs up to 350g. This set is a dream to catch a big kingfish
on with its power and its smooth and strong drag.
The spin set is
also a Fin-Nor Lethal set. The reel is the Lethal 100, which in a review made
by Allan Hawk was noted to be the ”best reel ever made in this class”. Spooled
with 80lb X8 J-Braid it gives enough strength and drag to take on any kingfish
that swims in our waters. The Lethal S56-325 rod will neither let the angler
down with its 24-37kg line weight and 350g jig weight specification.
Powerful Slow Jig and Softbait
Sets for the experienced
Two types of sets
are available onboard for slow jigging with lures such as kabura sliders, micro
jigs and softbaits. Both sets are high-end Daiwa sets on the Bluebacker rods.
The Spin version
onboard has the Daiwa BG16 3000 reel spooled with 30lb X8 J-braid giving the
angler phenomenal contact with the lure and plenty of cranking power when
needed. The light weight and the smooth gear and drag on this set keeps the
angler fishing without fatigue. The rod is the Daiw Bluebacker LJ662MHS which
is a PE1-3 rod handling jig weights up to 180g. Plenty of power in this rod to
land anything that comes its way.
The overhead version is composed by the
amazing Daiwa Lexa 300HD reel and a Daiwa Bluebacker 602MHB rod. Spooled with
30lb X8-J braid and the direct drive on the overhead reel, together with the
rod performance, provides for a un-matched sensitivity and balanced light gear
fishing. This is the sets preferred by the pros and is a pure joy to fish with
for the experienced angler.
Straylining Sets catching the 30
popular and effective when we target big snappers and for this type of fishing
we use the Fin-Nor BT80 Baitteaser reel on a Fin-Nor Offshore 7’ 8-15Kg rod.
This set is popular and used on almost all charters. Spooled with 10Kg Platypus
IGFA low-stretch mono line gives the angler good control over the hook up and
through out the entire fight with the fish.
Ledger Rig Gear
fishing with ledger rigs Spot-X have two different sets. The Okuma 300L Classic
reel on a 6-10kg Okuma UFR rod. This set is popular for snapper fishing and
gives the angler a good user experience due to the light weight and sensitive
tip on the rod. The reel is spooled with 10kg Platypus IGFA mono line. The
second set onboard is a heavier 10-15kg PENN set with the PENN 500L Reel and
the PENN Jigmaster rod. This set is preferred when engaging with the bigger
snapper and even kingfish. We spool this with 15kg Platypus IGFA mono line.
Live Bait Gear
when we do live baiting we use 15+ Kg rods and all reels are spooled with 50lb
X8 J-Braid line. The reels we use are the Daiwa Sealine SL50SH reels. Low
gearbox, fairly high speed gear ratio gives good balance in the gear when
fighting a big kingie.
What worked for you?
Screaming Reels loves to hear your feedback on the new gear!!! Contact Screaming Reels on our website www.screamingreels.co.nz or email firstname.lastname@example.org