Big Tech, Small Price: 8 New Baitcasters for 2018

new baitcasters for 2018

Game & Fish reviews: These 8 new baitcasters for 2018 deliver high performance, affordable price.

By Pete Robbins 

Fishermen are on a perpetual search for the perfect reel.

One that casts farther, retrieves faster and is virtually bullet-proof.

For those shopping for their next reel, there's no shortage of $300-plus reels that can do it all without compromise. However, for those of us on a budget, we must have value-priced performance.

The good news is there are plenty of baitcast reel options on the market for those wanting to get the most bang of their money.

Game & Fish reviewed the following eight new baitcasters for 2018, each with affordable prices and high-performance features:

Abu Garcia's Revo XLew's Mach Crush Speed Spool SLPQuantum Smoke S3Cabela's ArachnidShimano Curado 200KBPS Johnny Morris CarbonLite 2.013 Fishing's Concept Z, and Daiwa's Lexa WN 300

Check out our reviews of new baitcasters for 2018 in the gallery below

(click on the headlines for full reviews)

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