Up to 75% off selected items and multibuy deals
Daiwa 18 Exist LT Reel
GBP 725 New

Regular Price: £650.00

Special Price £585.00

Real Time Availability: Out of stock


Regular Price: £650.00

Special Price £585.00


Check stock at your local branch

Order in the next
Dispatch tomorrow WITH FREE UK Delivery
review stars

We're proud of our 6209 reviews



The Daiwa 18 Exist LT Reel accumulates 60 years worth of reel innovation from Daiwa. A milestone in reel construction, this reel inhabits a groundbreaking technical construction and a design never been seen before. The 18 Exist is designed for ultimate performance, joy and angling perfection.

The 18 Exist utilises Daiwa’s LT (Light & Tough) concept, ensuring the reel has a light weight that does not come at the sacrifice of strength or durability. The lighter the weight of the reel, the more connected the angler will feel and Daiwa have increased the lightness even further through the MONOCOQUE AIR METAL magnesium body.

The MONOCOQUE body technology enables both compactness and robustness to be achieved. Lean, mean and devoid of un-required bulk. The AIR METAL magnesium body is processed in a special way which allows it to become fully corrosion resistant to increase all round durability and the lifespan of the reel.

With its strength and power, you may think the 18 Exist will produce plenty of noise to back up the work horse design but in fact it is virtually silent, almost whisper silent. Using Tough Digigear technology, this ultra precise machining achieves ideal gear teeth surfaces that significantly reduce gear meshing noise during winding rotation.

The reel also features a collection of other technologies and designs that reduce noise, including a Zaion Air Rotor that reduces inertia for light and smooth winding. The reel also includes the Twist Buster system to reduce line twist and a Cross Wrap Line Lay System that cross wraps the line on the spool avoiding line dig, increases line pick up and further increases casting distance.

The reel is also fitted with an ATD or Automatic Tournament Drag. This implements structural changes that support the spool metal. This additional support reduces spool twist under load, promotes more even pressure on the drag washers and ultimately reduces "pulsing" of the drag when fighting the fish for total smoothness.

The Daiwa 18 Exist LT Reel has a stunning silver colour design and features a tough CNC cut aluminium handle. The 18 Exist is available in a wide range of sizes for you to choose from our drop down menu.

LT (Light & Tough)
MAGSEALED body, rotor, drive gear and line roller
MONOCOQUE AIR METAL magnesium body
12 BB (10 CRBB bearings & 2 MAGSEALED)
ATD drag
Twist Buster
Infinite Anti-Reverse
Cross Wrap
Aluminium Air spool
CNC cut aluminium handle
Size Charts
Size Gear Ratio BearingsLine Capacity CrankMax DragWeight
1000D-P G 4.9:1 10CRBB+2MS150m/0.20mm61cm5kg150g
2000D-P G 4.9:1 10CRBB+2MS150m/0.23mm64cm5kg155g
2500D-XH G 6.2:1 10CRBB+2MS150m/0.20mm87cm10kg180g
2500D G 5.2:1 10CRBB+2MS150m/0.28mm73cm10kg180g
3000-CXH G 6.2:1 10CRBB+2MS150m/0.23mm93cm10kg185g
3000D-C G 5.2:1 10CRBB+2MS150m/0.33mm77cm10kg185g
4000D-C G 5.2:1 10CRBB+2MS150m/0.37mm82cm10kg205g
4000D-CXH G 6.2:1 10CRBB+2MS130m/0.30mm99cm10kg205g

Additional Information

Brand Daiwa
Stock Location U-S
Colour Silver

What our customers say..
Be the first to review this product

Reviews for this product

Please log in or register to write a product review.

Why Shop With Us?

Our service is rated Excellent

review stars

Based on 6209 reviews

Customer service reviews
review stars

Very good service Read More

Malcolm John Shrigley (Created 18 Jan 2020)
review stars

Ist class service Read More

Iain Earle (Created 17 Jan 2020)
review stars

No problems quick delivery. Read More

Stephen Hogg (Created 17 Jan 2020)
review stars

First class service and speedy delivery Read More

James Hogg (Created 17 Jan 2020)
review stars

excellent fast service, very impressed, would not hesitate to reccomend Angling Active. Read More

Mark Charles Benson (Created 17 Jan 2020)
review stars

Great service and price. Well pleased. Read More

Gezza (Created 16 Jan 2020)
review stars

First time I have shopped at Angling active and it won't be the last, I found the website easy to navigate, the prices shown are very reasonable ... Read More

Ian Priestley (Created 16 Jan 2020)
review stars

Excellent service and had what l wanted. Good price and delivered promptly. Thank you Read More

Stephen (Created 15 Jan 2020)

Please wait...

{{var product.name}} has been added to your basket.

Go to Shopping Basket


Continue shopping
We use cookies to provide the best tackle shopping experience, monitor our website and personalise the products you see. Continue browsing if you’re happy with this, or learn why we use cookies and how to manage your privacy settings by reading our privacy policy