New from Shimano and crafted by their innovative engineers, is the lightweight, compact and ultra powerful Shimano Stradic FK XG spinning reel. At the 2015 Angling International sponsored EFTTEX awards, the Shimano FK XG won the runner up award for the best new fixed spool reel.
The Stradic FK XG an upgrade from Shimano's high performing Stradic, which has done incredibly well in the tackle market for many years. The Stradic FK is a very impressive reel featuring some of the most advanced and superior technologies.
Featured on the reel are Shimano's signature A-RB bearings, crafted from durable stainless steel, this improves the bearings and makes them 10 times more corrosion resistant than standard stainless steel bearings. This no-shield designed bearings give easy lubrication and reduces the amount of friction, allowing the bearings to spin much faster and for longer periods of time.
This reel also has a X-SHIP precision cut gears that make the gears more powerful and efficient when being used. This reel has a very light handle rotation and provides you with a comfortable experience.
The latest piece of technology included within the design of the Stradic FK XG reel is the Hagane gear that has been crafted using 3D designed detailing which is then produced through a process of cold forging. This provides the gear reel with immense durability as well as strength.
Whether you are casting light lures to trout, soft baiting the wash or micro jigging for snapper the Shimano Stradic FK XG is absolutely ideal for the job.
The Shimano Stradic FK XG is primarily silver in colour with deep, navy blue colour accents on the spool and is available in two sizes, the 4000 FK XG and the 5000 FK XG.
Upgrade from the Stradic reel
Lightweight, compact and powerful
A-RB bearings, corrosion resistant
X-SHIP, gears more efficient and powerful
Hagane gear for durability and strength
Main colour: Silver with deep navy blue colour accents