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SHIMANO TLD Lever Drag Reels

The TLD finds favor among anglers who value function, simplicity andreliability in the hunt for big fish. The TLD has changed little indesign since its introduction, precisely because there is so little toimprove. Lightweight graphite and aluminum construction make it toughand easy to handle. The single-speed, lever drag design make itstraightforward and easy to use and maintain putting less between youand the catch of the day.
  • Type: Conventional
  • Material: Graphite/Aluminum
  • Drag: Lever
  • Ball Bearings: 4
  • Gear Material: Stainless steel
  • Handle: Right Hand
  • Features: Clicker
  • Warranty: One Year
Customer Reviews
Product Models
Description WM Model # MFG Part # Availability Price Quantity  
TLD 15 Lever Drag Reel, 350/25lb. Yds./Test, 4.0:1 Gear Ratio, 18.6oz. 1166933 TLD 15
Ships when available.

$139.99

TLD 20 Lever Drag Reel, 450/30lb. Yds./Test, 3.6:1 Gear Ratio, 23.6oz. 1166966 TLD 20
In stock online.

$159.99

TLD 25 Lever Drag Reel, 450/40lb. Yds./Test, 3.6:1 Gear Ratio, 24.5oz. 382517 TLD-25
Ships when available.

$179.99

Product Description

The TLD finds favor among anglers who value function, simplicity andreliability in the hunt for big fish. The TLD has changed little indesign since its introduction, precisely because there is so little toimprove. Lightweight graphite and aluminum construction make it toughand easy to handle. The single-speed, lever drag design make itstraightforward and easy to use and maintain putting less between youand the catch of the day.
  • Type: Conventional
  • Material: Graphite/Aluminum
  • Drag: Lever
  • Ball Bearings: 4
  • Gear Material: Stainless steel
  • Handle: Right Hand
  • Features: Clicker
  • Warranty: One Year

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Shimano Tld 15 Lever Drag Reel, 350/25lb. Yds./test, 4.0:1 Gear Ratio, 18.6oz.
 
4.0

(based on 5 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

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    (3)

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    (1)

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    (0)

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    (0)

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    (1)

80%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Durable (4)
  • Reliable (4)
  • Smooth drag system (3)
  • Smooth reeling (3)

Cons

  • Difficult to cast (3)

Best Uses

  • Ocean fishing (3)
  • Trolling (3)
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5.0

Wow what a great reel

By Cody kohl

from Sarasota fl

About Me Avid Fisher

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Durable
  • Easy Casting
  • Line Doesn't Tangle
  • Reliable
  • Smooth Drag System
  • Smooth Reeling

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Ocean Fishing
    • Trolling

    Comments about Shimano Tld 25 Lever Drag Reel, 450/40lb. Yds./test, 3.6:1 Gear Ratio, 24.5oz.:

    Love the drag an the two speed action it has. I use this reel for my shark fishing already pulled in two 10ft bull sharks an not a problem at all!

     
    5.0

    Great Value

    By Tarpon12

    from Punta Gorda, FL

    About Me Avid Fisher

    Pros

    • Durable
    • Reliable

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Shimano Tld 15 Lever Drag Reel, 350/25lb. Yds./test, 4.0:1 Gear Ratio, 18.6oz.:

        Reel is a great value. Use the TLD 25 to troll offshore in the keys. Would highly recommend.

        (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        good reel for the buck

        By fisherman bill

        from port charlotte

        About Me Avid Fisher

        Pros

        • Durable
        • Line Doesn't Tangle
        • Reliable
        • Smooth Drag System
        • Smooth Reeling

        Cons

        • Difficult To Cast

        Best Uses

        • Jigging
        • Ocean Fishing
        • Trolling

        Comments about Shimano Tld 15 Lever Drag Reel, 350/25lb. Yds./test, 4.0:1 Gear Ratio, 18.6oz.:

        good value an dependable reel. had 2 now have 4

        (5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        i love it

        By B MONEY

        from POMPANO

        About Me Avid Fisher

        Pros

        • Durable
        • Reliable
        • Smooth Drag System
        • Smooth Reeling

        Cons

        • Difficult To Cast

        Best Uses

        • Jigging
        • Ocean Fishing
        • Trolling

        Comments about Shimano Tld 15 Lever Drag Reel, 350/25lb. Yds./test, 4.0:1 Gear Ratio, 18.6oz.:

        great reel use it fishing in south florida offshore. this reel has landed me 70#wahoo, 40#blackfin sailfish and 20#muttons GET TIGHT best reel for the money

        (5 of 11 customers found this review helpful)

         
        1.0

        not a good reel at all

        By beef jerky

        from tennesse

        About Me Professional

        Pros

          Cons

          • Difficult To Cast
          • Difficult To Reel
          • Hard To Maintain
          • Poor Construction
          • Tangles Line
          • Twists Line

          Best Uses

          • River Fishing

          Comments about Shimano Tld 15 Lever Drag Reel, 350/25lb. Yds./test, 4.0:1 Gear Ratio, 18.6oz.:

          well lets just say i was hooked to a big cat id say cause he was fightin like crazy and i got him close to the boat and the handle broke right off as i was reelin him in i was so mad! i will never waist my money again bet that!

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