Where should I set my drag Baitcaster?
Usually located on the side near the handle of the reel, the drag is used to set and regulate the tension placed on the line while fighting fish. Conlon says that the more you tighten the drag, the harder it becomes for the bass to peel off more line.
How does Curado DC work?
It contains a digitally controlled braking system. A computer chip inside the reel controls the centrifugal brakes. The chip can make 1000 adjustments per second. While the Curado DC is not an cheap reel, it’s much more affordable than other computer controlled baitcasting reels.
How much drag does the SLX have?
The SLX has a very smooth maximum drag of 4,5kg, giving it enough strength and power to reel in your trophy fish.
How do you clean a Shimano Calcutta reel?
Access the spool assembly on Shi- mano® Calcutta® and Calcutta B® via thumbscrews located on right side plate. Remove spool assembly Using cotton swabs and/or a toothbrush with isopropyl rubbing alcohol, clean the exterior of the reel. Clean levelwind system of dirt, debris and old grease.