Daiwa Aird Casting Reel

The Daiwa Aird Casting Reel delivers a host of key features that make Daiwa reels consistently some of the best in the industry. Featuring a new, easily palmable body design, which consists of a lightweight composite frame and sideplates, the Aird weighs in at just 7.7oz to help keep you fishing fatigue-free all day.

The advanced Magforce system also delivers complete cast control for a wide range of lures and weather conditions, and the robust Ultimate Tournament Drag dishes out a hefty 11lbs of max drag to consistently tame hard fighting fish. Available in both a speedy 6.3:1 and lightning fast 7.1:1 gear ratio, the Daiwa Aird Casting Reel is an excellent reel at a reasonable price.

-New body design
-Lightweight composite frame and sideplate
-Magforce cast control
-Machined aluminum spool (double anodized)
-90mm swept handle
-Custom I-shaped soft touch handle knobs
-Ultimate tournament drag (11.0lb)

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Model Retrieve Gear Ratio Weight Bearings Line Cap. (Test/Yd.) Stock Price Qty
AIR100HA Right 6.3:1 7.7 9BB + 1RB 12/120, 14/100 Sold Out $79.99
AIR100HLA Left 6.3:1 7.7 9BB + 1RB 12/120, 14/100 In Stock: 2 $79.99

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Customer Reviews

Comments: Very smooth reel for the price feels like a $150 reel highly recommend this.

From: Tony: Pollock Pines 2/14/17

Comments: Got it for large swim baits and I throw 8" Huddleston all damn day. The reel is as smooth as a girls ass on the retrieve. ZERO problems. I highly recommend this reel for the price.

From: J: California  1/21/17

Comments: This reel is insane!! I have took this reel on around 9 big fishing trips and it still seems to keep pushing through. This reel cast well and like said below it is a very very smooth reel. This reel is one of the best reels that I have ever owned under $100. If you are a cheep fisherman this reel is the way to go!

From: Blake Doornbos 1/10/17

Comments: This is the best reel I've ever bought for under $100. I've had it for almost a year now & like stated below it has great drag & cast for miles. Three months ago I went on vacation at the beach & brought it along, well for two weeks straight & the salt water, sand & the fish gave it a brutal beating. Even after all the elements it never once derailed from being smooth casting machine. After getting back from vacation I made the mistake of not washing my reels off & 6 weeks later it was time to go fishing. Needless to say without a drop of oil or grease I picked it up & went fishing without a single problem!

From: Austin: GA 10/18/16

Comments: Great reel like the comment below it out performs my lews reels but not some of the Abu's & 13 fishing but for 80 bucks I'll be coming back just gimme more gear ratios drag is more that 13 in my testing I got 16.5 it is solid

From: Caden: USA 10/14/15

Comments: great reel for the price. You can feel the gears when cranking it. Really smooth casting and good distance

From: Dill: MO 3/25/15

Comments: This thing seriously casts a mile. I hate to say that it outperforms my lew's reels but it does. this is a massive step up for daiwa from their other reels under $120. I've got the 7:1 ratio reel and i never have any backlash problems period, and its durable.

From: Slade: CA 12/8/14

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