The Daiwa Tanacom Line has been one of many large names for years within the deep-dropping and kite fishing world. Till now these power-assisted electrical reels have been solely obtainable in three sizes; 500, 750, and 1000. Now at ICAST2022 Daiwa has introduced the latest addition to this line, the brand new Tanacom 1200. This new beast of a reel was purpose-built to carry as much as winching up large fish from the deepest water.
“Our Tanacom line has lengthy been synonymous with kite fishing and deep-drop motion,” says Marc Mills, Senior Advertising and marketing Supervisor at Daiwa, “however the Tanacom 1200 options some engineering and design modifications that make it additional particular. Like all Tanacom Collection reels, it’s remarkably sturdy and versatile – however now it’s even simpler to make use of, plus it has extra energy, pace, effectivity, and line capability.”
The brand new Tanacom 1200 has a line capability of an astounding 1100 yards of 80-pound-test Daiwa J-Braid, that is 220 yards extra line than the Tanacom 1000. Together with that enhance in line capability, the brand new reel has a 30-percent sooner line retrieval fee, a fast 120 yards/min. The reel additionally produces 20% extra energy, 24lbs of pressure. The drag system was revamped to be saltwater-sealed, and improve the most drag stress to a whopping 55lbs of drag. And for individuals who are utilizing the reel for fast deployment and retrieval of kites chasing after tunas and sailfish, the brand new Tanacom has an outsized line information aperture that’s sufficiently big to let swivels and enormous knots go by means of with none issues.
Nonetheless, there may be extra to this new reel, the most important enchancment over earlier generations is the brand new motor placement and gearing system. Within the earlier reels, the motor was positioned in entrance of the spool, which whereas ample wasn’t the strongest. The brand new Tanacom 1200 has the motor and new gearing system hidden contained in the spool itself. This new place makes an enormous distinction within the energy manufacturing, giving it excellent efficiency.
“This new engineering design permits the identical reliable motor we’ve had such nice success with to
generate much more energy, pace and effectivity,” notes Mills. “Mix that with the inflexible body and
side-plates, plus repositioned bearings that see much less water publicity, and this reel is able to rock and
roll. It’s so quick, highly effective, clean, and saltwater robust that I may even see it pulling double-duty with
swordfish, particularly contemplating the excellent line capability.”
Together with all these important modifications, the brand new Tanacom 1200’s ease of operation is one thing to behold. With an easy-to-read LED dot display and sealed electronics package deal. This comes with selectable languages to immediate you thru the facility help settings and procedures together with automated cease and jigging options.
With the Tanacom 1200 anglers can select to battle fish with the Energy Lever and Aluminum Spherical Knob or let the 12-volt energy variable-speed help do the heavy hauling. With the sealing system constructed into the reel, on the finish of the day, all it is advisable to do is give the reel a lightweight spray with some freshwater to scrub it up.
- Simple Operation Dot LCD Display
- Selectable Language
- Excessive Sturdiness And Energy
- Over Dimension (Sic) Line-Information
- Energy Lever
- Aluminum Spherical Knob
Obtainable in October 2022. MSRP is $799
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