reels, from the original creator of Van Staal
October 22nd 2006 9:23pm
MILFORD, CT -
New from the original creator of Van Staal
reels, Robert Koelewyn and Kristopher Rydzewski introduce a combinations of
innovative and time tested features in this new series of saltwater reels.
Designed to withstand the harsh saltwater environment for a lifetime of hard
use, with unmatched features:
Solid, Strong, Silent, Supreme, with Scalable features and multi-flexibility
built into the design, this reel in effect has a wide range of use and an
incredible strength to weight ratio to handle braided line up to 80lb. This
reels weight is only 16.9oz.
Made from some of the strongest materials available, aerospace grade billet
aluminum, 6AL-4V Titanium, 304 / 316 marine grade stainless steel.
Introducing the brand new ZeeBaas
ZX Spinning Reel, designed for serious saltwater fishing
high efficiency spiral bevel gears are made from hardened stainless steel, and
designed using the latest Aerospace gear technology. Zeebaas consulted with a
major aerospace gear manufacturer to help further develop gears that run quiet
and can handle huge amounts of stress. Their spiral bevel gears are up to 15%
more efficient (increased power) over typical hypoid gears that all other
manufactures are using.
Never before has a drag system like this been designed into any reel! This
patent pending feature let's you adjust the drag with your thumb, wheeling the
drag knob easily for tighter or looser drag settings. The ZeeBaas reel uses (2)
sealed drag plates in the spool combined with specially developed carbon fiber
woven materials, resulting in super sensitive linear performance range putting
out 25lb of drag, 35lb with optional high limit drag. No drag washers are used!
Check out the complete package, it
includes a storage box, spare spool, and even tools
machined aluminum frame, spool, rotor and foot are coated (Z-Coat) with a
special military spec. finish altered slightly to our own specification. It is
ultra hard and has five times the corrosion resistance of other high end reels
in the market. Reels are offered in Ti-Grey or Satin Black.
The ZX looks like a Van Staal on
Availability & Price: These reels are extremely hard to
find still and most stores are currently only offering them by pre-order
currently. Price per copy? A whopping $1,299.00, which makes the Van Staal reels
look downright affordable. To us the ZeeBaas reels look like Van Staal reel's on
steroids, and these pricey reels are sure to get some love from hardcore
saltwater enthusiasts. To tailor the package ZeeBaas will be offering a high
level of customization on these reels for customers. One such option is an
interchangeable dual line roller pickup or bail system option. To see where
ZeeBaas reels are available check out the manufacturer's