Get Low! Lew's New Super Low Profile (SLP) Series
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Introduction: Lew's continues to roll out notable new products season
after season and this season when it comes to baitcasters that had one goal in
mind, to deliver an even lower profile baitcaster. Today at ICAST they
introduced the new Super Low Profile (SLP) Series.
Designed to be extremely low profile the new
Custom Pro Speed Spool ACB Casting Reel really gets down
Low, Low: It is one thing to make a reel sleeker but to actually engineer it so
that it sits lower on the reel seat and make it easier to palm takes engineering
not only to the frame and gearbox but to the spool as well.
The reel features a one piece aluminum frame and
C45 Carbon sideplates for more rigidity
Team Lew's Custom Pro Speed Spool SLP is the company's lowest profile reel yet.
The compact SLP design features a premium 11-bearing system, innovative small
diameter 32mm spool, Winn knobs and other top-of-the-line features.
An externally adjustable centrifugal cast control
system makes on the fly adjustments fast and easy
invented low profile reels and our new SLP engineering gives us our lowest
profile models yet," said Lew's President Gary Remensnyder. "Their small
diameter 32mm spool starts and accelerates fast. The compact design provides
superior handling of light lines and lures, yet gives up nothing in overall
The Durlalumin drilled U-Shaped spool is double
anodized for durability (and good looks)
Lew's Custom Pro Speed Spool ACB Casting Reel is packed with Lew’s most advanced
features and technologies including a one-piece aluminum frame and strong,
lightweight C45 Carbon sideplates, hard aluminum alloy gears are designed to
provide plenty of power, and the premium 11 double-shielded stainless steel
bearing system ensures ultra smooth functioning.
A nice bonus are the Winn Dri-Tec knobs
to deliver excellent casting capabilities as well, the externally adjustable
4-pin, 27 position ACB SpeedCast centrifugal braking system allows anglers to
cast a wide variety of lures in all weather conditions. Each reel also features
a rugged carbon fiber drag system that dishes out up to 14lb of max drag power.
When it comes to ergonomics these new reels seem to disappear in the palm of
your hand when mounted on a rod and the Winn Dri-Tec knobs provide plenty of
grip even when wet.
Thomas McInnish of Lew's shows us the new SLP
Custom Pro Speed Spool Reel will retail for $259 dollars and will be available
early Fall. While anglers will have to wait a little longer to get down with one
of these new reels e-tailers like
TackleWarehouse are starting to take pre-orders.