Shimano Carp Fishing Reels are amongst the absolute best reels on the market. This is due to there superior range of carp fishing reels that apply to all anglers. There big pit reels robust construction, massive cranking power plus big capacity spools make them brilliant for repeated long-range casting. As well as this Shimano Baitrunner reels are still considered No1! The fact there are so many pretenders is the sincerest form of flattery to Shimano's vast and continuing innovation in reel technology. Remember; "If it don't say Shimano it ain't a Baitrunner".