Lew's® BB1 Speed Spool® Baitcast Reel, Left Hand Retrieve

Item # WX2-297815

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Details & Specs

Lew's® BB1 Speed Spool® Baitcast Reel is a time-tested design updated for a new age!

The best of yesteryear... combined with modern innovation! Lew's® BB1 Speed Spool® Baitcast Reels have been angler favorites for years. By demand, Lew's has updated and improved these go-to reels for 2013 to make them even better!

The scoop:
  • 1-Pc. die cast aluminum frame
  • Machined forged aluminum, double anodized, U-shaped large capacity spool
  • Premium 10-bearing system with double-shielded ball bearings and multi-stop anti-reverse (BB1 and BB1L models)
  • Premium 10-bearing system with double-shielded ball bearings and zero anti-reverse (BB1HZ, BB1SHZ, BB1HZL, BB1SHZL)
  • Positive on / off Smart Plus™ Six Pin centrifugal braking system. Learn more about the SmartPlus system.
  • Right-side aluminum spool tension knob with audible clicker
  • Carbon composite metal star drag system with 14-lbs. of drag power
  • Bowed 95mm aluminum cranking handle with Lew's custom Soft Touch contoured paddle handle knob
  • Oversized titanium line guide positioned further away from the spool to minimize line friction and maximize casting performance
  • Quick release side plate mechanism provides easy access to centrifugal brake system.
  • Model: BB1SHZL
  • Retrieve: Left
  • Gear Ratio: 7.1:1
  • Ball Bearings: 9+1
  • Line Capacity: 160 yds. / 12 lb.
  • Weight: 7.2 ozs
  • Model: BB1L
  • Retrieve: Left
  • Gear Ratio: 5.1:1
  • Ball Bearings: 10
  • Line Capacity: 160 yds. / 12 lb.
  • Weight: 7.1 ozs
  • Model: BB1HZL
  • Retrieve: Left
  • Gear Ratio: 6.4:1
  • Ball Bearings: 9+1
  • Line Capacity: 160 yds. / 12 lb.
  • Weight: 7.2 ozs

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