[<]  Products: Shimano: Reels: Front Drag: Stella SW

Shimano announces its new showcase spinning reel series – the Stella SW, offered in sizes and construction features to handle nearly any game fish found in the world’s oceans The 12 models include the STL-SW5000XG, 5000HG, 6000HG, 6000PG, 8000HG, 8000PG, 10000PG, the 'Cape Cod Canal jigging special 14000XG, 18000HG, 20000PG, and a true spinning reel built to tackle Bluefin tuna – the STL-SW30000. Shimano’s SW-X Concept brings together power, rigidity, toughness, drag performance and water resistance, focusing on retrieving power, strength and durability.

Additional Features:
  • X-Touch Drag, with its dramatically enhanced smoothness, control and toughness anticipates the vigorous speed of Blue-Fin Tuna and Giant Tuna
  • X-SHIP enhances power transmission through the gear. This results in increased cranking power with extremely smooth feel
  • X-Shield & X-Protect combine to provide extreme water resistance in the harshest conditions
  • The Power Aluminum Body, X-Rigid Rotor, X-Rigid Body and X-Rigid Handle combine to provide ultimate rigidity & eliminate loss of power caused by reel flex
  • Propulsion Line Management System: Propulsion Spool Lip, SR One-Piece Bail Wire, Power Roller IV Oversized Roller with Overflange for the Ultimate in Line Protection, Redesigned Bail Trip, S-Arm Cam
  • Aero Wrap II Oscillation
  • Paladin Gear Durability Enhancement with Low Wear Rate Pinion Gear
  • Cold Forged Aluminum Spool: Proprietary Coating on Spool Lip is harder than a Ti coated Stainless Steel Spool Lip, Ceramic Coating on entire spool for extreme corrosion resistance
  • Diamond-Like Carbon (DLC) Coating on Line Roller
  • S A-RB Bearings (Shielded A-RB)
  • Manual Trip Bail
  • Super Stopper II
  • Stopperless Design (No Anti-Reverse Switch)
  • Septon Handle Grip - On models 10,000 and up
  • Direct Drive Mechanism (Thread-In Handle Attachment)
  • Fluidrive II
  • Dyna-Balance
  • Approved for use in Saltwater
  • Rated for use with PowerPro, Fluorocarbon and Mono lines
ModelLine CapacityBearingsGear RatioManualSchematicImagesBarcode
STL4000SWBXBG8/219, 10/183, 12/14614+16.2:1DownloadDownloadstlsw4000xg.jpg 022255179188
STL5000SWBXG10/219, 12/178, 14/15114+16.2:1DownloadDownloadstlsw5000xg.jpg 022255179195
STL5000SWBHG10/219, 12/178, 14/15114+15.7:1DownloadDownloadstlsw5000hg.jpg 022255179201
STL6000SWBHG12/242, 16/155, 20/11014+15.7:1DownloadDownloadstlsw6000hg.jpg 022255179225
STL6000SWBPG12/242, 16/155, 20/11014+14.6:1DownloadDownloadstlsw6000pg.jpg 022255179232
STL8000SWBHG12/297, 16/215, 20/16914+15.6:1DownloadDownloadN/A022255179249
STL8000SWBPG12/297, 16/215, 20/16914+14.9:1DownloadDownloadstlsw8000pg.jpg 022255179256
STL10000SWBPG12/457, 16/293, 20/20114+14.9:1DownloadDownloadstlsw10000pg.jpg 022255179270
STL14000SWBXG12/507, 16/329, 20/23814+16.2:1DownloadDownloadstlsw14000xg.jpg 022255179263
STL18000SWBHG20/379, 25/311, 30/25614+15.7:1DownloadDownloadstlsw18000hg.jpg 022255179287
STL20000SWBPG20/421, 25/348, 30/29314+14.4:1DownloadDownloadstlsw20000pg.jpg 022255179294
STL30000SWB40/338, 50/274, 60/22914+14.4:1DownloadDownloadstlsw30000.jpg 022255179300

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