The New Banax Kaigen 500X
combine their finest components and features with precision
manufacturing technology. It provides strong cranking power by an
eletric motor and adjust accurate depth bay digital control.
What makes the Banax electric reels so
much better than traditional electrics?
First of all, they are Electric
or Manual so no need to worry about blown fuses or dead batteries when
the big one on. They are much
lighter, faster, quieter, smarter, and in many cases just as strong or
They also have a line counter,
level-wind, and auto-stop features. These reels make a great day of
much better. No more hand
cranking to check your bait.
the reels Electric or Manual?
reels are electric, manual, or both. They can be strictly electric by
using the Speed Adjustable Accelerator
strictly manual by using the handcrank, or both by using the Speed
Adjustable Accelerator Lever &
handcrank simultaneously. The
handcrank remains stationary in electric mode unless you choose to turn
the Banax have an Auto-Stop feature?
and it's great. This prevents pulling your swivel or kite through the
eye of your rod. Just engage the speed
accelerator lever and walk away.
power source can I use?
reels are 12V (DC) like most other electric reels. A 12V battery is
your best choice, however we use 12V
amp) portable jump starters and they last an entire day of fishing with
to 2 people using it.
What kind of power cord comes
The Banax come with 9ft (nine
foot) power cords with alligator clips.
(as it is now known) was originally founded as a joint venture with
Daiwa-Japan in 1973 and separated
Daiwa-Japan in 1986. It merged with LG Int'l Corp. in July of 1992 and
re-branded itself Bando Sports Ltd.
in August of 1992. The "Banax"
brand was created in 1997 and the company later changed it's name to
Co., LTD in 2002. Banax's
baitcasting reels have long been a favorite of bass fishermen.
NEW FEATURE ON THE BANAX KAIGEN 500X:
Power ON/OFF & speed control by speed
Memory back up while unplugged
Overloadover speed break on motor
Now with jigging function
Black anodized aluminum diecasting frame.
Aluminum forged spool
Three carbon drag washers (total 6 washer)
Maximum drag force 10kgs
Weight 715 grams
Line pre setting
Instant winding maximum power 13kgs
Practical max retrieve power 5.6kgs
Maximum retrieve speed 180m/min
Speed adjustable accelerator lever
Sensitive adjustable digital unit to set
Power cord cable with alligator clips
Gear Ratio 3.5:1
Line capacity mm/m 0.40/300 0.45/200
Bearings b/b r/b 2
OUR ITEMS ARE IN STOCK AND DISPATCHED FROM SCOTLAND
WHICH IS WITHIN THE EEC AND NO VAT OR CUSTOMS DUTY IS PAYABLE WHEN
SENT TO COUNTRIES WITHIN THE ECONOMIC COMMUNITY
based in the UK and are a European service center for Banax Electric
reels and if we can be of any help with these reels please give us a
call or e-mail.
160lb Skate caught in 700ft of water using a Banax Electric reel