The Banax Kaigen 1000
combine their finest components and features with precision
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
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.
machine cut handle knob.
anodized aluminum diecasting frame.
three carbon drag washers. (Total 6 washers)
"ON/OFF" and speed control available by speed lever.
adjustable digital unit to set the depth.
back up while unplug a moment.
the motor during overspeed.
Drag force 20Kgs
maximum winding power 35Kgs.
max retrieve power: 10Kgs.
PE(No/m) 6-1000 8-800 10-600 12-500
Note. The Japanese use a
numbering system called “gouw” that they used to size silk thread by its
diameter many years ago. They
transferred that same sizing
system to monofilament and now braided line.
PE is an abbreviation for Poly
Ethylene which is what braided Dyneema or Spectra is made from. A simple
way of determining PE
ratings is to simply multiply
the PE number x 10 to get LB strenght. e.g. PE5 = 50lb approx.
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.