Shimano Thunnus Ci4
Featuring Shimano's proprietary Ci4 technology, these baitrunner reels are lightweight enough to hold all day, but can hold up to some of the hardest fighting species in the ocean. It also has an aluminum side plate and handle, Paladin Gear Durability Enhancement, Propulsion Line Management System: Propulsion Spool Lip, SR One-Piece Bail Wire, Power Roller III. Redesigned Bail Trip, S-Arm Cam, Varispeed Oscillation, S-Concept, S-Rotor, S-Arm Cam, Direct Drive Mechanism (Thread-In Handle Attachment), Oversized Septon Grips for Power and Comfort. Has a waterproof drag system with Dartainium II Drag Washers and a repairable clicker.
TU-4000CI4 - Best suited for inshore fisheries and would be paired well with any lightweight rod.
TU-6000CI4 - Suited for inshore fishing for larger species where line capacity may be an issue.
TU-8000CI4 - This size is best for surfcasting bait, or for larger inshore or offshore species.
TU-12000CI4 - The biggest size of the Thunnus family, it is best suited for offshore pelagic species, or surfcasting large baits on long, heavy, rods.
|Test/Yards)||Power Pro Line Capacity (# Test/Yards)||Max Drag (lbs.)||S SUS Bearings||Roller Clutch||Gear Ratio||Grip Shape||Weight|
|TU4000CI4||30||8/240, 10/200, 12/160||15/270, 20/190, 40/145||15||6||1||4.8||Small Egg||12.7|
|TU6000CI4||35||10/300, 12/265, 16/170, 20/120||30/245, 50/210, 65/130||20||6||1||4.8||Small Egg||18|
|TU8000CI4||36||14/295, 17/250, 20/195||40/295, 50/290, 65/180||20||6||1||4.8||Small Egg||19.4|