From an angling perspective, every individual who has owned and enjoyed using Shimano tackle has a reason to thank a Japanese visionary named Shozaburo Shimano, who in 1921 declared “I aim to make Shimano’s products the best in Kansai, then the best in Japan, and finally the best in the world." For over 80 years, Shimano has concentrated on precision engineering, one step at a time. Creating the most innovative products and processes you can hold in your hand today.
|Model||Line Retrieve Per Crank (High/Low in.)||Mono Line Capacity (# Test/yd)||Power Pro Line Capacity (# Test/Yards)||Max Drag at Full w/ Freespool (lbs.)||Max Drag at Strike w/ Freespool (lbs.)||Weight (oz)||Ball Bearings||High Gear Ratio||Low Gear Ratio|
|TI12||36/16||12/880, 16/650, 20/460||40/795,50/790,65/460||23||33||24.6||6 BB||3.9:1||1.7:1|
|TI16||36/16||16/980, 20/670, 30/430||50/1210,65/680,80/520||29.5||22||27.9||6 BB||3.9:1||1.7:1|