Outdoors Made Easy
Casting a Spincast Reel
With a spincast reel, the line is thrown from a fixed spool and can therefore be used with relatively light lures and baits. The spincast reel was created to solve the problem of backlash found in baitcast designs, while reducing line twist and snare complaints sometimes encountered with traditional spinning reel designs. Gene Ellison demonstrates how to cast a spincast reel.