Cavalla Lever Drag Reel

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OKUMA FISHING's Cavalla Lever Drag Reel Manufacturing

OKUMA FISHING TACKLE CO., LTD., since 1986, is a Cavalla Lever Drag Reel manufacturer based in Taiwan. OKUMA FISHING strives to deliver the ultimate fishing experience to everyone, as well as create the best fishing reels and rods for our fellow anglers, which are lightweight and precise.

OKUMA FISHING delivers quality and affordable fishing rods such as fly rods, float rods, spinning rods; fishing reels including spinning, baitcast, trolling, and fly reels. They are all made with advanced materials with dynamic designs.

OKUMA FISHING's fishing tackle is your best choice for freshwater and saltwater fishing. Both with advanced technology and over 31 years of fishing equipment supply experience, OKUMA FISHING delivers excellent quality fishing rods and reels in order to meet each customer's demands.

Cavalla Lever Drag Reel

Okuma Cavalla lever drag reels contain the key concepts of these industry-leading platforms take shape in a more accessible package, radically advancing power and performance available to everyday anglers. The reels are available in 2-speed design, cover the range from vertical jigging to live bait, casting to light trolling for species up to sailfish and yellowfin tuna.

It features rigid 1-pcs 6061-T6 machined aluminum frame and left side plate construction, carbonite drag system with Cal’s drag grease, and 17-4 grade stainless steel main and pinion gears.


  • Rigid 1-pcs frame and left sideplate construction
  • 6061-T6 Machined aluminum frame and sideplates
  • 17-4 grade stainless steel main and pinion gears
  • Carbonite drag system with Cal’s drag grease
  • Cold forged, Type-II anodized, machined aluminum spool
  • CRC: Corrosion Resistant Coating process
  • 4 BB corrosion resistant stainless steel bearings
  • Ergo Grip handle knob with anodized aluminum handle arm
  • Silent retrieve system for cranking smoothness
  • On/Off bait clicker for all lever drag models


Machined Rigid Frame Construction
Okuma's Machined Rigid Frame construction incorporates a one-piece fully-machined aluminum frame. These rigid bar-stock aluminum frames are the ultimate in precision alignment and tolerances withstanding more pressure and torque than any other material used in our industry for frame materials.
17-4 grade stainless steel main and pinion gears
Ergonomic Design
The Ergo Grip handle knob is an extremely comfortable oversized handle-knob design for both speed and power. This softtouch knob has been ergonomically designed to fit in the palm of your hand.


Cavalla Lever Drag Reel 

ModelGear ratioBearingsWeight (g)Line retrieve(cm)

Max Drag

Mono. line capacity(mm)
Cavalla 2-Speed Reels
CAV-5NII6.4:1 & 3.8:14BB460107 & 637 & 110.32/385, 0.37/275, 0.42/225
CAV-5II6.4:1 & 3.8:14BB485107 & 637 & 110.32/570, 0.37/400, 0.42/320
CAV-12NII4.7:1 & 2.1:14BB67590 & 4012.2 & 15.40.42/300, 0.48/200, 0.55/150
CAV-12II4.7:1 & 2.1:14BB70590 & 4012.2 & 15.40.42/510, 0.48/380, 0.55/290
Cavalla 2-Speed Left Hand Retrieve
CAV-5NIILX6.4:1 & 3.8:14BB460107 & 637 & 110.32/385, 0.37/275, 0.42/225
CAV-5IILX6.4:1 & 3.8:14BB485107 & 637 & 110.32/570, 0.37/400, 0.42/320
CAV-12IILX4.7:1 & 2.1:14BB70590 & 4012.2 &15.40.42/510, 0.48/380, 0.55/290
Cavalla Single-Speed Reels
CAV-5S 6.4:14BB4651077 & 110.32/570, 0.37/400, 0.42/320
CAV-5NS6.4:14BB4401077 & 110.32/385, 0.37/275, 0.42/225

Okuma Cavalla Lever Drag Reel

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We often get asked how to set the pre set drag on our lever drag reels. Here is a video by Okuma Product Manger John Bretza explaining this function. Read More