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Choosing the perfect rod and reel for a target species can be a daunting task. With the understanding that each species comes in variable sizes and different techniques are best served by different product attributes, we offer the following suggestions to help narrow your search.
Convector
Convector levelwinds and line counters revolutionized the fishing tackle industry, offering a powerful gearing and drag system platform previously unattainable at the Convector's value-oriented price. Today, the Convector has grown to a position as a staple in salmon fisheries from Alaska to the Great Lakes, and everywhere in between. The Convector's no-nonsense design features aluminum and stainless steel components at all critical stress points, along with Okuma's patented Mechanical Stabilization System that maintains parts alignment over the long term. Line counter models are available in both right and left hand retrieve to serve all anglers. 
Starting at $96.99
Clarion
With levelwind, high-speed levelwind and levelwind line counter models, the Okuma Clarion family of fishing reels showcases Okuma's enthusiasm for our patented Mechanical Stabilizing System, or MSS. The MSS system ties the spool shaft, pinion gear, pinion gear bearing, drive shaft and main gear together with a single support system. The result is superior alignment and performance over the long term. Choose Clarion reels for salmon, stripers, lake trout, large catfish, rockfish' anywhere Clarion's powerful XL Gearing and multi-disc Carbonite drag system can be turned loose on big fish.
Clarion Line Counters include Okuma's Tension Spool Control, or TSC function. This secondary drag system governs the spool when in freespool and turns downrigger, diving planer and heavy lead fisheries into easy, one-handed presentations.
Starting at $149.99
Aventa Float Reel
Successful center-pin angling requires a mastery of line control to produce the perfect presentation. The Aventa float reel, an advanced example of precision alignment and incredible freespool, sets a new standard for what can be expected in a fully-machined float reel. Machined from solid bar stock to exacting tolerances, Aventa spins effortlessly on two stainless steel German ball-bearings. Aventa's exposed rim provides easy palming while an on/off click ratchet provides tension to prevent overruns.
Starting at $169.99
Helios
The intelligent design of Okuma Helios fly reels is a beacon of refined engineering and functional elegance. With frame and spool fully machined from bar stock aluminum to extremely tight tolerances, Helios\' performance centers on its\' two ball-bearing plus one-way roller bearing design that operates on a precision machined stainless steel shaft. Fluid line retrieve on the large arbor spool gives way to immediate drag engagement when fish take line. The maintenance-free waterproof drag system is of multi-disc cork and stainless steel design, delivering exceptional drag range with minimal start-up inertia. 
Starting at $194.99
Connoisseur

Okuma Connoisseur steelhead rods deliver on distinctive tastes in the market.  Noodle rods, Michigan handle rods' you'll find them here.  Attractively designed with top quality components, Connoisseur rods represent an incredible value in specialty rod designs.  

Starting at $44.99
Guide Select Float Rods
Okuma Guide Select Float Rods deliver premium performance from carefully crafted rod actions and top-quality materials and components. Light, agile and powerful IM-8 rod blanks are reinforced with Okuma's proprietary EVO Graph woven carbon fiber blank reinforcement for power and durability. Components include Fuji New Concept guide frames with superior Alconite inserts. Premium cork handles with either Fuji reel seat or slip rings complete Guide Select float rods as effortless casting tools that deliver supreme line control.  
Starting at $164.99