Holiday Gift Ideas From Daiwa For Fishermen

daiwa gift ideasYes, its already that time and you need to come up with more great holiday gift ideas for someone to get you.  We are making it easy for you with this quick list of “must haves” from Daiwa’s lineup of new products.

Daiwa has something for every angler on your list.

Daiwa Gift Ideas

Daiwa Lexa Wn

Daiwa LexaWn

How about the new Lexa Wn baitcaster in a 300 and 400 size with the new Winn Grip handles.   The Winn Grip handles are a great feature for anglers spending long hours on the water working for that next bite.  The Winn Grip offers a easier grip on the handle so one’s fingers and hands dont get tired during a day of fishing.

Built to handle just about anything, the Daiwa Lexa WN 300 & 400 Casting Reels utilize Daiwa’s Ultimate Tournament Drag that outputs 22lbs (300 Size) 25lbs (400 Size) of max drag, giving anglers true stopping power.


  • Ultimate Tournament Carbon Drag (MAX 25lb.)
  • Custom Winn Handle Grips
  • Swept Handle with weight-reducing cutouts
  • Aluminum frame and side plate (gear side)
  • Infinite Anti-Reverse (Dual Stopper)

Saltiga 2SpeedSaltiga 2-Speed Lever Drag Reels

The Saltiga series is not brand new, but it continues to prove itself as a winner against big fish.

Daiwa’s finest compact lever drag reels offer the durability and performance features needed for ultra-strong fish, ultra-strong braid. Easy-shifting two speed models feature fast, one-touch shift and Daiwa’s exceptionally smooth Ultimate Tournament Carbon Drag.


  • Simple, one touch gear shift for a choice of power or speed
  • Six CRBB corrosion resistant ball bearings
  • Offset power handle with Soft Touch grip
  • Massive stainless steel gears—helical cut for optimum power and smooth winding
  • Ultimate Tournament carbon drag (UTD)
  • Machined aluminum frame and left side plate are one solid piece for unmatched strength
  • Machined aluminum spool
  • Centrifugal casting brakes
  • Machined aluminum rod clamp
  • Precision ratchet anti-reverse

Daiwa Ballistic

Daiwa Ballistic LT Spinning Reels

The new Ballistic LT is one of many great revisions of Daiwa’s already dependable reels.  The LT stands for Light and Tough and is available in the Ballistic LT, Tatula LT, Fuego LT, Excleler LT and Legalis LT.  Lighter, tougher, more compact are the features you’re getting when you have a new LT concept reel from Daiwa.  The Fuego LT and the Ballistic LT both feature Magseal technology which keeps the corrosion out, making them a great choice for saltwater angling.

Ballistic LT Features

  • New Smaller frame, body and housing
  • ZAION Housing LT Concept- very light yet very strong 
  • Machined A7075 Aircraft Grade Aluminum DIGIGEAR- smoothness and durabilit
  • MAGSEALED-reduces water and debris from traveling down the shaft
  • 7-Bearing System 1-CRBB, 5-BB and 1BB
  • Designed for  freshwater, inshore and offshore applications.

North Coast rods

North Coast Rods

The North Coast Rods are brand new and selling like hotcakes.  SoCal anglers are finding the actions to be right on the button for a variety of surf and inshore type fishing.  The price is right on these rods too.  Black with dark green trim and an orange bite indicator on the tip make these unique and new rods a winner.

With 6 spinning rods, 14 conventional rods, 2 Kokanee trollers, 3 downrigger rods and a mooching rod, the series is designed for serious trout, steelhead and salmon anglers and the many techniques that they may employ. The blanks are constucted from IM7 graphite a composite with a long illustrious history in high-end rod building. The handles are beauttifully crafted from Natural Cork providing good looks and a sure grip. To the quality blank are added light weight yet durable Titanium Oxide Ring Guides, designed to pay out long casts while still sensitive to the bend of the rod. The rod tips are dipped in  Flourescent Orange Paint a great visual for strike detection. Craftmanship is backed up by a Limited 1-Year Warranty. With 25 designs to choose from at a mid-market price, Daiwa’s Northcoast Series of Salmon and Steelhead rods has you covered for any possible rod demands in pursuit of salmonoids wherever they might be.

North Coast SS Rods Feature

  • IM7 Graphite 
  • Quality Natural Cork Handle  
  • Light Weight Titanium Oxide Ring Guides
  • Florescent Orange Paint On Tip Top For Bite Detection

Proteus 70XHF

New Proteus 70XHF rod. Be sure your loved one is ready for the big bluefin next season.

Newly designed saltwater actions featuring powerful graphite composite construction, Fuji® Tangle-Free guides and reel seat. The perfect match for fishing both nylon and braided lines and for working both heavy and light lures. Also ideal for casting live bait.

PROTEUS® Rod Features

  • Graphite Composite Construction
  • Fuji® DPS Stainless steel hood reel seat
  • Fuji® Alconite-Tangle Free Frame Guide
  • X-Tube Grip
  • Blank-through-handle construction
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty

Tactical Tackle Box

All new Tactical accessories from Daiwa are taking the SoCal scene by storm.  They feature a tactical camo color, two sizes of tackle bags, new Tactical Backpack, Jig Tote, soft-sided coolers and more will make a great gift for that angler in your life.

SP Minnow

New SP Minnow colors Cannibal Calico, Fast Food and Bubble Gum.  Anglers that catch lots of fish know that the SP Minnow is irresistible for our local game fish and these new colors are taking that fact to the next level.  Look for these colors in the 6-inch floating SP Minnows.

Daiwa braidDaiwa JBraid

New Daiwa JBraid 4x filler spools of Island Blue.  New color.  New carrier.  Imagine a couple of these filler spools in your stocking!

Find the Daiwa dealer nearest you to find these perfect gifts!