Aird 5500

Do you fish from the beach or rocks and want to cast to the horizon? Then you need Daiwa’s latest ultimate distance casting reel the Aird 5500.

This is the surf casters new dream reel and it features Daiwa’s stainless steel ball bearings for ultra smooth performance, Digigear for ultimate cranking power and Twistbuster to eliminate line twist. The all new longcast spool design releases line for high-speed long distance casting, then delivers a smooth powerful drag when hooked up to the toughest of fish.

If you want to reach far off rocky reefs or cast beyond the breakers to catch that fish of a lifetime, then the new Aird 5500 is the ultimate distance-casting reel for you.


  • Digigear
  • Twistbuster
  • Airbail
  • Infinite anti reverse
  • Crosswrap
  • Machine cut aluminum handle
  • Quick drag
  • Machined aluminum long cast spool
  • Advanced locomotive levelwind
  • T-shape handle knob


Model Name Gear Ratio Ball Bearing Model Weight (g) Drag Pressure (kg) Spool Capacity
Aird 5500 4.9 (102cm) 5+1 610 10 6.4kg/460m, 7.7kg/340m, 9.1kg/270m