The new Daiwa Laguna C baitcaster series shows that economy and performance can go hand-in-hand. Stylish in looks and advanced in design and performance Laguna is the budget baitcaster series for the angler that’s looking to save, but not looking to sacrifice quality.

Built with uncompromising quality and conviction the Laguna is equally parts performance blended seamlessly with equally parts performance and price to make it one of the standout budget conscious baitcaster ranges in the Daiwa stable.

A high performance IM6 graphite blank is where value and performance begin, with the light and super tough design delivering sensitivity and power with baitcaster budget consciousness.

Responsive in the tip for accurate casts and optimum contact and feel with the lure the Laguna blank has a powerful butt section, strengthened with woven carbon to help extract even the toughest fish from a snag.

A perfect combination of power and precision the Laguna blank has lightness and touch when a delicate hand is required, and the power and grunt when the going gets tough and fish get big.

The high performance blank is matched by equally impressive fittings with custom alloy componentry and graphite reel seats enhancing looks and performance.

Ultra strong AO (aluminium oxide) guides providing ultimate contact between angler and fish, with their ultra tough construction handling the rigors of angling while their sensitive design delivers anglers unmatched feel for a rod of its price.

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Super tough, ultra sensitive custom EVA grips blend perfectly with the Laguna’s graphite reel seats and provide anglers with the comfort and control to take full advantage of the rod’s power and performance.

Classic in looks and style, and performance and integrity driven in design the Laguna’s components provide outstanding astestics and unmatched performance and function.

With three models in the range ranging from the short and powerful 561 HFB, to the longer all-rounder 661 MFB, there’s a baitcaster length and power to suit just about angler’s need.

Dark and classic in looks, yet advanced in design and technology the new Laguna baitcaster range is ultimate combination of performance and price.


  • IM6 graphite with woven carbon construction blanks
  • AO Guides
  • Graphite reel seats
  • Custom EVA grips
  • Blank through construction handles
  • Custom alloy componentry


Model Type Length Sections Action Taper Cast Weight Recommended Line
561HFB Baitcaster 170cm 1 Heavy Fast 14-40g 6-12kg
661MFB Baitcaster 198cm 1 Medium Fast 7-21g 4-7kg