Gear Hunter: Bass Pro Shops Johnny Morris Platinum Signature Baitcast Reel
OutdoorHub Reporters 08.14.20
On today’s Gear Hunter, we’re checking out the Bass Pro Shops Johnny Morris Platinum Signature Baitcast Reel.
Some things have a value far beyond what you paid for them. If you’re serious about your bass catching, then the Bass Pro Shops Johnny Morris Platinum Signature baitcaster will probably be one of them.
Built for performance, the Johnny Morris Platinum Signature Baitcast Reel features only the finest construction detailing: a solid machined aluminum frame, aluminum side plates with an unbreakable titanium deposition finish, a double-anodized aluminum spool. The internals are especially tight and well-protected, with a drive system consisting of a super-light, high-strength Duralumin drive gear, Duralumin crankshaft, and a premium 11-bearing (10+1) system built around 10 double-shielded Japanese stainless steel ball bearings plus Powerlock instant anti-reverse—smooth perfection for the long haul.
With its externally adjustable Dual Braking System, high-performance carbon drag, and 90 mm Recurve aluminum handle with EVA grips, the Johnny Morris Platinum Signature Baitcast Reel is primed to become one of your most valuable on-the-water assets.
Here are some of the reel’s key features:
- High performance, incredible value
- Solid machined-aluminum frame and sideplates
- Duralumin drive gear and crankshaft
- 100% double-shielded 11-bearing (10+1) system
- Powerlock™ instant anti-reverse
- Externally adjustable Dual Braking System
- Smooth, powerful carbon drag system
- 90 mm Recurve aluminum handle with EVA grips