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Shimano Expands Electric Reel Lineup With BeastMaster 9000 Redesign

Charleston, SC – Shimano North America Fishing, the legendary brand known for its innovation in fishing tackle, is proud to announce the debut of the redesigned BeastMaster 9000 B to North American consumers.

“The BeastMaster 9000 B is a testament to Shimano’s commitment to advancing the angler’s experience,” says Blaine Anderson, Saltwater Product Marketing Manager for Shimano. “Designed for avid blue water anglers, this reel exemplifies Shimano’s commitment to pushing the boundaries of innovation.”

The BeastMaster 9000 B is crafted for those who seek the thrill of deeper waters and larger billfish. This fully redesigned reel offers angler-friendly features like the all-new color LCD screen for enhanced functionality and easier viewing in bright sunlight. Shimano engineers incorporated 55 pounds of thermo-adjustable drag power and a GigaMax motor packing extreme winding power, perfectly suited for flying kites or pulling teasers. A rugged HAGANE Body limits flex during load while Cross Carbon Drag offers anglers the smoothest drag performance Shimano has to offer. 

For more information about the new BeastMaster 9000 B and Shimano’s complete range of innovative fishing tackle, visit To find a retailer near you, visit Shimano’s dealer locator. For more information on Shimano and the latest product releases, please contact Kade Gewanter at

About Shimano North America Fishing

Since 1970, Shimano has been a global manufacturer of industry-leading fishing tackle systems built for anglers compelled by experiences on the water. Shimano designs, manufactures, and markets a deep lineup of angling-specific products focused on promoting health and happiness through the enjoyment of nature and the world around us. The company proudly maintains a portfolio of four consumer-preferred brands: Shimano, G.Loomis, Jackall, and PowerPro. You can learn more at or follow on social @fish_shimano_north_america/, @fishgloomis, @jackall_usa, and @fishpowerpro.

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