Hagane Concept by Shimano
If you have been following recent industry news especially in terms of new product releases from Shimano, chances are you have come across the term ‘Hagane’. Now, you may be asking yourself, “What exactly is Hagane?”. In simple terms, Hagane is Shimano’s reel design concept designed to withstand continual use and extreme abuse under all circumstances, and in all conditions. It is something only Shimano can produce, and has really set them apart from other reel manufacturers.