Shimano Baitrunner D

The Shimano Baitrunner D is the premier range of the famous Baitrunner collection.

The Baitrunner D boasts all the very best features of the previous reels to take it to the next level of performance and handling.

Shimano Baitrunner DThe leading features are combined with the latest Shimano technology and design to deliver the ultimate Baitrunner.

The larger 8000 and 12000 sizes open up a whole world of possibilities to anglers, such as casting and bait fishing for a variety of pelagic game fish.

The 4000 and 6000 sizes cater for those wishing to float an unweighted pillie or strip bait down a berley trail aimed at snapper.


Series Baitrunner D
Family Type Baitrunner
Size options 4
Key Feature Propulsion Line Management System
Bearings 3+1
Warranty 10 Year
Drag Range 7-12 Drag Power range (kg)
Retrieve Per Crank Range 71-93 Retrieve range (cm)


The Baitrunner D is now available at Mossops Tackle World at Shore St. West in Ormiston – it’s on the way to the bay!

Shimano Baitrunner D


Gear Ratio Bearings Drag Power (Kg) Mono Capacity (kg/m) Braid Capacity (lb/yds) Weight (g)

Baitrunner 2000D

4.4:1 3+1 12.0 7/320 50/505


Baitrunner 4000D

4.8:1 3+1 7.0 4/219 15/265 385.0

Baitrunner 6000D

4.8:1 3+1 9.0 5/274 30/245


Baitrunner 8000D

4.8:1 3+1 9.0 6/270 40/270