Shimano Calcutta XT 1991 JDM Discontinued 1991-2004
Availability: Out of stock
Since its introduction in 1991, Calcutta has been the target of copy reels, but no one has achieved its highly balanced performance, smoothness and beauty.
Shimano has been selling the high-end Calcutta, Calcutta XT reels exclusively in Japan. They have holes on forged frame and side plate. Each model has one more ball bearing than US counterparts, and weight is about 1 oz lighter.
Differences to regular Calcutta (US export model) are following
drilled spool (wiffle spools)
drilled side plate
titanium coated level winder inner
ball bearings installed spool