Product Review: KastKing Speed Demon Baitcasthing Reel


Blazing fast 9.3:1 gear ratio. Low profile, fits comfortably in your hand. World’s FASTEST baitcasting reel. 


It comes in right and left-handed variations.


Priced to move! The KastKing Speed Demon is definitely less expensive than the other big-name brands!

Summary: KastKing is making waves again with its fastest reel yet, the Speed Demon! 

Low profile and ergonomic, the Speed Demon has a tactical matte black finish with red accents and Sure-Grip flat paddle EVA knobs.

12 ultra-smooth ball bearings allow you to cast your lure a country mile!

Users get a crazy high-speed 9.3:1 gear ratio! It’s kinda like having a torpedo bring your lure back to you!

Best of all, the price of this rocket of a reel has the competition running scared!

Average Price: $ 69.98 

kastking speed demon baitcasting fishing reel review

The Good

  • LIGHTNING FAST - The KastKing Speed Demon has a 9.3:1 gear ratio! Making this reel that fastest retrieve in the world!
  • ULTRA SMOOTH - 12 + 1 MaxiDur shielded ball bearings for effortless casts and smooth speedy retrieves.
  • STATE-OF-THE-ART - 3 disc carbon fiber star drag system that can easily handle big game fish..
  • PRO-GRADE - Spoolcross drilled aluminum spool eliminates backlashing.

The Not So Good

  • Will backlash if not tuned.
  • Paint will scratch if rubbed with sand.


Anglers Like KastKing Speed Demon, Here's Why...

kastking speed demon baitcasting fishing reel review

Summary: KastKing is an ICAST (International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades) award-winning brand.  We are impressed, to say the least!  It’s truly remarkable they were able to get an insane amount of speed in this reel!  KastKing also has a very responsive customer service department and will quickly guide you through any question or concern you have. 

  • World's Fastest Retrieve Speed
  • Ergonomic Profile With Tactical Finish
  • Tons of Features Built In
  • Great Customer Service
  • Dependable For Thousands of Anglers