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. 


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 quicky 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