Fishing Rods & Reel
What Type of Fishing Rods & Reels
Spinning rods and reels or baitcasters will work fine.
Larger, heavier spinning rods and baitcasters.
How Heavy Should They Be
Medium to Medium-Heavy Action Rods and Reels
Heavy Action Rods and Reels
Mono or braid will work just fine for tuna.
Can range from 20 to over 100 pound line depending on the size of tuna and you may need a leader from 50 to more than 100 pound flourocarbon.
There are so many different types of tuna. As they get bigger, you need some serious gear.