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Avet SX 5.3 Single Speed Lever Drag Casting Reel Gunmetal Grey

Avet SX 5.3 Single Speed Lever Drag Casting Reel Gunmetal Grey

Price: $199.99
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RetrieveLine ClassMono Capacity
Braid Capacity
Max Drag
Inches Per CrankWeight
SX 5.3 Gunmetal Grey
Right-Hand10-25 lb.15/320
Strike: 9
Full: 14
5.3:130 in.14 oz.Gunmetal
$199.99 USD
Avet SX Reel Features:
  • Precision machined 6061 T-6 marine grade aluminum and stainless steel components.
  • Anodized for superior corrosion resistance and beautiful finish.
  • True one piece frame for the ultimate in strength vs. weight.
  • Powerful lever drag system with adjustable strike pre-set.
  • Precision machined stainless steel gears.
  • Avet's patented, indestructible, silent dog and gear anti-reverse system, the most reliable in the industry.
  • Reliable Avedrag dry carbon fiber drags for superior stopping power, smoothness and wear resistance.
  • 8 sealed stainless ball bearings.
  • Alarm clicker.
  • Offset machined handle arm to reduce centerline profile and cranking wobble.
  • Large comfortable soft touch handle knob.
  • Specially designed rod mounting foot to fit most graphite trigger seats as well as standard rod seats.
  • Matching machined aluminum rod clamp.
  • Designed, machined and assembled in USA.
  • SX, SXJ Reel diameter: 2-3/8 in.
  • SXJ spool width: 1-1/8 in.
  • SX spool width: 1-1/2 in.
  • SX crank handle length (except Raptor models): 2-3/4 in. w/ oval knob
  • SX Raptor crank handle length: 3 in. w/ oval knob
  • MC Models - Magic Cast Control System.
    • Prevention of backlash and as a line out adjustment for live bait fishing.
    • 1 through 5 Cast Control knob setting for multiple weight casting applications.
    • MC Cast is a standard feature on Raptor models (HXW Raptor excluded)
Avet Single Speed Reels
Avet single speed reels include industry leading features unlike any other reel on the market. Featuring an adjustable strike pre-set lever drag system, precision machined 6061-T6 aluminum and stainless steel components, 8 rubber sealed stainless steel ball bearings, stainless steel gears and Avet's smooth, powerful Avedrag dry drag system. Avet single speed reels are at the peak of quality and performance. All Avet single speed reels are available with or without their M.C. Cast control system. (except HXW)

Avet 2-Speed Reels
Avet 2-speed reels include all of the quality features of our single speed reels, with 2-speeds. The simple, yet reliable gear shift mechanism built into the 2-speed models is so easy to operate that it becomes second nature almost immediately. The push button located at the center of the handle arm permits shifting between the high and low gears without your hand ever leaving the handle knob, and can be shifted with or without pressure, so you can shift while cranking, or when a fish is running. All Avet 2-speed lever drag casting reels (SX-HX) are available with or without their M.C. Cast control system.

Avet M.C. Cast Anti-Backlash / Cast Control
Avet's revolutionary M.C. Cast (Magic Cast) adjustable magnetic anti-backlash cast control system is available as an option on all of their single and 2-speed casting reels, SX through HX, and is a standard feature on the Raptor Series Reels (excluding the HXW Raptor). The M.C. Cast control system incorporates Avet's Patented Adjustable Intensity Polar Amplification Technology to create the most efficient and easy to use cast control system for a conventional style reel. From the lightest bait to heavy lures, the M.C. Cast Control System is simple to use, even if you have never before cast a conventional style reel. Simply place your thumb on the spool to cast, swing, remove your thumb from the spool and let it fly! You will only need to thumb the spool when the lure hits the water.

Avet Raptor Series Reels
Avet Raptor Series Reels are the cutting edge in compact large game reels. These reels are consistently landing shockingly large fish in relation to their compact size. Designed for use with the ultra thin, super strong superbraid lines available today, it's now possible to target large game species with a reel half of the size and weight compared to a reel traditionally designed for similar monofilament line and drag capacities. And the Raptor has the drag and cranking power to back it up.

The Avet Raptor Series comes standard with Avet's innovative 2-speed gears, M.C. Cast control, and a ratcheting drag lever with a positive stop strike button to prevent accidental advancement past strike. Featuring Avet's patented DUAL DIRECT DRIVE Full Surface Caliper Brake System, Raptor models put out nearly twice the drag pressure of the original Avets! There's a Raptor model that will stop any fish in the ocean, yet small and light enough to cast. If you find a fish too big for a Raptor, you probably wouldn't want it near your boat! The Raptor Series reels are the same sizes as the original Avet reels, with enhanced line capacities, and each are engineered and built to fish several line classes heavier than the original Avet Reels.
Avet SX 5.3 Single Speed Lever Drag Casting Reel Gunmetal Grey
5 Stars based on 7 Review(s)
Darien, CT
5 Stars
I would recommend this item to a friend.

Avet's are tanks
June 11, 2015
I've had ordered my avet SX last fall and i'm finally getting to put it to the test. Its a great little reel and it doesn't weigh anything. Would recommend it to anyone looking to jig or bait fish. I have done both without a hiccup. It holds a ton of line and its built to last!
Drag system Line capacity Light Weight Durability Smoothness

5 Stars
I would recommend this item to a friend.

amazing reel
April 23, 2015
perfect size for vertical jigging. Has amazing power and a buttery drag

Pontiac, IL
5 Stars
I would recommend this item to a friend.

Great reel in a small size!
February 2, 2015
This is my fifth Avet reel purchase. I own four models presently, and the SX series seems to have the best fit and finish of all the models I have. This one is mounted on a Seeker 8 foot live bait rod. I will switch between the SX and my MXL for line capacity if needed. I really like the slightly smaller size and weight of the SX and will use it whenever I can, over the MXL. The drag ratings are the same. For the price this is an amazing little lever drag!
High quality machining. Feels great while fishing!

Silver Spring, MD
5 Stars
I would recommend this item to a friend.

Great reel.
December 25, 2014
This is my 3rd Avet in 3 years. Absolutely love it. Performs fantastic under harsh conditions.

5 Stars
I would recommend this item to a friend.

December 9, 2014
great reel

5 Stars
I would recommend this item to a friend.

Solid reel
April 23, 2014
Great reel! I also have an Avet Lx, both of witch are awesome... solid, sturdy construction! Hands down my favorite reels on the market right now!
It is awesome! A lot of power for such a small package!

5 Stars
I would recommend this item to a friend.

Awesome Reel
August 12, 2013
Small and powerful


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