Accurate TX-500X-B Tern Twin Star Drag Reel

Accurate TX-500X-B Tern Twin Star Drag Reel

Reg Price $339.95
Our Price $274.99
Model
TD Code
RetrieveGear RatioInches Per CrankBraided Line Capacity
yds/lb. test
Max DragWeightColorPrice
TX-500X-B
ACU-0626
Right Hand6:145in500/5033lb17ozAll BlackReg Price $339.95Our Price $274.99

The Tern, Accurate's first star drag offering, is perfect for anglers who want the lightest and smoothest star drag experience possible. The use of CVX technology allows for an incredibly lightweight, yet strong frame to take down the toughest game fish, while the TwinStarDrag allows for anglers to have confidence putting the pressure to the fish. With carbon fiber drag washers and stainless steel friction washers on each side of the main gear, rather than a stack of washers on only one side, anglers will experience an unmatched smooth payout of drag at every click of the ergonomic star that fits perfectly in your hand. Whether it is castability, strength, or a smooth drag that you are looking for, the Tern is the ultimate star drag experience.

Accurate Tern TwinStarDrag Reel Features:

  • First ever TwinStarDrag reel
  • CVX design
  • Accurate-exclusive stainless steel Anti-Reverse Bearing
  • Made from 6061-T6 aircraft grade aluminum
  • 17-4 Heat treated steel gears and gear shaft
  • Billet aluminum power knob
  • Made in the USA
4.5 Stars based on 36 reviews
By Pat K.
Riverside CA
Big bang for your buck
July 7, 2022
I have this 300 on my 15-30 O.C. Custom rod and the combo is perfect pulls 20-40 pound yellowtail and white sea bass no problem. Worth every penny!!!
Pros
  • (Everything ). Smooth twin drag cast a mile great free spool for fly lining sardines all around perfect. And has balls 😛
Cons
  • (None)
By john c.
CA
awesome casting reel
January 11, 2022
light and free
Pros
  • weight and freespool
By Chase E.
Manassas
Awesome reel! From SPJ to shark fishing this reel can handle it
January 8, 2022
Slow pitch jigging 20lb braid to shark fishing 60lb mono. This reel crushes it. I never thought I would own a 300$ reel and now I’m prepared to buy another accurate reel. Definitely worth every penny.
Pros
  • Everything, amazing reel
Cons
  • Clicker seems like it won?t be loud but when I fished the keys bridges with cars, you can totally hear it from 20 yards away. It?s not as loud and different frequency then other clickers but still is usable
By Carlos
Central California
Solid
December 30, 2021
Excellent fit for live bait and jigs. Paired with a Okuma PCH 801H for central California bottom fishing. I am impressed with the smooth drag response and power this palm sized reel offers. Liked the black anodized finish for my match also. Can't wait to hang some serious fish in 2022.
Pros
  • size, fit, weight and finish.
By Ronnie
St Petersburg,Fl
Tern 400x
December 3, 2021
Very smooth reel with a lot of power in a small package, not one issue out of it as expected with accurate. Spoiled with 40lb hollow core on a G-loomis rod, works great on piers and grey off the boat.
By Rob
New Jersey
Accurate Tern 300xl
September 23, 2021
This reel is nothing but great. Needed a left hand reel and was sure if I would like it but the Accurate Tern 300XL is a great ree.
Pros
  • Won?t be disappointed great reel
Cons
  • None
By RI D.
Rhode Island
Great reel
August 4, 2021
Purchased this reel specifically for Stripers. The reel is relatively light but very strong. The large handle is comfortable, but the best part is the smooth powerful drag system. I had many fish in the low twenties to the mid 40 pound range this spring and the reel handled them with ease.
Pros
  • Light ish
  • Great drag system
  • Nice finish
  • Compact size
Cons
  • Expensive
By Byron D.
South Carolina
great reel
June 3, 2021
great reel
By Rick
Gainesville, FL
Tiny but Powerful
May 28, 2021
Nice drag from a small star drag. Like the color a lot. It has become one of my go to reels for bottom fishing.
By Nicksrodz C.
usa
I want 3 more 300x
May 5, 2021
probably never need another reel again after I get a couple more..
Pros
  • 6.1 gear, 50lb braid
Cons
  • everyone on b e boat wanted my set up caught triple limited filling every ones bag.
By Nathan
Los Angeles, CA
My Fav reel for throwing jigs
April 23, 2021
I own many Accurate Valiant reels.
They are so powerful and light!
So I decided to try the Tern this time.
Still light and got powerful drags.
Maybe it does not look fancy as other Japanese reels but it does their jobs.
and MADE IN USA!
By Mario
Santee ca
fast shipping
April 14, 2021
very nice smooth little reel
By Luis
Juncos, PR
Accurate Tern 500XNL
March 28, 2021
The Accurate Tern is another Beautiful work of art ... i Got the 500XNL ( Lefty ) for slow pitch jigging.

If you are serious about slow pitch jigging this is a must have.
Pros
  • Well designed.. very light weight .
Cons
  • None
By C B.
Staten island
Excellent
February 9, 2021
Smooth powerful reel. Tackle Direct great customer service and quick delivery
By Adam
Florida
500 all black tern
January 23, 2021
Great reel, perfect for freelining bait out to waiting grouper. Tackle direct with more amazing service this time with a limited edition reel not to be found elsewhere.
Pros
  • Light, Beautiful and powerful reel. Lined with 330yds of 80lbs saltiga boat braid with little room for more. Exactly what I needed in a left hand star drag.
Cons
  • All good so far
1 Question & 1 Answer
Dejan
from Sweden asked:
November 28, 2021
Hi, is it only the right hand on this accurate
1 Answer
Hi Dejan, Here is the Left hand Model for the Accurate TX-500L Tern Twin Star Drag Reel. Model: TX-500L-B; TD Code: ACU-0629. https://www.tackledirect.com/accurate-tx-500l-b-tern-reel.html. Please let us know if theres anything else we can assist you with. Tight Lines.
Submitted by: Brendan - TackleDirect Customer Service on December 1, 2021

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