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AVET MXL5.8S Silver 5.8:1300YDS/20LB, 38" Per Crank, 18oz.

Model # 10643344Mfg # 3117-0017


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Product Description

MX Series Reels are precision machined 6061 T-6 marine grade aluminum and stainless steel components. Anodized for superior corrosion resistance and beautiful finish. Made of a true in one piece frame for the ultimate in strength vs. weight.

  • Powerful lever drag system with adjustable strike pre-set
  • Precision machined stainless steel gears
  • Patented, indestructible, silent dog and gear anti-reverse system
  • Reliable Avedrag dry carbon fiber drags for superior stopping power, smoothness and wear resistance
  • Up to 9 lbs. of drag at strike, 14 lbs. full, while maintaining full free spool
  • 8 sealed stainless steel 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
  • Proudly made in the U.S.A.

Avet casting reels (SX - HX) are grouped in "families" or "series" by size, more specifically by diameter, with the SX Series being the smallest, and the HX Series the largest. Within each series, there are different options and variations:

  • Spool width ("J" or "jig" denotes a narrow spool, and "L" or "large" is a standard width spool, and "W" is a "wide" spool)
  • Different retrieve speeds, (numbers with "." denote single speed gears while numbers with "/" denote 2-speed gears. Example: SX 5.3 = single speed, SX 6/4 = 2-speed)
  • Increased drag output (Raptors) and magnetic anti-backlash cast control (M.C. Cast) are also options within a series


MXL5.8S Silver 5.8:1300YDS/20LB, 38" Per Crank, 18oz.

Ball Bearings 8
Ball Type 8SSBB
Drag 9 Pounds
Gear Ratios 5.8:1
Line Speed 38 Inches
Maximum Test - Mono 17 Pounds
20 Pounds
25 Pounds
Test / Yards 20 Pounds/360 Yards
Warranty Details One Year
Weight 18.2 Ounces

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Feels like driving a Porsche

By Capt. Rick of the "HANNELORE"

from Santa Cruz, CA

About Me Avid Fisher

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  • Balenced
  • Durable
  • Made in USA
  • Reliable
  • Smooth Drag System
  • Smooth Reeling
  • Well made


  • Tangles Line

Best Uses

  • Ocean Fishing
  • Salmon Halibut Lings
  • Trolling

Comments about Avet MXL5.8S Silver 5.8:1300YDS/20LB, 38 Per Crank, 18oz.:

Up graded all my reels over the last year to the MXL 5.8 perfect for all fishing in the Monterey Bay. Make sure to get the MXL for Seabass!!!

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