Avet Reels – Which Model Do You Need?

Avet reels are excellent but which model do you need?

Let’s take a look at each series of Avet lever drag casting reels. (If you want to shop for an Avet casting reel, here is a link…Shop Now at Amazon.com)

Avet SX Series Lever Drag Casting Reels

  • Line Capacity: 290 yards of 50 lb braid
  • Max Drag: 14 lbs
  • Line Class: 10 – 25 lb
  • Type: casting and jigging
  • Fish Size: 5 – 30 lb

Avet MX Series Lever Drag Casting Reels

  • Line Capacity: 410 yards of 50 lb braid
  • Max Drag: 14 lbs
  • Line Class: 15 – 30 lb
  • Type: casting and jigging
  • Fish Size: 15 – 50 lb

Avet JX Series Lever Drag Casting Reels

  • Line Capacity: 400 yards of 65 lb braid
  • Max Drag: 20 lbs
  • Line Class: 20 – 40 lb
  • Type: casting and jigging
  • Fish Size: 20 – 70 lb

Avet LX Series Lever Drag Casting Reels

  • Line Capacity: 600 yards of 65 lb braid
  • Max Drag: 20 lbs
  • Line Class: 20 – 40 lb
  • Type: casting and jigging
  • Fish Size: 20 – 80 lb

Avet HX Series Lever Drag Casting Reels

  • Line Capacity: 300 yards of 80 lb braid
  • Max Drag: 28 lbs
  • Line Class: 30 – 60 lb
  • Type: casting and jigging
  • Fish Size: 40 – 100 lb

Avet EX Series Lever Drag Casting Reels

  • Line Capacity: 560 yards of 100 lb braid
  • Max Drag: 40 lbs
  • Line Class: 60 – 100 lb
  • Type: trolling and jigging
  • Fish Size: 50 – 200 lb

Avet TR-X Series Lever Drag Casting Reels

  • Line Capacity: 1000 yards of 200 lb braid
  • Max Drag: 100 lbs
  • Line Class: 80 – 200 lb
  • Type: trolling and jigging
  • Fish Size: 100 – 1000 lb

Daiwa Saltiga 50 Reel vs Bluefin Tuna

Daiwa makes some really nice reels…from spinning to baitcasting, jigging and trolling. On The Hook showcases some of Daiwa’s reels and puts them to the ultimate¬† test…catching fish. You will see the Saltiga 50 (600 yards of 80 lb braid) do battle against the mighty Bluefin Tuna (66″). It’s gotta be a great reel to handle Bluefin Tuna!!!

..also a Bluefin on a Saltiga Z6000GT spinning reel….crazy fun!