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Avet MXL 5.8 Magic Cast Star Drag Reel

These new MXL fishing reels deliver smooth star drag performance with the engineering quality and durability you would expect from Avet. Buy with confidence from the UK's only authorised Avet store - we offer a full servicing, repair, warranty and after sales service to our customers

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    New from Avet, the MXL Star Drag Reel, is a new style reel featuring the classic conventional Star Drag. Open face, heavy duty power handle, all aluminium body for the ultimate strength and durability. The Avet Star Drag is phenomenal. The MXL is the perfect reels for anglers in search of large game fish saltwater species. 

    Avet MXL 5.8 Star Drag Single Speed Magic Cast Fishing Reel Features

    • Proudly designed, manufactured and assembled in the U.S.A.
    • Precision machined stainless steel gears, 5.8:1 gear ratio.
    • Hardened stainless steel drive shaft.
    • 7+1 stainless steel precision bearings.
    • Instant anti-reverse clutch bearing + backup silent dog and gear.
    • Large, powerful multi-disc carbon fibre drag system.
    • Powerful ergonomic offset handle to reduce cranking wobble.
    • Comfortable wide spoke star wheel adjustment.
    • 100% precision billet machined yoke mechanism and components.
    • 100% precision billet machined 6061 T6 aluminium structural components.
    • Corrosion resistant type II anodised finish.
    • Matching anodised rod clamp can be installed without removing line.
    • Avet’s world renowned durability, reliability and performance.

    Avet M.C. Cast Anti-Backlash/Cast Control

    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.

  • Line Class: 12 - 50lb
    Braid Capacity (yds.): 50lb - 600+ yds
    Maximum Drag (lbs): -20
    Gear Ratio: 5.8:1 
    Inches Per Crank: 40”
    Reel Diameter (in.): 2-3/4"
    Spool Width (in.):1-7/8"
    Weight (oz.): 18


    We take a simple approach to UK delivery, if you're in the UK and spend over £50 then we'll generally ship your goods for FREE. In some cases there will be a surcharge for outsize parcels to remote areas. We will contact you if this is the case and will endeavour to keep any additional charges to a minimum.

    Charges for UK orders under £50 are:
    Small Parcels e.g. hooks, flies, small lures up to 1kg: prices £5.75 to £5.95
    Medium Parcels e.g. reels, large lures, regular line spools up to 2kg: prices up to £7.95
    Large Parcels e.g. rods, multiple goods, large line spools over 2kg: prices from £11.95

    These charges consider the current costs of packaging, handling and postage for smaller orders.

    UK Next Day Upgrade

    We also offer an upgraded next day delivery service from £9.99. This is a next working day service. Please be aware that you must place your order before 1:00pm for next day delivery. Orders placed after 1:00pm on Thursday should arrive Monday. Orders placed after the 1:00pm cut off on Friday will not be dispatched until Monday, for Tuesday arrival. We will always try our best to ship your goods as promptly as possible however there may be circumstances beyond our control that result in delivery being delayed. Please call if you require a Saturday delivery and we will try and arrange  – there may be an additional charge for this service. Next day services require a signature – please ensure someone will be in to accept delivery.

    EU & Worldwide Delivery

    We can offer a worldwide express delivery service to over 200 destinations! We split out all locations into 7 main zones and provide you a guide to charges, please view our delivery page for full details.


    Please contact us if you have any queries regarding shipping to your location.