New Penn Battle II Spinning Reels

This new series of eight Spinning Reels from Penn are provided with full Penn Battle II Spinning Reelmetal body and rotor, and have been engineered to cast further, achieve higher drag pressure and resist corrosion even better than before.
The HT100 Versa Drag washers enable the impact of both sides of each drag washer giving a smooth and even more powerful Front Drag system.

The Battle 2 Spinning Reels feature
• E-coating corrosion resistant design.
• Full metal body.
• Techno balanced rotor.
• Oversized Solid bail arm
• Heavy duty aluminium bail wire
• Forged aluminium spool (+ spare).
• 5 sealed stainless steel ball bearings
• + Instant Anti-Reverse bearing.
• Permanent anti-reverse (switchable on the 2000 size).
• Sealed HT-100 Front Drag system.
• High speed gear ratios.
• Line capacity rings.
• Superline ready spool.

The Penn Battle 2 Series provide great quality and performance at very reasonable prices and Penn recommend that they are used with their Regiment series fishing rods.

These Front Drag Fixed Spool Reels range from the
1000 which delivers Line Capacity: 255yds/0.14mm, Recovery: 22″/559mm, Max Drag: 9lb/4kg, Ratio: 5.2:1, Bearings: 5+1, Spool: ALU, Weight: 228g SRP £59.99, right up to the
 8000 with Line Capacity: 310yds/0.46mm, Recovery: 44″/1118mm, Max Drag: 30lb/13.6kg, Ratio: 5.3:1, Bearings: 5+1, Spool: ALU, Weight: 855g SRP £99.99

Penn Battle II Reels are available from Fly Fishing Tackle Co UK and other registered UK dealers.

Abu Garcia Revo MGXtreme

 Abu Garcia MGXtreme Reel
 Abu Revo Winner of EFFTEX 2013 Best New Multiplier Reel.             
Weighing in at just 139g – 14g lighter than the ultra-lightweight MGX – the MGXtreme continues the Revo legacy by pushing the limits of what is possible with design and engineering. Equipped with a 10 bearing system, the MGXtreme starts with seven stainless steel HPCR™ bearings + one roller bearing for increased corrosion protection. The addition of two CeramiLite hybrid ceramic spool bearings results in ultimate distance with effortless handling and control throughout the cast.
10 Bearing System: 7 stainless steel HPCR™ bearings + 1 roller bearing and 2 additional CeramiLite Spool Bearings provide improved casting performance
Carbon Matrix™ drag system provides smooth, consistent drag pressure across the entire drag range
C6 carbon sideplates provide significant weight reduction without sacrificing strength and durability
Infinitely Variable Centrifugal Brake (IVCB-IV™) gives very precise brake adjustments allowing anglers to easily cast a wide variety of baits
Infini II™ spool design for extended castability and extreme loads
• Compact bent carbon handle provides a more ergonomic design that is extremely lightweight
Round EVA knob provides improved grip for improved cranking power
Aircraft grade aluminum main gear provides weight reduction without sacrificing durability
Delivered with 2 extra EVA Knobs
 For more information and to purchase, visit the Abu MGXtreme multiplier page.
The Full range of Abu Multipliers and Fixed Spool reels is available at Abu Garcia Fishing Reels