Use the Quantum Optix 20 Spinning Reel Convertible to reel in your next big catch. The freshwater reel's graphite frame is lightweight, and the adjustable front drag system and 3-bearing drive help create smooth line movement and control. An aluminum spool spins fast for smooth and easy casting, and the internal bail trip mechanism reduces the risk of backlash, knots and tangles. The collapsible handle provides a firm grip and is convertible to accommodate left- and right-handed anglers. 165 yards/6 lb. 9.4 oz.
Features and Benefits
Graphite frame for light weight
2 ball bearings plus 1 roller bearing and adjustable front drag system to assist in smooth line control
Aluminum spool spins fast for smooth and simple casting
Convertible collapsible handle provides a sturdy grip for both left- and right-handed fishermen
Internal bail trip mechanism to reduce the risk of backlash, knots and tangles
What's in the Box
Quantum Optix 20 Spinning Reel Convertible
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Number of bearings:
2 ball bearings, 1 roller bearing
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Rated 5 out of
Incredible ReelThis reel works as well for me as any of my Shimano spinning reels. My first time fishing with it I caught a 3 pound and a 5 pound bass on a shaky head. The drag worked perfectly. I was using straight 8lb mono line. I was worried about the reel because of it having so few bearings, but it is just as smooth as my high dollar reels. Only change I would make is I wish it came in a faster gear ratio, but other than that I couldn't be happier. I will be getting more of these.
Date published: 2016-09-12
Rated 5 out of
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Perfect dock shooting reelI was deciding which reel to buy for my upcoming crappie dock shooting trip and was very undecided as to which size and brand of reel to purchase. I visited a popular fishing forum specializing in crappies and the recommendations were varied according to each fishermen's needs and usage. I finally looked at the Quantum Optix line and read all of the specs on the various reels since this met my needs as a beginner dock shooter.
I finally ended up purchasing 3 of the Quantum Optix 20 reels because of the size of the spool and bail. The reel performed above my expectations and everything about the reel was as smooth as could be. I never had a backlash or trouble with the line getting tangled during the whole day's of dock shooting for crappie. The Optix 20 drag was as good as any expensive reel and the anti-reverse was superb without any problems. For the price of these reels you cannot go wrong.
Date published: 2016-06-24
Rated 5 out of
Good Buy!Very reliable and small quantum reel is one of my favorite spinning reels. The you get a good fight with the fish with this reel.
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