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Fishing Gear: H2OX Ethos Baitcast Reel

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Fishing Gear: H2OX Ethos Baitcast Reel

H2OX Ethos Baitcast Reel

Description and Application: The H2OX Ethos baitcaster is part of Academy’s upgraded series which features functionality while keeping budget in mind. The lineup is expert-approved and designed with the latest technology. The reels feature a durable 1-piece aluminum frame, hinged sideplate to allow for convenient access, lightweight aluminum spool and a carbon fiber drag system for increased strength when battling big fish. The reel also comes standard with an exterior controlled centrifugal braking system to prevent backlashes from occurring. The reels come in both 6.6:1 and 8.1:1 gear ratio and in righthanded models. Available online or at your local Academy Sports + Outdoors retailer.

Staff Perspective:I really like where this reel is priced—and it’s jammed full of all the required technology you need to effectively present baits under all fishing scenarios. The reel absolutely performs, it’s ergonomically friendly and comes with the approval of Bassmaster Elite pro Stetson Blaylock—a combination of brands you can count on. I also love the feel and look—the combination of this reel on the Ethos casting rod offers an attractive look.

Cost:$84.99

H2OX Ethos Baitcast Reel

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