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MGX Spinning Reel Review

The Abu Garcia legacy continues with the addition of this MGX spinning reel. It features a lightweight and durable magnesium alloy one-piece gear box. The premium aluminum gears provide outstanding feel, durability and performance. The bearing system offers super-smooth operation and is corrosion resistance. It's one sweet spinning reel.


  • AM Gearing system provides precision machined gears for unparalleled smoothness and durability.
  • Computer optimized gear design allows for the most efficient gear system.
  • Carbon Matrix drag system provides smooth, consistent drag pressure across the entire drag range.
  • One piece X-Mag alloy one piece gear box provides a super light yet extremely strong gear housing.
  • C6 carbon body provides significant weight reduction without sacrificing strength and durability.
  • Rocket line management system provides better control of all types of fishing lines.
  • Rocket spool lip design allows better control of line coming off the spool.
  • K-Clutch anti reverse. 

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