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Abu Garcia Black Max Reel - Baitcaster

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Product Description

Abu Garcia Black Max Reel – Baitcaster (Series 3 For Sale)

The ABU Garcia Black Max baitcaster is the sort of no nonsense fishing reel that will handle the regular punishment dished out by fanatical top end Barra anglers. Check the rivers during the run off and you will see every style of rod reel and fishing imaginable as hordes of anglers chase our most famous of fish. What you are guaranteed to see, is three in a tinnie treating there reels and kit with utter contempt. Durability is order of the day in the tropics as all the elements and the anglers themselves try everything to destroy their kit. You want a fishing reel that has the performance to get the lures where required and battle our toughest competitor when hooked. It also needs to handle being smacked about the bottom of the boat, impacted on gunnels, pointed at crocks and doused in blood sweat and the inevitable tears.

Simplicity is your answer to trouble free fishing and the Abu Garia Black Max gives you performance coupled with simplicity. Whether cast or trolled, you will fish with a feeling of confidence knowing your fishing reel will do as it’s told with elegance and blind loyalty yet handle a fair level of rough treatment. Great ergonomics and styling are standard, as is the affordable price tag. When you’re looking for a lightweight baitcaster reel with plenty of grunt, capability and a strong constitution, you need look no further than the Abu Garcia Black Max Baitcaster. The Black Max is excellent entry level technology, brilliant for the harsh Aussie conditions and determined Aussie anglers.

Features and Specifications

  • Model: Abu Garcia Black Max 3
  • Approx Mono Capacity: 12lb/145 yards
  • Approx Braid Capacity: 30lb/140 yards
  • Max Drag: 8kg
  • Gear Ratio: 6.4:1
  • Line retrieve per handle turn: 650mm
  • Apoprox weight 202 grams
  • Bearings: 4 (stainless steel) & 1 roller bearing
  • Machined aluminium spool
  • Power Disk drag system
  • Duragear brass gears
  • MagTrax brake system
  • Compact bent handle and star drag knob
  • Recessed reel foot
  • One piece graphite frame coupled with side plates made also of graphite

Fishing Applications and Fishing Rod Selection Guide

  • Abu Black Max Reels are designed for fishing with casting accuracy in places like rivers, lakes, in dams and in large ponds or billabongs for many of our prized Australian fish such as the likes of Barramundi, Cod, Saratoga and well as Golden Perch, Cod, Australian Bass and more.
  • For a Baitcaster to work properly and in harmony you will need to ensure you own a baitcaster fishing rod. So if you don’t own one and are possibly considering purchasing a rod from us as well head over to the search tool on our online fishing store and type in the search box the term ‘baitcaster rod’ and there you will see a list of suitable options. In saying this if you would like additional information or assistance in rod choice, simply get in contact with us.


  • Fast gearing for excellent lure fishing flexibility.
  • Lightweight yet very strong. Capable of far more than its size suggests.
  • The MagTrax break system allows for use friendly casting, mitigating against backlash.
  • The one piece graphite frame and allows for uncomplicated, ‘on the run’ maintenance.
  • Duragear Brass gears will see your reel enjoy a long working life, battle after battle.
  • The power disk drag is very smooth and reliable. Perfect for providing confidence when the fight gets tough.
  • The star drag knob and handle are well positioned for providing excellent ergonomics and efficiency of hand movement.

The Abu Garcia Black Max Baitcaster is an excellent entry level baitcaster. You will get all the performance without the high end price tag. It will see you through many a session operating as new, consistently and reliably. Baitcasters of this quality have never been so affordable. Get your Black Max now and hit the river.


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