Shimano Exsence Spin Reel – Models 3000 MHG or 4000 MXG Fishing Reel
New release and direct from the Shimano Japan factories comes the ultimate in mid-class finesse spin reels. The Shimano Exsence has been around for some time in a baitcaster version. However, Shimano was set a challenge, to provide an ultra-light weight spin reel suitable for inshore saltwater and freshwater sport fishing that is complete with the very best and latest Shimano technologies. The challenge was set and Shimano delivered.
We introduce the brand-new Shimano Exsence Spin Reel. Exsence is a premium top shelf spinning reel ideally made for sport fishing anglers that love a challenge on light class braids. A reel made for kings, snapper, barra and other hard fighting inshore species. Challenge yourself, as these reels have a compact spool they are specifically designed for light class braid fishing line of around 15lb or less.
Made with Hagane Magnesium body and a Magnumlite rotor this reel is one of the lightest in its class for size and what’s more impressive is that the Shimano Excense Spin Reels sport cross carbon drag for the smoothest drag operation and amazing stopping power. Plus, X-Protect is included which is state of the art water repellent technology that doesn’t affect the performance of your reel. X-protect helps to keep water out of the key parts of the reel. Hagane gearing is included which are cold forged gears and known to be some of the strongest gearing in fishing reel technology to date. Titanium bail arm is included and to finish it off it looks amazingly classy in its matt black finish.
Features and Specifications
Note: Price is for 1 reel only and images are for illustration only. Slight variations may occur.
|Model||Approx. mono capacity||Approx Braid capacity||Gear Ratio||Max Drag||Approx weight|
|Exsence 3000 MHG||130m / 4kg||150M PE1.2||6.0:1||9kg||200 grams|
|Exsence 4000 MXG||160m / 5kg||150M PE2||6.2:1||11kg||245 grams|
Shimano Excense Spin Reel Buyer’s Guide
Shimano Exsence reels are suited to inshore sport fishing. Due to their shallower style spools, they don’t hold a lot of heavier class lines so we therefore recommend using braided lines of around 15lb or less or mono of 5kg or less. These reels are of size ideal for some thrilling sport fishing for species like snapper, jew, barra, big perch (or even kingfish in big harbour systems such as Sydney harbour).
For best performance, we suggest using with a 6ft to 7ft 6inch graphite rod with a line rating anywhere from 4kg through to around 10kg.
For an ultra-light weight finesse reel designed for fishing some of the most challenging fresh or saltwater inshore conditions make your next reel a Shimano Exsence Spin Reel. For Sale Now.