Akios Utopia SX8
  • Akios Utopia SX8

    Akios UTOPIA SX8 - 
    The Things Dreams Are Made Of
    
    The Akios UTOPIA SX8 is a new breed of high performance long distance casting reels from Akios capable of landing specimen sized fish. Boasting a tough yet ultra-lightweight full carbon body weighing in at a truly incredible 530g; the UTOPIA SX8 is the lightest reel of its kind ever produced by Akios! Equipped with a powerful 39lb quick set carbon drag system, the Utopia SX8 packs a punch too!
    Engineered for maximum casting potential, the UTOPIA SX8's slow oscillation delivers truly exceptional line lay across the full length of the angled lip long cast spool resulting in significantly reduced line friction and tangibly greater casting distances. The lightweight design not only offers a more balanced feel on the rod, more importantly it allows for increased hand speed during the cast, improving acceleration through the swing and adding yards to the cast.
    Line recovery is swift with 100cm of line retrieved in a single turn of the handle, taking strain out of hauling in end gear after a long cast and bringing fish to shore quickly. No less than 8x shielded stainless steel bearings and a worm drive gearing mechanism ensure an ultra-smooth operation on the retrieve.
    Supplied with both a deep and shallow aluminium spool and a shallow Teflon spool, together with both a torpedo power grip handle and wooden barrel handle, the UTOPIA SX offers the serious angler a high performance, ultra lightweight reel at exceptional value.
    Tough Ultra-Lightweight Full Carbon Body and Rotor
    Slow Oscillation for Exceptional Line Lay
    8+1 Stainless Steel Shielded Bearings
    Corrosion Resistant Instant Anti-Reverse Bearing
    Three Spools Included – 1 x Deep Aluminium Spool, 1 x Shallow Aluminium Spool, 1 x Shallow Teflon Spool
    Two Handles Included - 1 x Ergonomic Torpedo Power Handle, 1 x Wooden Barrel Handle
    Interchangeable Handle for Right or Left Hand Wind
    Long Cast Angled Spool Lip for Reduce Friction During Cast
    Quick Set Powerful Drag System for Total Control of Hard Running Fish
    High Strength Stainless Steel Main Shaft
    Large Hollow Bail Arm
    Titanium Coated Line Roller
    Fast 4.6:1 Gear Ratio
    100cm Line Recovery Per Handle Turn
    Tough Worm-Drive Gearing
    Anti Line Drop System
    Handle Lock
    Supplied with Drawstring Cloth Storage Bag
    
    SPECIFICATION:
    Capacity:
    Deep Spool: 400yds/0.35mm/15lb mono
    Shallow Spools: 210yds/0.32mm/12lb mono
    Gear Ratio: 4.6:1
    Bearings: 8+1
    Line Recovery: 100cm
    Maximum Drag: 39lb
    Weight: 530g
      £159.95Price