Max STX Spinning Reel

Gear Ratio

5.2:1, 5.8:1

Reel Size

10, 20, 30, 40, 5
Gear Ratio

Conventional Reels - Gear ratio describes how many spool rotations completed with one full rotation of the handle.

Spinning Reels - Gear ratio describes how many rotor rotations completed with one full rotation of the handle.

Reel Size

Reel sizes vary by manufacturer. To best understand the size of a spinning reel or casting reel, refer to the line capacity rating for the reel. Size standards are consistent across our reels.


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SKU: 1523236 Model Number: MAXSTXSP5


Offering serious performance with cutting edge design, the Max STX spinning reel features the latest in design advancement with its Rocket Line Management™ System. It features five bearings along with an additional instant anti-reverse bearing and an Everlast™ bail system.

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  • 5 ball bearings + 1 roller bearing provides smooth operation
  • Lightweight graphite body and rotor
  • Machined aluminum spool provides strength without adding excess weight
  • Everlast™ bail system for improved durability
  • Slow Oscillation provides even line lay with all types of line
  • 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

Compare Max STX Spinning Reel models

Model Number Reel Handle Position Gear Ratio Bearing Count Reel Size Mono Capacity Braid Capacity Max Drag lb Drag Type Sku
MAXSTXSP5 Right/Left 5.2:1 6 5 190/2 100/4 80/6 160/4 6.4lb | 2.9kg Front Drag 1523236
MAXSTXSP10 Right/Left 5.2:1 6 10 140/4 110/6 80/8 150/6 6.5lb | 3kg Front Drag 1523238
MAXSTXSP20 Right/Left 5.2:1 6 20 185/6 130/8 110/10 190/8 7lb | 3.1kg Front Drag 1523240
MAXSTXSP30 Right/Left 5.8:1 6 30 225/6 175/8 140/10 180/10 14lb | 6.4kg Front Drag 1523242
MAXSTXSP40 Right/Left 5.8:1 6 40 210/10 180/12 150/14 210/14 14lb | 6.4kg Front Drag 1523244

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