COLUMBIA, S.C. – Abu Garcia, a leading brand in fishing gear and equipment, is proud to announce the release of the updated Abu Garcia Zata Low Profile Baitcasting Reels, Spinning Reels and Combos. Designed to offer anglers the perfect combination of sleek aesthetics and top-notch performance, the Zata series has been refreshed for 2023 with bold new cosmetics, enhanced features as well as LTD edition combos with adjusted cosmetics and colorways.
Zata Low Profile Casting Reels
The Zata Low Profile casting reels are built to impress with their outstanding functionality and durability. Featuring a graphite frame and side plates, these reels are lightweight yet incredibly strong. The 10 stainless steel ball bearings and one roller bearing ensure smooth operation, while the Carbon Matrix drag system provides consistent drag pressure across the entire range, guaranteeing a reliable and controlled fishing experience. With the inclusion of the Duragear brass gear, the Zata Low Profile casting reels offer extended gear life. Furthermore, the Infini brake system allows for almost limitless adjustability, enabling anglers to tackle any fishing situation with ease. The Zata Low Profile casting reels come in 6.6:1 and 7.1:1 gear ratios, available in both right-hand and left-hand configurations.
• 10 stainless steel ball bearings + 1 roller bearing provides smooth operation
• Graphite frame and side plates
• Carbon Matri drag system provides smooth, consistent drag pressure across the entire drag range
• Duragear brass gear for extended gear life
• Infini brake system allows almost limitless adjustability to handle any fishing situation
• 6.6:1 & 7.1:1 gear ratios in RH & LH
Available: October 2023
Zata Spinning Reels
For spinning enthusiasts, the Zata Spinning Reels deliver exceptional performance. With a lightweight aluminum frame, these reels offer a perfect balance between strength and agility. Equipped with 10 stainless steel ball bearings and one roller bearing, the Zata Spinning Reels provide smooth operation and enhance the overall fishing experience. The Rocket Line Management System and Rocket spool lip design offer better control of all types of fishing lines, ensuring accurate and controlled casts. Available in sizes 2000, 3000, and 3500, the Zata pinning Reels cater to a variety of fishing preferences and requirements.
• 10 stainless-steel ball bearings + 1 roller bearing provides smooth operation
• Lightweight aluminum frame
• Rocket Line Management System & Rocket spool lip design provide better control of all types of fishing lines
• Sizes: 2000, 3000, 3500
Available: October 2023
Zata LP/SP Combos
In addition to the impressive reels, Abu Garcia is also introducing the Zata Rod/Reel Combos. These combos feature a 24 Ton Graphite Blank for optimal sensitivity and strength, ensuring anglers can detect even the slightest of bites. Stainless steel guides offer smooth line movement, minimizing friction and maximizing casting distance. The 7-foot MH Baitcast Combos are available in right-hand and left-hand configurations, while the 7-foot M Spinning Combos provide versatility for different fishing styles. For those seeking a unique touch, the Zata LTD Combos feature gender-neutral cosmetics, making them appealing to all anglers. The Zata LTD Combos include a 7-foot MH Baitcast Combo and a 7-foot M Spinning Combo.
• 24 Ton Graphite Blank
• Stainless Steel Guides
• Zata Baitcast & Baitcast LTD Combos: 7’ MH
• Zata Spinning Combos: 6’10” ML and 7’ M
• Zata Spinning LTD Combos: 7’ M
Available: October 2023
For an exclusive look at the Abu Garcia Zata Casting Combo and the entire lineup of new offerings from Abu Garcia, please consider joining Abu Garcia and the rest of the Pure Fishing brands for an exclusive preview of its New Product Showcase entries at On the Water from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesday, July 11 at the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) North Building Ponds. Also join us at the Pure Fishing press conference in Room S310 A-B of the OCCC, at 3:30 p.m. to hear directly from some of the biggest brands in the fresh and saltwater fishing industries. And finally, please consider voting for the Abu Garcia Zata Casting Combo at the ICAST New Product Showcase starting Tuesday, July 11.
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