Quantum Smoke S3 Spinning Reel Review (Top Pros & Cons)
By: Joseph Simonds on June 12, 2020
It’s reel review time!
Today we’re doing a deep dive into everything you’ve ever wanted to know about the Quantum Smoke S3 PT inshore spinning reel.
We’re also going to unbox it so you know everything that you would get if you ordered this reel.
Mark, our new COO, is a former professional bass angler and tackle store owner, and has been using this reel a lot recently.
This is a high-end saltwater spinning reel that has a lot to like about it, but it’s not perfect, so Mark will share both the pros and cons of this reel.
If you’re looking for a new spinning reel, you’re going to love this video!
Check it out below.
Quantum Smoke S3 Inshore Reel Review [VIDEO]
Here are some of the pros and cons of this reel.
- Saltwater resistant
- Great warranty
- The noise clicker is not very durable
- Price is on the higher end ($189.99)
And here are some of the specs for this reel:
- Gear ratio: 6:1
- Bearings: 11+1
- Max drag: 30 lbs
- Braided line capacity: 220/20
- Weight (Model SSM30XPT): 8.3 oz
- Price: $189.99
This is a great reel for inshore fishing, as long as you don’t mind the higher price point and know that the noise clicker might not last that long.
It’s very light and durable (minus the clicker), so it’s perfect for tossing artificials all day on the water.
Have you used this reel?
Have any questions about it?
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