Browning® Fishing Medallion® GT Spinning Reels

   

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MD-10C

Left/Right

5.5:1

Line Capacity:
6/75

Ball Bearings:
5+1

Max Drag:
10 Lbs.

Recovery:
22" Per Turn

Reel Weight (oz):
7.1

MD-25C

Left/Right

5.5:1

Line Capacity:
8/140

Ball Bearings:
5+1

Max Drag:
11 Lbs.

Recovery:
28" Per Turn

Reel Weight (oz):
8.7

MD-40C

Left/Right

5.2:1

Line Capacity:
12/160

Ball Bearings:
5+1

Max Drag:
12.5 Lbs.

Recovery:
28" Per Turn

Reel Weight (oz):
10.8
  • Legendary Browning performance at a great price
  • Frame, sideplates and rotor crafted from advanced Carbonite
  • Double-anodized machined-aluminum spool
  • Stainless steel bail wire with ceramic line roller
  • 6-bearing system includes Powerlock™ instant anti-reverse
  • High-efficiency stainless steel/fiber drag
  • FREE aluminum spare spool

For a great price, you get not only the unquestioned quality of a Browning reel, but revolutionary space-age technology as well. The Medallion GT Spinning Reel's entire body structure (frame, sideplates, rotor) is crafted from an advanced carbon fiber material (Carbonite) that’s both incredibly light and very strong. The rigidity of the sideplates is such that they virtually eliminate flex, keeping the shafts and gears precisely aligned over an extended service life. Translation: this affordable Medallion reel is extremely well-balanced, extra-smooth, and very durable! Lightweight double-anodized machined-aluminum spool; stainless steel bail wire with ceramic line roller; premium six-bearing system with double-shielded stainless steel ball bearings and Powerlock™ instant anti-reverse; high-efficiency stainless steel/fiber drag; diecast aluminum handle. FREE aluminum spare spool.

Line recovery in inches per handle turn.

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Rated 4.3 out of 5 by 23 reviewers.
Rated 1 out of 5 by Worst reel I ever owned This reel is by far the worst reel I have ever purchased. I have $30 reels that perform better than this one. This reel absolutely mangles the line on about every 10th cast. October 21, 2010
Rated 5 out of 5 by Medallion GT I have a handful of spinning reels, but have found the Medallion to be lighter, longer-casting and smoother to use than all of my others. I used mine on a 9' steelhead rod with 6# fluorocarbon in the spring and a 7' bass rod all summer long. I'm going to buy a second one the next time I'm at Bass Pro since I'm impressed with their quality and low price. October 7, 2010
Rated 5 out of 5 by Large but light Quite contrary to a previous review, I think this reel is large compared to other reels of the same size. Haven't gotten to use it as much as I wanted to so far this year, but this paired with a six and a half foot heavy action Bass Pro Shops Graphite Series rod works wonderfully for bass at a very cheap price. June 16, 2010
Rated 4 out of 5 by small reel This reel is really small. It is likely suited for nothing larger than medium sized Crappie. The action is smooth, however if one does not do a lot of panfish fishing it will be of limited use. May 25, 2010
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I just got the 25C in the mail, I will use 6 or 8 pound mono with it. It's a medium size reel that works well on a standard 6'6 or 7 foot rod.
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Definately want a smaller reel than a 40 series for 6-8 lb test. 15-25 is the ideal range. IMO
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I would say the md-25C. I just purchased several and use 6-8 lb line on them. The reels are not too heavy in weight and they have good drags on them.
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25 would be perfect.
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The MD-25C (item number 38-351-482-00) has a recommended line of 8 pound test. This size reel should give you the ability to use either test with plenty of line on the reel between respools.
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I'd put it on a 6'6' medium/light rod for panfish.
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I would suggest using a ultra light noodle rod in the 7' to 8' length for a matchup to this reel. Suggestions for rod maybe a Daiwa Spinmatic, Phenix Mirage, Shimano Compre or Bass Pro shop's Microlite series.
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Rod size and style depend on presentation. You will need a spinning rod for your reel. Since this is the smallest of it's class, you may prefer to go with a lighter reel as this will match up better for most applications.
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I have paired with a 5'6'' Bass Pro Extreme spinning rod and it is perfect. Is the lightest rod/reel combo I have ever used.
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This reel is in the Ultra Light category. A complementary rod should also be in the Ultra Light Category.

You can try a 5'-5'6" long rod with an Ultra Light - Medium action. That combination should work well for you.

Remember though, this set up will work great for the smaller fish. If you hook into a larger fish, you will have the thrill of your life.
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I use a 9' light action noodle rod for steelhead and a 7' medium heavy action rod for bass in the summer.
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6 1/2 ft Bass Pro Graphite Series Rod- Heavy or Medium Heavy Action
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