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.
The tradition continues with the all-new HMX series from Fenwick. Constructed from a proprietary blend of carbon fiber, the refined HMX actions offer incredible power, balance, and sensitivity. Each rod in the series has been perfectly crafted to meet all anglers' needs from ultralight to extra-heavy salmon/steelhead models, and everything in between.