This is where the ‘good reels’ start. The Sage Spectrum is a fully machined large arbor reel with a proven disc drag for right around $300. This reel will hold up to sustained fighting of big fish and nasty environments full of saltwater, glacial silt and debris. It is a lot of reel for the money.
Sage Spectrum Reels – Platinum
$150.00 – $325.00
Based off the Sage 3200 series reel, which was Alaska Fly Fishing Goods’ best selling reel for 3 years in a row, the Spectrum is a proven Alaska winner. It picks up line quickly, has a very stout drag, the drag know is large and easy to grasp and its durability is outstanding. An excellent reel for experienced anglers as well as those new to the sport.
- SCS Drag
- One Revolution Drag Knob with numbered and detented settings
- Large Arbor for fast line pick up
- Concave arbor for great strength and capacity
- Fully machined 6061-T6 aerospace grade aluminum
- Cold forged and tempered for superior strength and rigidity
- Hard anodized for surface protection and corrosion resistance
- Machined and anodized aluminum ergonomic handle
- Easy conversion from left to right hand retrieve
- Neoprene embroidered ballistic nylon case comes with it
3/4 Reel 4.19 oz 100 yds of 20lb with WF4F
5/6 Reel 4.25 oz 100 yds of 20lb with WF6F
7/8 Reel 6.0 oz 200 yds of 20lb with WF8F
9/10 Reel 7.25 oz 200 yds of 30lb with WF10F
Brad Elfers has been a fly fishing & river guide in Alaska since 1993.He opened Alaska Fly Fishing Goods in 1998.
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