If you want a heavy duty reel that can hang with the best of them but costs under $500 then check out the Specrum Max Series from Sage. Don’t let its great looks fool you, this reel is tough and the drag is smooth. We have fished it all over from Alaska to the Bahamas with great success.
Sage Spectrum Max Reels – Squid Ink
$250.00 – $525.00
- SCS (Sealed Carbon System) Drag
- One revolution drag knob with numbered and detented system
- Large Arbor for fast line pick up
- Concave, ported arbor for greater 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
- Ergonomic handle
- Quick change spool mechanism
- Easy conversion from right to left hand
- Neoprene and embroidered ballistic nylon reel case
- Color is Squid Ink
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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