Jason Kelly

Large Arbor Backcountry Fly Reel II - Awarded “Best of the Best” - Field & Stream Magazine - USA

The best looking fly reel on the river. Our Backcountry fly reel features a smooth, sealed ceramic drag mechanism that boasts 3kg of drag and is easily swapped from left to right-hand wind.

Super smooth sealed drag, lightweight large arbor, stealthy satin finish. Suitable for both fresh and saltwater use.

  • CNC machined from cold-forged tempered 6061-T6 aluminum,
  • High capacity large arbor spool
  • Waterproof sealed stacked ceramic drag
  • Type III military spec hard anodised finish

Suitable for both fresh & saltwater use

Large Arbor Spool

The large arbor spool features a curved U shaped design that adds strength and assists in line levelling upon retrieval. The exposed reel edge makes for easy palming. A no-nonsense, tough, waterproof and lightweight fly reel. Epic in every way.

Finished in a stealthy low sheen type III hard anodised satin finish available in any color as long as it's black. 

Backcountry 3/4 Weight: 115g (4oz) Capacity: Line + 50m Dia: 84mm

Backcountry 5/6 Weight: 131g (4.6oz) Capacity: Line + 85m Dia: 94mm

Backcountry 7/8 Weight: 139g (4.9oz) Capacity: Line + 100m Dia: 104mm 

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