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Waterworks-Lamson Announces Litespeed Micra-5 Reel

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Waterworks-Lamson has announced the new Litespeed Micra-5 reel in size 1.5 through 4. The Litespeed Micra-5 retails at $349.95 and will be available in fly shops November, 2016. Read more in the press release below. 

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New From Bauer: The SST Fly Reel

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Bauer has announced the release of their new SST fly reel, which combines large arbor spool and frame design with fully sealed zero-backlash carbon fiber drag. Read more in the press release below.

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New Sage 6200 Reel Series “Provides Superior Stopping Power”

The new 6200 reel series from is the “pinnacle big game and saltwater reel” from Sage. Available in models from 5/6 up to 11/12. Coming August 2016. Read more in the press release below.

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Redington’s Rise Reel Performs In All Fishing Conditions

Redington has announced the release of the new Rise reel series. With models sized from 3/4 to 9/10, the Rise is suited to perform in a variety of fishing conditions. Read more in the press release below.

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Video: Improved Allen Kraken Fly Reel

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Arron Stiny of Allen Fly fishing shows us how “Improvements to the drag housing have eased access for reversibility while maintaining a full gasket seal” for the newly updated, fully machined Kraken line of Fly Reels from Allen. MSRP: $209 … more

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R.L. Winston Rod Company Acquires Bauer Fly Reels

Winston Rod Company has announced the acquisition of Bauer Premium Fly Reels, and Bauer welcomes angler, artist and adventurer, Jeff Currier to their ProStaff. Read more in the press release below.

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Video: Hardy Ultralite CADD Reels

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Howard Croston, brand manager for Hardy, gives MidCurrent the heavy on the exceptionally light Ultralite CADD series of fly reels from the company.

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Video: Orvis Hydros SL Reel

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Tom Rosenbauer of the Orvis company offers details on the 2016 Hydros SL, a super large arbor fly reel.

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Video: Abel Reels – New Art Finishes for 2016

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Jeff Patterson from Abel Reels goes over a few of the almost endless options for reel finishes for 2016.

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Video: Cheeky Fly Fishing Reel Line up

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Ted Upton of Cheeky Fly Fishing goes through the entire lineup of new products for 2016 from the company, including reels, spools and pliers.

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