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New Saltwater Flyfishing Reels for Under $200

Photo by Ralph Smith From bottom: Redington Behemoth; Waterworks-Lamson Liquid 4; World Wide Sportsman Gold Cup; Orvis Battenkill Disc IV. It’s no secret that fly reels capable of playing in the salt—and putting the halt on brute fish—can set you back more than a full day’s inshore charter. Lucky for you, as quality reel components become more affordable to manufacturers, there are more reels popping up that can handle the freight-train run of an albie and the bulldog pull of a striper without forcing you to miss a truck payment.
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