Introducing the Abel Classic fly reel. Built on the
same foundation of the Spey and Switch reels but
sized to be a trout reel.
Featuring a fully enclosed frame and Abel's
time-tested external pawl-click drag, the reel is
styled in an "old school" fashion, reminiscent of
classic European spey reels, but with a
craftsmanship only possible in a made-in-the-USA
Abel Classic Fly Reel
6061-T651 cold finished
aerospace grade aluminum
Fully Enclosed classically
Adjustable pawl-click drag.
Quick change spool.
Made in the USA
The Abel Classic brings back
the traditional look and feel of
an ultra-lightweight Spey reel,
but with the perfect modern fit
and finish expected of an Abel.
Reel frame, spool, drag knob
Made of 6061-T651 cold
finished Aerospace grade
Available with either a solid or
Quick release spool
Externally adjustable pawl click
drag to prevent line overrun
Stainless steel internals
designed for both fresh and
Finishes – All Abel Reels come
in many available finishes.
Standard is Black and Black
Matte. Also available is many
different solid color finishes,
(see image for details), But the
true enthusiasts will want one
of the many fish graphics
available. Fish Graphic reels
are real pieces of art. Solid
and Fish Graphics options are
generally special order and
built to order by Abel Reels so
expect a little wait time for that
one of a kind finish.
Reel Specs -
Weight: 5.9 oz.
Capacity: 4/5/6 weight fly lines
Abel Classic Series Reels - Abel is producing 3
sizes of a classic looking, enclosed cage design,
click and pawl reels. The "Classic", the "Switch"
and the "Spey". These are perfect for those
looking for traditional and or spey/switch style
reels of the highest quality!!* Reel frame, spool,
drag knob and foot made of 6061-T651 cold
finished Aerospace grade aluminum*
Fully-enclosed classically designed frame* Our
offerings have a ventilated spool Quick release
spool* Externally adjustable pawl click drag to
prevent line overrun* Stainless steel internals
designed for both fresh and saltwater applications
Abel fly reel parts