Conventional wisdom says: Never take a knife to a gunfight. And when you’re tackling big fish like the ones this reel was designed for, then I think that’s really sound advice. GTs or tuna, just to name a few, can undo your average gear in a fraction of a second. You will not find a better fish-fighting tool on the market for these situations. Oh yeah, it’s also great for big spey applications.
Designed for fish that are notorious for being really hard to handle.
The capacity information above is a minimum baseline standard only. Check the diameter of your backing of choice to estimate actual capacity.
Type 2 Anodize
Clear/Blue, Clear/Green, Clear/Red, Clear/Black, Black/Silver
Hatch Premium/LA Spool: WF12F-450, Hatch Premium/MA Spool: WF12F-1000
Large Arbor, Mid Arbor
Billfish, GT, Tarpon, Tuna