The Abel 5N Super Series Fly Reels is designed with large arbor spools. This large arbor gives great line pickup while keeping coiling to a minimum. These reels are the choice for many fly fishermen. This reel is perfect for 5 weight rods.
Reel Frame, spool drag knob and foot made of 6061-T651 cold finished Aerospace grade aluminum
Cork Drag System is made entirely in the Abel factory: They use a superior high grade Portuguese cork with a little neat’s-foot oil on it
Double Pawl System: Super Series reel sizes 6 and larger are built sound with therecently upgraded double pawl system. Advantages are increased reliability, back-up strength and unique as well as flexability so anglers can Interchange Large & Standard Arbors spools.