American Made Fishing ReelsWe are compiling an ever growing list of U.S. fishing reel manufacturers & brands, which might include large corporations, small companies and individuals.
There are currently 11 companies in this list that make various fresh & saltwater automatic, baitcasting, fly, ice & spinning reels, which might be assembled from materials 100% manufactured here in America, but some may also contain a percentage of parts sourced outside the USA.
We've included a few details about the companies and their products along with direct links to both the manufacturer & some of their popular models.
All Abel products are 100% hand-crafted in their Montrose, Colorado factory by highly skilled technicians using only the finest materials. Their products are collector quality and built to withstand years of abuse.
The Aspen fly reel is strong, simple, and lightweight, making it ideal for all fly fishing applications. It will be your reliable and steady companion through season after season of fishing. Its sturdy construction will endure extremes of weather and harsh environments as well as the inevitable, though surely not intentional, rough handling.
In 2017, Tibor Reels earned 68 new world records according to the International Game Fish Association (IGFA). This brings the Tibor’s World Record count to over 900 – more than any other fly fishing reel in history.