Abel Fly Reels are consistently praised as the best. If you're looking for a top quality, custom Fly Fishing Reel, contact them today. They have some of the finest reels for fly fishing available.
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.
Amazon(paid links)Abel fly fishing reels are made in Montrose, Colorado using domestic sourced components.
In 1997, Accurate Fishing Products introduced its first, revolutionary, TwinDrag® system fishing reels. Almost twenty years later, Accurate has expanded its high-tech reel series to include seven blue-water models and eight light-tackle models, all of which have been readily accepted by serious fresh & saltwater sport fishermen.
Amazon(paid links)Accurate fresh & saltwater fishing reels are made in Corona, California using mostly domestic and a few globally sourced components.
Aspen Fly Reels are manufactured by Barrel Service Company, a family owned and operated machine shop located in San Marcos, CA. The company employs over forty machinists, operators, and support personnel in a 22,000 square foot facility.
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.Aspen fly fishing reels are made in San Marcos, California using domestic sourced components.
Avet Reels have been setting new standards in reel design and performance since their inception nearly a decade ago. They continue set new benchmarks with innovations like their 2-speed lever drag casting reels, or their patented M.C. Cast adjustable magnetic anti-backlash cast control system, and a new Raptor series reels that produces nearly twice the drag output again raising the bar for all high performance, large game casting reels.
Amazon(paid links)Avet fresh & saltwater fishing reels are made in Chatsworth California using all domestic or a few globally sourced components.
Based in Ash Grove, MO, Golden Scout Industrial, LLC makes each and every yo yo reel under the White’s Auto-Fisher and Mechanical Fisher brands, and they take great pride in using quality products and put a level of quality into each step of manufacturing.
Amazon(paid links)Golden Scout brands of fishing reels are made in Ash Grove, Missouri using both domestic and foreign components.
IRT's all-American made reels are sure to give you a one-of-a-kind fishing machine to help you catch that “fish of a lifetime.” Created from their patented precision manufacturing, their aluminum spinning & fly reels are among the best on the market today. Since their first reel was sold in 2011, IRT has been pushing forward to consistently provide the best products to their customers.
Amazon(paid links)IRT fishing reels are made in Pine Grove, Pennsylvania using domestic and globally sourced components.
Nautilus are the result of an incessant drive to explore, engineer, reinvent and never stop thinking outside the box. Their sealed disc brakes continue to set the bar for drag performance and they never tire of engineering outside the box. Nautilus reels perform in a weight class that none other can compete in, and their feather weights compete and beat the heavyweights. Nautilus reels not only help anglers fight fish better, but also cast better, reel faster, feel better.Nautilus fly fishing reels are made in Miami, Florida using domestic and globally sourced components.
Since Otto Henze founded the PENN Fishing Tackle Company in 1932, they've been at the forefront of modern reel design and production and pride themselves on the fact that millions of experienced anglers around the world put their faith in PENN products every day. That's what inspires them to continue their founder's dream of manufacturing the world's highest quality fishing tackle.
Amazon(paid links)Select models of Penn freshwater & saltwater reels are made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania using domestic and globally sourced components.
Productive Alternatives, Inc. is committed to providing services of the highest quality, services that make a huge impact in people’s lives. A non-profit social services agency, they have been serving Minnesotans since 1959. Going forward, they are dedicated to building a better quality of life for the people they serve and for their employees.
Amazon(paid links)The Rattle Wheel fishing reel is made in Fergus Falls, Minnesota using domestic sourced components.
Ross Reels has proudly called southern Colorado home for over three decades. They are now one of a few, elite fly fishing companies that engineer, machine, assemble, and service their products under one roof. That’s why made in the USA is a proud seal, representing the best of what American industry stands for: a dedicated, hard-working group of men and women crafting the best tools available.
Amazon(paid links)Ross fly fishing reels are made in Montrose, Colorado using domestic sourced components.
Seigler fishing reels are engineered to be simple in design, machined in aluminum to be reliable and durable. Their innovation and designs create reliable reels that are among the lightest, strongest, and most competitively priced in the industry. All their reels are built to last and carry a lifetime warranty.
Amazon(paid links)Seigler fresh & saltwater fishing reels are made in Virginia Beach, Virginia using domestic sourced components.
Tibor reels are made “by fishermen for fishermen,” and the Juracsik family is proud their products are 100% “Made in the USA.” With the exception of the ball bearings, every part of every reel is precision machined and hand assembled in their Delray Beach facility.
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.
Amazon(paid links)Tibor saltwater fly reels are made in Delray Beach, Florida using mostly domestic and a few globally sourced components.
Any brands marked with the gold star indicates that some (or all) of their product are made in the USA using 100% domestically sourced materials. The silver icon indicates their products are assembled in America using both domestic and imported materials, and the bronze icon indicates that their products are assembled in the U.S. using all imported materials.
Overall the above 12 fishing reel brands scored a combined rating of 'Made in America'.
The manufacturers in the above list might produce the same type of products in other countries as well. Many businesses alter their brand names, manufacturing practices or product designs with little or no notice, so if there are questions that still remain, we suggest contacting the manufacturer directly.
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