Scientific Anglers has a long history of producing great fly reels, and the System 4 is no exception. The best part is, the System 4 is manufactured right here in the United States. Built with a smooth, Teflon-impregnated Delrin drag system and machined from aircraft-grade aluminum, the System 4 is the latest, and greatest, of the SA reels.
Frame & Spool:
6061-T6 aluminum alloy
Delrin 500AF with impregnated Teflon, a self-lubricating polymer that is durable, heat resistant,
and maintenance free, providing little startup friction.
Fully machined, one-piece frame, one-piece spool with a Delrin pressed hub, manufactured on automated CNC machining centers.
Spool Rotation, Connection and Conversion:
Delrin hub rotating on a stainless steel spindle (Sizes 3|4, 5|6), oil impregnated bronze bushing rotating on a stainless steel spindle (Sizes 7|8), quick-release locking spool, easy left-hand to right-hand retrieve conversion.
System 4 3/4 WF3F 75yards 20lb backing
System 4 5/6 WF5F 125yards 20lb backing
System 4 7/8 WF7F 200yards 20lb backing