Best budget fly fishing reels

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1Wild Water Fly Fishing Fortis Series CNC Machined Fly Reel, 9 Foot, 4-Piece, 7/8 Weight Fly Rod Complete Fly Fishing Rod and Reel Combo Starter Package with Saltwater FliesWild Water Fly Fishing Fortis Series CNC Machined Fly Reel, 9 Foot, 4-Piece, 7/8 Weight Fly Rod Complete Fly Fishing Rod and Reel Combo Starter Package with Saltwater Flies$140.00Buy on Amazon
2Fly Fishing Rod and Reel Combo – Fishing Line, Flies, Carrying Case Included – Charter Series Gear and Accessories by Wakeman Outdoors (Black) , 35″$33.21Buy on Amazon
3Sougayilang Fly Fishing Rod, Lightweight Ultra-Portable 4-Piece Graphite Fly Fishing Pole 5/6 Complete Starter 7/8 Rubber Cork and EVA HandleSougayilang Fly Fishing Rod, Lightweight Ultra-Portable 4-Piece Graphite Fly Fishing Pole 5/6 Complete Starter 7/8 Rubber Cork and EVA Handle$36.99Buy on Amazon
4Orvis Clearwater Large Arbor Fly Fishing Reel (2S53) - Smooth-Casting Fly Reel with Carbon-to-Stainless Stacked Disc Drag, Easily Converts Between Left and Right Hand Retrieve, Gray - II (4-6 wt.)Orvis Clearwater Large Arbor Fly Fishing Reel (2S53) – Smooth-Casting Fly Reel with Carbon-to-Stainless Stacked Disc Drag, Easily Converts Between Left and Right Hand Retrieve, Gray – II (4-6 wt.)$98.00Buy on Amazon
5Colorado Fly Fishing Reel 5 6 Weight with Drag Large Arbor, Multi-disc Drag Wheel, Ergonomic Left/Right Handed Fishing Fly Reel, Fully Sealed Fresh Salt Water Fly reels 5 6 wt Trout BassColorado Fly Fishing Reel 5 6 Weight with Drag Large Arbor, Multi-disc Drag Wheel, Ergonomic Left/Right Handed Fishing Fly Reel, Fully Sealed Fresh Salt Water Fly reels 5 6 wt Trout Bass$99.95Buy on Amazon
6KastKing Brutus Spincast Fishing Reel,Reversible Handle for Left or Right Casting.KastKing Brutus Spincast Fishing Reel,Reversible Handle for Left or Right Casting.$34.99Buy on Amazon
7Martin Complete Fly Fishing Kit, 8-Foot 5/6-Weight 3-Piece Fly Fishing Pole, Size 5/6 Rim-Control Reel, Pre-spooled with Backing, Line and Leader, Includes Custom Fly Tackle Assortment, Brown/GreenMartin Complete Fly Fishing Kit, 8-Foot 5/6-Weight 3-Piece Fly Fishing Pole, Size 5/6 Rim-Control Reel, Pre-spooled with Backing, Line and Leader, Includes Custom Fly Tackle Assortment, Brown/Green$29.99Buy on Amazon
8Martin Caddis Creek Fly Fishing Reel, Size 6/5 Single Action Fly Reel with Rim-Control, Changeable Right- or Left-Hand Retrieve, Lightweight Aluminum Spool, BrownMartin Caddis Creek Fly Fishing Reel, Size 6/5 Single Action Fly Reel with Rim-Control, Changeable Right- or Left-Hand Retrieve, Lightweight Aluminum Spool, Brown$20.81Buy on Amazon
9Sougayilang Fly Fishing Rod Reel Combos with Lightweight Portable Fly Rod and Fly Reel,Fly Fishing Complete Starter Package(Green)Sougayilang Fly Fishing Rod Reel Combos with Lightweight Portable Fly Rod and Fly Reel,Fly Fishing Complete Starter Package(Green)$89.98Buy on Amazon
10Lamson Liquid -5+ Reel SmokeLamson Liquid -5+ Reel Smoke$129.99Buy on Amazon

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1. Wild Water Fly Fishing Fortis Series CNC Machined Fly Reel, 9 Foot, 4-Piece, 7/8 Weight Fly Rod Complete Fly Fishing Rod and Reel Combo Starter Package with Saltwater Flies

Wild Water Fly Fishing Fortis Series CNC Machined Fly Reel, 9 Foot, 4-Piece, 7/8 Weight Fly Rod Complete Fly Fishing Rod and Reel Combo Starter Package with Saltwater Flies
  • FLY ROD: 7/8 weight, 9′, 4 Piece, medium-fast action, IM8 graphite. Has machined aluminum reel seat with double lock rings, 7” long, Western style cork handle with compressed cork accent rings, 2” extension butt, two stainless steel stripper guides with silicon carbide rings, stainless single foot guides and tip top. Each section is 28.75” long. Rod weight is 5.7 ounces.
  • ROD CASE: 32” hard tube rod case with, reel pouch and side storage pouch with zipper. The case will hold rod, reel, fly box and all the accessories. Case has a carry strap and hang ring. Rod Bag: 4-section cloth rod bag with ties. Fly rod is placed in the bag before storing in the tube for the best protection.
  • FLY REEL: 95mm diameter spool, CNC machined aluminum fly reel, adjustable disc drag. Comes preinstalled with dual-color (peach/olive), WF-8F, weight forward 8, floating fly line with welded loops, 30# white backing and 9’ 0X tapered monofilament leader. All Wild Water fly reels are easily changed from left to right hand retrieve.
  • FLY BOX: Waterproof, Floating, 5.25″ x 3.5″ x 1.25″, custom box design, custom foam design, holds up to 372 flies. FLIES: 8 flies total; size 4, swimming crab (qty3); size 2, red and white deceiver (qty3); size 1/0, green long tail eel (qty2) SPARE LEADERS: 9’ 0X tapered monofilament leader, qty2 TIPPET SPOOL: 0X, 12.4lb. test, 30 meters ACCESSORIES: retractable reel (qty2), line nipper with nail knot tying tool and hook eye cleaner (qty1), 6” 410SS forceps (qty1) and instruction manual.
  • WHERE USED: This package is best suited for large trout, pike, stripers, redfish, salmon, bonefish, bass, medium to large streams, ponds, lakes and saltwater. CUSTOMER SERVICE: Wild Water has English speaking, USA customer service and product support. We design our own products. We fly fish with our own products. We are always happy to answer any questions about your order. We can answer any technical questions about your product or fix any issue you may from our USA headquarters.

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2. Fly Fishing Rod and Reel Combo – Fishing Line, Flies, Carrying Case Included – Charter Series Gear and Accessories by Wakeman Outdoors (Black) , 35″

  • FLY FISHING GEAR – This complete set comes with an 8-foot, 3-piece fly rod, graphite reel seat with stainless-steel guides, 5/6 fly reel, 45-feet of fly line, 9-feet of Nylon 4x tapered leader, and 2 dry flies
  • QUALITY AND COMFORT – The easy cast 6/7 weight rod features a fiberglass body, an EVA Foam handle for a comfortable and secure grip, as well as a built-in hook keeper for added safety
  • CARRYING CASE – With a carrying case conveniently included, the rod and reel can be easily transported and neatly stored between uses
  • GREAT BEGINNER KIT – Ideal for beginner and youth anglers alike, this fly fishing combo and accessories set makes and excellent gift for any occasion
  • PRODUCT DETAILS – Materials: Fiberglass, Graphite, Stainless-Steel, EVA Foam; Dimensions: Rod Measures 8 feet and Reel Measures 3.25 inches (W) x 3.25 inches (L) x 1.25 inches (H)

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3. Sougayilang Fly Fishing Rod, Lightweight Ultra-Portable 4-Piece Graphite Fly Fishing Pole 5/6 Complete Starter 7/8 Rubber Cork and EVA Handle

Sougayilang Fly Fishing Rod, Lightweight Ultra-Portable 4-Piece Graphite Fly Fishing Pole 5/6 Complete Starter 7/8 Rubber Cork and EVA Handle
  • 4 Pieces: with extremely light carbon body. Although the fishing rod is very light, it is very strong. The carbon cloth wrapped around it which is stress evenly. It is convenient for traveling.
  • Cork Handle & Reel Seat: comfortable rubber cork handle according to the ergonomic design which optimize your fishing experience. Machined aluminum reel seat with double lock rings for sturdy reel attachment.
  • Professional: made from the super light carbon fiber, 5/6, 7/8 weight is the best choice for small trout, sunfish, bass, carp, light steelhead, salmon. Stable casting suitable for different fishing places.
  • Gift: reasonable cost for son, father, eldership, brother, husband, boyfriend and families. A thoughtful gift for them at Christmas, Thanksgiving or some special days.
  • 3 Years Support: we give 100% heart to our customers, so whatever the problem you have, as long as you ask for help about our products, SOUGAYILANG will help you solve it within 24 hours!

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4. Orvis Clearwater Large Arbor Fly Fishing Reel (2S53) – Smooth-Casting Fly Reel with Carbon-to-Stainless Stacked Disc Drag, Easily Converts Between Left and Right Hand Retrieve, Gray – II (4-6 wt.)

Orvis Clearwater Large Arbor Fly Fishing Reel (2S53) - Smooth-Casting Fly Reel with Carbon-to-Stainless Stacked Disc Drag, Easily Converts Between Left and Right Hand Retrieve, Gray - II (4-6 wt.)
  • CLEARWATER LA II for line weights 4-6, 5.4 oz., 3.5-inch diameter
  • SMOOTH-AS-SILK PERFORMANCE at an incredible value, delivering the best performance-to-value in the industry
  • DIE-CAST REEL with stealthy matte-gray powder-coat finish delivers performance comparable to more expensive machined fishing reels
  • CARBON-TO-STAINLESS STACKED DISC DRAG with positive click drag knob delivers consistent settings every time
  • EASY CONVERSION between left- and right-hand retrieve

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5. Colorado Fly Fishing Reel 5 6 Weight with Drag Large Arbor, Multi-disc Drag Wheel, Ergonomic Left/Right Handed Fishing Fly Reel, Fully Sealed Fresh Salt Water Fly reels 5 6 wt Trout Bass

Colorado Fly Fishing Reel 5 6 Weight with Drag Large Arbor, Multi-disc Drag Wheel, Ergonomic Left/Right Handed Fishing Fly Reel, Fully Sealed Fresh Salt Water Fly reels 5 6 wt Trout Bass
  • COMPUTER AIDED DESIGN PRECISION CNC 6061 T6 ALUMINUM machined 5 6 weight fly reel, LEFT or RIGHT HAND RETRIEVE, internal hub dimension 2″; tempered for maximum strength, neoprene case for main reel. ALL the features of far more expensive reels!
  • Lightweight, waterproof, FULLY SEALED NO RISK OF CORROSION fly reel, featuring textured DRAG KNOB, easy to use with GLOVES or BARE HANDS
  • Well Balanced, low start up inertia adjustable to gutsy strength of CARBON OVER TEFLON CORK DISC offers serious drag power
  • LARGE ARBOR, fly fishing reel, delivering FAST RETRIEVAL and minimal line memory, CAPACITY 5F 180yds 20lb backing
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6. KastKing Brutus Spincast Fishing Reel,Reversible Handle for Left or Right Casting.

KastKing Brutus Spincast Fishing Reel,Reversible Handle for Left or Right Casting.
  • HIGH PERFORMANCE – The heart of a good Spincasting Fishing Reel is in the line pick up system. KastKing Brutus Spincaster reel features a stainless-steel, Dual Pickup system that grabs slack line quickly so you can quickly be ready to set the hook or make another cast.
  • HIGH SPEED – With 4.0:1 gear ratio, KastKing Brutus Spincast Fishing reels will pick up line faster and save time in between casts. More importantly, you catch up quickly with fish that may make a run directly at the angler and eliminate slack in your line to increase catch rate.
  • SMOOTH AND DURABLE – Brutus Spincast Reels are built for smooth performance with 5 Stainless-Steel, double shielded ball bearings that make this the smoothest bullet reel available today.
  • REVERSIBLE HANDLE – Unlike most spincasting reels, the KastKing Brutus push button fishing reel features an amazing aluminum, reversible, double paddle handle with durable rubber grips that can quickly and easily be changed from left- or right-hand retrieve by simply removing the handle retainer cap and moving the handle to the opposite side of the reel. This important feature means that you can have just one spincast reel that best fits any anglers fishing style.
  • PRE-SPOOLED WITH PREMIUM MONO LINE – The KastKing Brutus Spincaster style spinning reel has 33% more fishing line capacity than competitive push button reels, which means you can make longer casts, fish for more species in deeper water conditions, and simply have a better fishing experience. It even comes pre-spooled with 160 yards of 10 lb test KastKing Premium Monofilament fishing line so it’s ready to go fishing right out of the box. Great as a trout fishing reel or bass fishing reel.

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7. Martin Complete Fly Fishing Kit, 8-Foot 5/6-Weight 3-Piece Fly Fishing Pole, Size 5/6 Rim-Control Reel, Pre-spooled with Backing, Line and Leader, Includes Custom Fly Tackle Assortment, Brown/Green

Martin Complete Fly Fishing Kit, 8-Foot 5/6-Weight 3-Piece Fly Fishing Pole, Size 5/6 Rim-Control Reel, Pre-spooled with Backing, Line and Leader, Includes Custom Fly Tackle Assortment, Brown/Green
  • MODERATE ACTION: The 8-foot 3-piece fly fishing rod combo provides a moderate action, making it ideal for catching light and medium species from panfish to trout, walleye, bass and more
  • EXPERTLY CRAFTED MATERIALS: Durable 5/6 weight fiberglass rod blank construction that holds a 4-6 LT6F line weight and comes with a comfortable EVA rod handle that provides all-day comfort and a sure-grip
  • DURABLE & LIGHTWEIGHT: This size 5/6 single action fly fishing reel with rim control comes fully loaded and pre-spooled with 6 weight floating premium fly line, backing and leader. The reel has a line capacity of 30-yards LT6F, and backing capacity of 50/20 yds/lbs. It features a durable aluminum frame, lightweight aluminum spool, a metal clicker with an on/off control and push-button release
  • 6-PIECE TACKLE KIT: This custom fly tackle assortment includes 6 pieces of fly tackle, and also comes with a getting started booklet so all fly fishing enthusiasts can learn how to cast, tie knots, and care for your equipment
  • TRUSTED: Since 1954, Martin has helped people enjoy and discover the outdoors through fishing. Martin products are warranted for a period of (1) year from date of original retail purchase against defects in workmanship and/or materials

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8. Martin Caddis Creek Fly Fishing Reel, Size 6/5 Single Action Fly Reel with Rim-Control, Changeable Right- or Left-Hand Retrieve, Lightweight Aluminum Spool, Brown

Martin Caddis Creek Fly Fishing Reel, Size 6/5 Single Action Fly Reel with Rim-Control, Changeable Right- or Left-Hand Retrieve, Lightweight Aluminum Spool, Brown
  • ULTIMATE CONTROL: The Martin Caddis Creek fly reel is a size 6/5 single action fishing reel that is designed with a changeable right- or left-hand retrieve to fit both right-handed and left-handed anglers, and rim control that provides a place for the angler to manually control the drag
  • DURABLE & LIGHTWEIGHT: Engineered with an aluminum frame for added durability and a lightweight aluminum spool so you can enjoy many fishing adventures with ease for years to come
  • PRECISION CASTING: Featuring a metal click drag with an on/off control and push-button release that alerts you when the line is coming off the reel and to control the speed at which the line comes off of the reel
  • VERSATILE USE: With a fly line capacity of 30-yards WF6F and the ability to hold up to 50-yards of 20-pound backing, this reel is perfect for catching light species such as panfish and trout
  • TRUSTED: Since 1954, Martin has helped people enjoy and discover the outdoors through fishing. Martin products are warranted for a period of (1) year from date of original retail purchase against defects in workmanship and/or materials

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9. Sougayilang Fly Fishing Rod Reel Combos with Lightweight Portable Fly Rod and Fly Reel,Fly Fishing Complete Starter Package(Green)

Sougayilang Fly Fishing Rod Reel Combos with Lightweight Portable Fly Rod and Fly Reel,Fly Fishing Complete Starter Package(Green)
  • FLY FISHING COMBO include: ONE Fly Rod(9 ft, 5/6 weight, 4 pc rod),ONE Fly Reel(size:5/6), 100FT Fly Line, backing and leader, ONE rod case, ONE fly box, 12PCS flies,spare leader, zinger and nipper,ONE Carrier Case,Very easy to carry aroud.
  • THE ROD:4 sections designed medium fast action fly fishing rods, fly rods made from carbon fiber, durable and extra light weight, Metal adjustable fishing reels seat, texture, simple and firm.Mid flex IM8 graphite design, aluminum reel seat, stainless steel stripper guide with SiC ring, stainless steel single foot snake guides and hook keeper. 7” western-style grip made with high quality cork and compressed cork trim rings helps casting accuracy,avoids fatigue.
  • THE REEL:This fly reel is made of CNC-machined 6061-T6 aluminum alloy,larger CNC hollow design makes the reel lighter than ordinary ones.2+1 Ball Bearings and 1:1 Gear Ratio, One-way roller bearing engages drag in one direction,Strong All-aluminum construction.
  • The combo includes everything that you will need to start fly fishing. A convenient zippered case helps you carry everything when you go fishing. Freshwater fly reel for multi-species fishing in rivers, lakes, streams, creeks.,Ideal for all around fly fishing species such as Trout, Grayling, Salmon and other predatory fish.
  • FIVE-YEAR WARRANTY!If Any Problem about The Product,Please Contact Us Firstly and Our Customer Service Will Solve It for You Soon.Your reel has been set at the factory for left-hand retrieve. If you want convert your reel to right-hand retrieve, please contact us for guidance.

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10. Lamson Liquid -5+ Reel Smoke

Lamson Liquid -5+ Reel Smoke
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