Saltwater Reels

  • Precision machined from 6082 T6 high grade aluminium bar stock.
  • All components machine crafted from the latest CNC technology.
  • Fully ventilated spool and frame to assist in weight reduction and increased airflow for faster line drying.
  • Anodised finish for maximum corrosion resistance.
  • Large custom processed high-grade cork drag disc which delivers a very smooth and powerful drag system with exceptionally low start up inertia.
  • Click type drag knob for consistent setting.
  • Washers and springs are captive within the draw bar cap resulting in less loose parts when changing spool.
  • Perfectly balanced spool running on two stainless steel deep groove ball bearings.
  • Exposed palming rim for additional control.
  • Simple right-left hand conversion.
  • Low weight.
  • All markings are engraved on reel frame.
  • Extremely simple disassembly procedure for cleaning after salt water use.
  • Supplied with reel pouch and Shilton drag lube.
  • Saltwater Approved.
  • Limited life warranty.



Shilton Reels are renowned for their reliability and durability. There is no substitute for a smooth drag.


Contact info

Shilton Fly Reels

+27 (0) 83 397 9995
+27 (0) 79 882 8286