Alvey Reels have been synonymous with Australian fishing since the first Alvey reel was made in Queensland in 1920 by Charles Alvey. To this day Alvey reels are still made in Australia by the Alvey family and are manufactured to withstand the toughest of Aussie conditions.
Just like the blackfish that these reels have been designed for; Alvey knows that the fisherman can be just as fussy about the gear they use. They know that you want a reel that will be strong and reliable, that will also stand the test of time.
The Alvey 455BXL Blackfish Reel is part of the Alvey blackfish range of reels and has been designed to be an affordable, lightweight but extremely strong reel and just like all Alvey’s, the Alvey 455BXL Blackfish Reel is so durable it can even be dunked in saltwater for a quick rinse
♦ Spool Diameter 115mm (4 ½ “)
♦ Line Capacity 630m / 4.5kg
♦ Weight 340g
♦ Gear Ratio 1/1
♦ Easy Cast System – The Alvey 445BXL can be used either right or left handed
♦ Bakelite spool and strong graphite back for a strong, durable yet lightweight reel
♦ Huge line capacity over 600m of 4.5kg line
♦ Easy to grab spool and line tension knob
♦ Alvey reels the only reel that allows the angler to run the line directly over your finger while you’re retrieving the line for the ultimate in sensitivity and control.
♦ Low maintenance reel Alvey reels have minimum parts for trouble free use
♦ Suited to a rod sizes ranging from 2.5m to 3.3m
♦ Australian designed and made
So for the fisherman on a budget or someone looking to get in to float style fishing, that wants a strong and reliable yet affordable fishing reel. The Alvey 455BXL Blackfish Reel ticks all the boxes.