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.
The Alvey 500BC MKII General Purpose Fishing Reel is a lightweight but extremely durable reel and has been upgraded to include an anti- reverse lever and clutch drag system for even greater line control. Virtually nothing can go wrong with this reel. It’s so robust that it can even be dunked in saltwater for a quick rinse.
The Alvey 500BC MKII General Purpose Fishing Reel is perfect for the angler that needs a reel that can be used in a variety of fishing situations; from freshwater to the estuary or even as a light surf reel, whether your fishing for perch, whiting, bream, tommy ruff or luderick? The Alvey 500BC MKII can do it all.
|Spool Diamete||Line Capacity||Weight||Gear Ratio|
|125mm (5“)||800m / 5kg||410g||1/1|
♦ Easy Cast System Alvey 500BC MKII General Purpose Reel
♦ Graphite back for a strong and extremely durable yet lightweight reel.
♦ Huge line capacity 800m of 5kg line
♦ Anti-reverse on / off switch
♦ A smooth multi-plate clutch (drag) with large easy to adjust star drag knob to help control those bigger fish.
♦ 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 m to 3.3m.
♦ Australian designed and made.
Note: Colour of reel can vary from image - Depending on availability - Line is not included.
So for fisherman on a budget or an angler that is traveling around the country and needs a fishing reel that can do more than one job? The Alvey 500BC MKII General Purpose Reel could be for you. Note Line is not included.