With thousands of fishing reels and rods available, it is sometimes very easy to get lost in all the mumbo-jumbo of technological details and flashy specifications. However, if you are looking for a no-nonsense, high performance workhorse of a fishing reel, then Pflueger is a great manufacturer to begin your search with.
Simplistic design and minimum difficulty of use has made Pflueger famous around the globe as far as fishing tools are concerned. Its Echelon range of fishing reels is one of the best-selling baitcasters worldwide, and is extremely popular here in Australia.
The Pflueger Echelon Baitcaster Fishing Reel is simply a workhorse that can perform under extreme pressure without the tiniest drop in performance. With the latest upgrades to the Echelon, this baitcaster reel popularity will only get bigger.
The Pflueger Echelon Baitcaster Fishing Reel’s body and sideplateare made out of solid graphite for extra strength and lightness. For durability and miminal weight the spool is fashioned out of aluminum.
The gear ratio for this reel is a comfortable yet handy 6.4:1, whereas the five plus one bearings made out of stainless steel and the magnetic brakes give this reel an amazing level of smoothness without compromising its durability. Its swept handle as well as star ensured easier control and operation. With a powerful combination of precision and lightweight power, this baitcaster has earned its name as a very versatile reel.
You can avail the Pflueger Echelon Baitcaster Fishing Reel is extremely versatile you can combo it up with a myriad of line classes – from light to medium 2-5kg and monster 6-10kg outfits for bigger fish.
♦ Reel Handle Position Right
♦ Gear Ratio 6.4:1
♦ Mono Capacity yd/lb 128/12 110/14 90/17
♦ Braid Capacity yd/lb 166/20 135/30 87/50
♦ Weight 215g approx
♦ Bearing Count 6
♦ Max Drag 15lb
The Pflueger Echelon should be matched to a trigger style baitcast rod that is rated from 2kg up 10kg, depending on target species and fishing situation. From barra to bass, mangrove jack to murray cod, yellowbelly to well you get the drift! The echelon is a great all-round reel.
♦ Instant anti-reverse bearing with one-way clutch
♦ Five ball bearings with dual-shielded stainless steel
♦ Frame and sideplates made out of reinforced graphite
♦ Double soft touch knobs
♦ A magnetic cast of adjustable nature to control and eliminate backlash
♦ Multi-disc main gear for smoothness which is applied through the star drag system
♦ Ported, machined and heavily anodized spool made out of aluminum
♦ Solid graphite body and frame for extra strength and lightness
If you are looking for a baitcaster that can deliver in any fishing condition without compromising for performance and comfort, then the Pflueger Echelon Baitcaster Fishing Reel is definitely a choice worth exploring. Get yours from the Fishing Tackle Shop today!