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 45BC 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 45BC 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 45BC can do it all.
♦ Spool Diameter 115mm (4 ½ “)
♦ Line Capacity 500m / 5kg
♦ Weight 406g
♦ Gear Ratio 1/1
♦ NOTE: Image for reference only - Line not actually included and colour of reel can vary from image shown depending on availability
♦ Easy Cast System Alvey 45BC General Purpose Reel.
♦ Graphite back for a strong and extremely durable yet lightweight reel.
♦ Huge line capacity 500m 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.
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 45BC General Purpose Reel could be for you.
Latest Official statement from alvey below. Please note there is a delay in shipment of Alvey reels… We have ordered hundreds and over multiple orders in the past week so all orders are expected to be filled. Just please bear with us.. Here is Alvey’s statement… Australia... if there was ever a time to stand up and be proud, now is the time! We cannot believe the volume of orders flooding in from retailers around the country as a result of your incredible loyalty towards our Aussie made Alvey Reels. Thank you!
For your benefit, we wish to advise that order levels are currently unprecedented and thank you all for your amazing support. This influx of sales has however cleaned out the physical 'stock on hand' and we are running the factory flat out to fill these orders! At this stage many orders may take a few weeks to reach your retailer so please go easy on them, it's beyond the retailers control.
We also want to advise that in its 'current form' Alvey Reels Australia cannot continue indefinitely but we are looking at all options moving forward. Thank you again for your wonderful support and we will do our utmost to supply your order requests.