A product that stands out for aesthetic and technical aspects with outstanding attention to details.
The design and manufacturing process of Albacore reels stems from a collaborative effort involving all the staff at Alutecnos. A commitment aimed not only at improving the technological content but also at paying attention to design.
Such details include the infinite anti-reverse system applied to trolling reels for the first time the frontal cam and a lock release button for placing the automatically rearming gear lever into "free" or "full" mode. Five bearings and gears made from tempered stainless steel guarantee further resistance from corrosion. The system for anchoring the reel to the rod is robust and reliable using for anchor screws. The drag washer is made from the latest carbon composite and is appropriately protected to ensure smooth and consistent use during the most intense battles. The occurrence of "stick-slip" is virtually eliminated. All of the aluminum parts have been buffed ultrasonically cleaned, polished and anodized. All of the parts have been machined from bars using CNC working processes and are subjected to rigorous dimensional and quality control checks. Particular attention is paid to the processing cycles and the careful selection of the highest quality of raw materials and components available. The results in a technically perfect product. The special assembly technique permits all screws (made exclusively from stainless steel AISI 316) to be loosened even after long periods in harsh marine environments. The graphics are applied using computerized laser technology.
Models are available from 12 to 80/130 lbs. in the right-hand and left-hand version. These technical characteristics and attention to every last detail combine to make the Albacore Reel a unique and reliable product. The carefully chosen simplicity and ease of operation makes for a unique and highly competitive product.
- 5 stainless steel shielded bearings
- 1 free wheel bearing
- Drag in carbon composite
- Elements in anti-corrode 6082 aluminum
- Fixing elements in AISI 316 stainless steel
- Gear in stainless steel
- Drive lever with patented no-return system
- Drag lever with patented Cam mechanism
- Entirely CNC machined from bars
- Laser printed graphics
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