This reel may last forever!
The design and manufacturing process of Albacore reel stems from a collaborative effort involving all of the staff at Alutecnos. A commitment aimed not only at improving the technological content, but also at paying attention to design. The result is a product that stands out for aesthetic and technical aspects with outstanding attention to details. Such details include the infinite "anti-reverse" system applied to trolling reel for the first time. The frontal cam and 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 four 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 with a gold or silver finish. 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 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 loosend even after long periods in harsh marine environments. The graphic are applied using computerized laser technology. Eleven models are available from 12 to 80/130 lbs all in right and left hand version. These and more others are the technical characteristics that make the albacore reel an incomparable and reliable product. A refined simplicity and an extreme easiness of use make it a different and highly competitive product, an item for true sportsmen and a unique purchase because an albacore reel will last forever.
- Five stainless Steel shielded bearings
- One 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
- Drive Lever with patented CAM mechanism
- Entirely CNC machined from bars
- Laser Printed Graphics
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