How to Clean a Martin Automatic Fly Reel?

Answer Like all other types of fishing gear, a Martin automatic fly reel requires periodic cleaning to protect it from water, salt and dirt it may pick up while in use on the water. With a few simple tool... Read More »

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Who invented the automatic fishing reel?

George Cook, an African-American inventor from Louisville, Kentucky, received a patent for his automatic fishing reel in 1899. The reel was called the "Automatic Fishing Device" and received United... Read More »

How do I clean& oil an Abu reel?

Cleaning the Abu ReelRinse the reel in cold, running water for a few minutes. Ensure all sides are exposed to the water to remove all ocean salt and harsh mineral deposits. Wipe the surface with a ... Read More »

How to Clean and Oil a Daiwa Freshwater Fishing Reel?

Daiwa manufactures a range of quality spinning and casting reels designed for use when fishing for freshwater game fish species. Made with quality parts to be durable and long lasting, Daiwa is a f... Read More »

How to Clean & Oil a Daiwa Freshwater Fishing & Baitcasting Reel?

Daiwa fishing reels are not the cheapest reels around, and the anglers who purchase them typically hope to use them for as many seasons as they can. The best way to make sure your Daiwa freshwater ... Read More »