The Redington Zero Fly Reel is one of the better fly reels available at a decent value that won’t end up breaking the bank. Here we will take a look at the features of this fly reel and highlight the good things and bad things about it to help you make an informed decision.
The Redington Zero
Brand Name: Redington
Weight: 2.7 – 3 Oz
Drag: Click Drag System
The Redington Zero Fly Reel is one of the lightest reels on the market that excels at catching trout in rivers and streams. It’s got a die-cast construction that allows for the reel to reach lighter weights than your standard CNC produced reels. It features a large arbor that helps speed up retrieves and helps you avoid line memory. The real also has a spring-loaded clicker drag system. It can easily be changed from left to right-handed depending on your needs. This one is available in 2 size options: a 2/3 and a 4/5 and four different color options
Overall this is a good simple reel without any features that are too fancy. It’s lightweight and excellent for fishing trout in smaller streams.
- Easily changed from right to left
- Great for fishing smaller streams
- The drag system can get a little loud at times
- The drag is not adjustable
- Isn’t good for long casting