Just noticed on Ebay one of my regular fishing equipment suppliers is doing this and it is the latest 2016 updated version with ball bearings and alloy spool.
This must be one of the most popular sea fishing reels ever.
ABU AMBASSADEUR C-7000 SEA REEL
New updated version
Brand new with full Abu guarantee
The current upgraded version of Abu`s classic reel.
A great all rounder suitable for any boat fishing involving 15-30lb line, including downtide bottom fishing, uptide boat casting, drifting banks and drifting wrecks with artificial lures & livebaits. Also suitable for heavy shore fishing from rocks & piers.
RRP £109.99 _ HALF PRICE SPECIAL WHILE STOCKS LAST @ £59.99
Reels will be dispatched after 22nd November.
Machined aluminium spool.
Synchonized levelwind system.
Duragear brass gear for extended gear life
2 Stainless steel ball bearings.
Corrosion resistant instant anti-reverse bearing.
Line out alarm.
Smooth & consistent multi disk drag system.
6-Pin centrifugal brakes.
Extended bent handle for more cranking power.
Soft grip handle knob.
Maximum drag 9kg (20lb)
Line capacity mono: 250yds x 20lb (230m x 0.46mm)
Line capacity braid: 420yds x 40lb (385m x 0.38mm)