Abu Garcia Premier 706 Closeface Reel £33.97 @ Go Outdoors
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Abu Garcia Premier 706 Closeface Reel £33.97 @ Go Outdoors

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Found 26th Jan 2013
This is a very good deal on a quality fishing reel - this normally goes for over £50 elsewhere and is only this price as part of this weekends 15% off deal on all sales at Go Outdoors.

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Closed face reels are not great

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R1cbm

Closed face reels are not great



Depends on what you are doing and where you are fishing...they are great for trotting floats, and in windy conditions.

glad i caught this deal in time!!!!

its reeled me in!!!

R1cbm

Closed face reels are not great



Why do you say that?

always fancied one of these. is the retrieve rate quite a bit slower than a standard reel?

R1cbm

Closed face reels are not great


since when?

reminds me when I use to fish with an Abu 506 closed faced reel. think I've still got it somewhere.

Less knots than a fixed spool reel or a multiplier ... hot

nossa

always fancied one of these. is the retrieve rate quite a bit slower than … always fancied one of these. is the retrieve rate quite a bit slower than a standard reel?



Retrieve is about 3.2 :1 so yes a bit slower - I used a closed face for years (until I learnt to cast with a centerpin) and found nothing better for trotting on the river.

tinca

Retrieve is about 3.2 :1 so yes a bit slower - I used a closed face for … Retrieve is about 3.2 :1 so yes a bit slower - I used a closed face for years (until I learnt to cast with a centerpin) and found nothing better for trotting on the river.

Thanks
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