Gilmore Reel's revolutionary “no tools required” fly
reel is the latest in “angler friendly technology” to be introduced to
the fly fishing enthusiast. This
new and innovative design makes it quick and easy for you to
disassemble your reel while on the water with no tiny springs or screws
getting lost over the side. Whether
you’re changing spools, cleaning and rinsing, or reversing the retrieve,
there are no tools required. Only
three parts need to be removed to completely disassemble the X475, X425, X400, and
The Gilmore Reel Drag Capsule is the brain behind
this innovative and patented system.
We use marine grade 316 stainless steel springs encased and sealed
within our drag-adjusting knob.
Because this drag mechanism is completely encapsulated, you don’t
have to worry about all those little pieces getting lost. Our system gives the angler a
superior smooth drag adjustment throughout the complete drag tension
Double Disc Drag is the brawn behind the system.
The InterCoastal's spool is sandwiched between twin
self-lubricating polymer discs cushioned by natural
cork fibers. Extensive testing has shown that
using two discs on opposite sides of the spool are superior to using only
one disc. The two outer and
opposing forces attained by our double discs tend to balance the clutching
action required by a high performance drag system.
The Double Disc Drag also reduces the cantilevered moments of
inertia caused by a hard-running game fish.
easily see the advantages of Gilmore Reel’s Reversible Spool technology.
Changing from left to right hand retrieve is simple.
Just pop off the Reversible Spool, engage the pawl lever, flip the
spool around and you’re in business.
A mere 20 seconds! No
tools – No hassles.
These high-performance reels are sure
to please the most discriminating angler. Ask your retailer for a
Conversion Kits allow ANY
InterCoastal series reel to convert between Direct-Drive and Anti-Reverse
Spare spools allow ANY
InterCoastal series reel to convert between standard and large arbor.
Performance Reels at reasonable prices. All Gilmore Reels are
precision CNC machined with pride the USA.