For sale here is a Scientific Anglers System 3 11/12 fly reel. Direct Drive. Rated for 11-12wt lines. Made in the USA. The reel is in excellent condition with only light cosmetic wear. The “O-ring” drag system was designed by Harry A. Prouza of Minnesota and Herman G. Voss of Florida.
The reel is anodized in a handsome deep burgundy color. Perhaps the best looking reel to come out of the long-running SA "System" series. Easily converts to RHW or LHW, currently RHW. The adjustable drag gives control of a wide variety of resistance. The reel has become known for its strong drag. Palmable spool rim. The reel is loaded with backing. Includes the original leather SA System 3 pouch, box, and manual.
Weight: 10.80 oz.
Spool Width: 1.21"
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