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These Mitchell Avocet 6500 FS RTE reels are a free-spool design with a built-in audio and visual alarm system.
When the spool spins in free-spool mode, the blue, red, green or orange coloured rear section lights up and an alarm sounds – useful if you’re not using buzzers or you want a belts-and-braces alarm set-up.
They are a black colour, with a black anodised aluminium spool taking 320 m of 0.30mm line.
A multi-disk, front drag system, a soft-touch, handle knob, and 6+1 bearings complete the feature package.
Another quite unusual point is that you can buy them in a three-reel presentation set. Not a bad option for holidays and opportunist trips when you might not want to be loaded down with lots of kit.
Price: £49.99. Boxed Set of three reels – £139.99.