Charlton 8500 0.8 Signature Series Fly Reel and Spare Spool - RHW

For sale here is a Charlton 8500 Signature Series 0.8 fly reel and spare spool. The reel is in excellent+ condition. The spare spool is near mint. Serial number SS9744 w/ carbon fiber drag. Right hand retrieve only. The 0.8 spool can fit a WF8+150 30# or a WF10+160 20#. Each comes with its original cordura reel pouch. The wooden handle grasp has a very small chip at the top.

Known by anglers and collectors as the flagships products of the Charlton™ stand-alone saltwater fleet, the Charlton™ 8500 Signature Series was produced with unparalleled quality. Available in three widths, .8, 1.2 and 1.6, each size includes the legendary sealed, self-adjusting carbon fiber disk drag, includes over 9-square inches of surface area, and boasts five, oversized aerospace precision bearings. A large arbor design gives the angler over 1 foot of line retrieve per revolution. Meticulously coated with a high-polished, deep black Type III anodized finish with matte reliefs. Fully machined from high-grade aluminum and steel. Maintenance free.

The perfect bonefish reel with the best drag ever made!