The CLA has become one of the most respected fly reels on the market due to its strong, super-smooth drag system, tough-as-nails reputation, and refreshingly reasonable price. This is not a “compromise reel” by any stretch. Machined to precise tolerances from a proprietary 6061-T6 aluminum alloy, and anodized with a type-II finish, the CLA is a perennial favorite of outfitters and professional guides worldwide. The durable CLA is a true workhorse that will provide years of reliable service. From top to bottom, this reel is designed to take the type of abuse only anglers can dish out – and come back for more!