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Abel Pliers Newly Redesigned With Sheath

Redesigned Abel Pliers Available 10/1/17 Starting at $300 The Abel pliers now feature a more ergonomic shape which adds grip and keeps your hands away from the fish’s bitey parts. A new machined-in loop tightener has also been added to help with rigging those hard-to-tie knots. A machined, stainless pivot bushing that highlights the Abel […]

Scott G Series Fly Rods

2017 IFTD Show Winner of Best New Freshwater Fly Rod Not Just a Reintroduction, a Reinvention. Recent Reviews Gink & Gasoline Scott G Series are iconic fly rods. They’re medium action, smooth flexing fly rods treasured by anglers the world over. Scott introduced the first G rods in 1976, and changed fly fishing by creating the […]

Trout on the Swing

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Swinging flies for trout is an extremely fun and addictive way to fish.  When a fish eats a big fly on the swing you can bet it’s going to hit it hard. That bone jarring strike which we feel on swing flies is what keeps us coming back for more. You can swing flies for […]

2017 New Product Summary

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Please take a moment and review the new products available from all of our brands.  We will continue to add more information, links and photos as they become available.  ABEL REELS Abel SDS Reel Wins Best Saltwater Reel in Show at IFTD 2016! SDS Reels: (SDS 7/8 ($895), 9/10 ($995), and 11/12 ($1095)-Black finish): Won Best New […]

ABEL SDS FEATURED ON COVER OF ANGLING INTERNATIONAL

Novemeber 22, 2016 For: Abel Reels 165 Aviador Street For Information Contact: Jeff Patterson, Abel Reels EVP & Dir. of Sales jeff@abelreels.com 805-484-8789 ABEL SDS FEATURED ON COVER OF ANGLING INTERNATIONAL (Click here to view .pdf)   MONTROSE, Colo – Abel, known for its legendary performance and finishes, unveiled its latest invention: the model SDS. […]

ABEL WINS BEST NEW PRODUCT AWARD AT IFTD

  ABEL AUTOMATICS TAKES HOME 2016 IFTD AWARD ORLANDO, Florida – Over 255 industry attendees at the International Fly Tackle Dealer (IFTD) cast their vote on favorite new products debuting in 2016. It was fly reel manufacturer Abel Automatics, Inc. who took top prize in its respective class. Abel, known for its legendary reliability and […]