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Hardy Swift Mk II Fly Reel


The original Swift was a favorite of professional fly fishermen. Men like Stuart Crofts and Dave Parker swore by the hard-working qualities of one of the toughest reels we'd ever made. The Swift MkII improves on the original - it's now even tougher, with a 4 millimeter screw reel seat for increased rigidity and a more durable metal handle. Internally, the legendary drag system has been re-examined, overhauled and improved. As Stuart Croft says, “It has a drag that’s spot on. It’s precise and I trust it absolutely - even though it spends more time in the water than out.” New for 2008 is the 900 size. This is a three to five weight reel that brings Swift performance to the light line angler.

 The disc brake features a rugged, central drag knob, perfect for easy adjustment and stopping big fish, while the floating clutch gives one of the easiest left- to righthand conversions made. On the two largest salmon reels we have even made the spools interchangeable. This allows you to buy one cage and vary the spool size to increase versatility.

• Large choice of sizes to complement the Swift rod range
Easy left to right hand conversion
Very light, high-grade aluminum construction
Enhanced drag system
Barrel-polished finish

Highest grade 6061 bar stock aluminum for lightness and strength
• Weight reducing design also maintains optimum strength
• Powerful disc drag
• Rapid tool free left/right conversion
• Large capacity mid arbour
• Anti snag raised reel back
• Large easy to adjust drag control

• 1000 size also accepts 1005 spool for versatility and improved capacity when using long belly Spey lines.

 Hardy Swift Fly Reel: Specifications - Free Global Shipping! - NEW LOWER PRICES!

Model Diameter Weight Line Capacity (m) $ Price w/ Line Spool
Swift 900 3.4" /86.5mm 5.43oz DT4+60m/WF4+90m $email $email
Swift 925 3 5/8" /92mm 5.57 DT5 + 85m/WF6 + 98m $ $
Swift 975 3 7/8" /98mm 5.85 DT7 + 100m/WF8 + 150m $ $
Swift 1000 4 1/16" /104mm 8.04 DT9 + 180m/WF10 + 230m $ $
Swift 1025 4 1/18" /104mm 8.04 DT10 + 225m/WF11 + 270m $ $

Tip: A spare spool is always a wise investment.




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