Nautilus XM and XL Fly Reels
The Nautilus Limited Edition Classic X Reel blends the classic Nautilus look with the high performing Nautilus X Series.
This fully machined reel is everything you've come to expect from a Nautilus both inside and out.Grouping modern day technology with classic looks is what this reel is all about.
The drag system on the Limited Edition Classic X Reel is the same sealed teflon SCF-X drag system as the Nautilus X Series. This teflon carbon fiber drag system has incredible stopping power and is designed perform at the highest level year after year, no matter what environments you put it through. The drag system is adjusted via the large rear drag knob.
From a design standpoint, the reel is stunning. It truly has a classic Nautilus look to it that long-time anglers will love. There is generous porting throughout this reel and a reel foot mounted "hooker" to keep your fly at the ready as you wait and watch.
The Limited Edition X Reel is currently available in two different options:
XM: Perfect for 4-5 weight fly rods, this is the ultimate trout and freshwater reel. The spool is approximately 3.5" and can hold 105 yards of 20 lb. backing. 4.3 Ounces
XL Max: The XL Max has a 4" spool and is perfect for 8 & 9 weight fly rods. This is a fantastic choice for the saltwater angler, or the avid steelhead or salmon fisherman looking for a dependable and strong reel. 150 yards of 20-30 lb backing. 4.9 Ounces.