Originally Posted by jclampwork88
Has anyone ever tried using an automatic fly reel? I have seen them in magazines and almost want to try one. Most of the reviews that I have read say that tehy are not very good. Does anyone have an opinion? Is it worth the time to use one.
NO! They are junk, heavy, basically no drag, not fun to fish with. Not worth the time wasted fishing with these $20 reels.
I fished with a Automatic while I had my grandpa's Hardy LRH in my tackle box that he gave me because I did not know any better (this was when I was 14)