Originally Posted by john montana
I have an allen, it does the job. I've got a pretty wide range of reels, and I do prefer something with a solid drag, and the large arbor is a must. for the money, the allen will get it done. I used to think reels just held the line, but for carp, they matter.
I agree that they matter for sure...would just rather not be walking around the stranger parts of Denver with a $500 Hatch..so to speek.