Originally Posted by grouch
I can't stop looking at this thread, so many great reels. I guess I love the gear as much as I love fishing. My Abel brings me such joy. I love to take a break from fishing, sit on a log and look at it. I know it sounds weird but this is the only reel I have owned that makes me want to do this. Yesterday I found a school of dinks, had the time of my life.
I know that feeling well. Nice rig, and nice fish.