12-17-2008, 02:19 PM
Re: Ross Rhythm: Worth Buying at a Discount?
OK! I just spoke to Brad at Ross Reels, and asked him about spare parts, and
of course the incoming clicker. He said that the drag systems on the Rhythm
and Evolution are identical, and the parts are inter-changeable. He then
confirmed what I had suspected: the Rhythm's incoming click is louder than the Evolution because the Rhythm has more aluminum material to resonate!
I had considered the Evolution, but Brad said the only difference is the weight.
I told Brad that my purchase of the Rhythm reels was based largely on their
being Made in the USA, and asked that Ross continue to offer reels made in
this country. He said that they would always offer at least two (wow) USA