Galvan Fly Reels has been making high quality, smooth and reliable fly reels since 1994. Over the years, Galvan has attracted a cult-like following among fly anglers, and there is a good reason for this. They mix contemporary materials and design with classic styling for their high quality reels at reasonable prices. If you call Galvan Fly Reels for help, advice or to talk about your prize catch, you will not get a recording. The owner himself will answer the phone and be happy to discuss fly angler fishing.
A Galvan fly reel is equally durable and attractive because they are fully machined from 6061 raw purified aluminum with a semi-gloss finishing process. They are made with the latest technology from blueprint to construction while being true to the best traditions of the past. Designed, manufactured and assembled by the Galvan Family in the USA.
The Rush Series is a mid-priced large arbor reel that is like the Torque series with the ultra-smooth innovative drag system, but has a more basic frame and spool design. It has very easy start-up and an uncovered drag knob to make precise settings. The handle is easy to grip and there are no tools necessary for the spool release mechanism. It comes in seven sized from 2 wt. lines through 12 wt. lines. With its black anodized finish it resists corrosion and is safe in saltwater.
Bonifacio Galvan, founder of Galvan Fly Reels, wanted to make a reel that would possibly hold the biggest fish in the ocean. The Torque Tournament Series fulfills this dream giving a new standard for big game fly fishing in the sea. This Galvan fly reel has high torque stopping power with an extremely fast retrieval rate. It comes with its innovative drag system in three sizes: T-14, T-16 and T-18. It has the highest strength-weight ratio and an uncovered drag knob to make precise settings. There are no tools necessary for the spool release mechanism. It has very easy start-up, resists corrosion and is safe in saltwater with an easy to grip handle. It comes in blue, black and clear finishes.
Torque Large Arbor Series reels are the premier reels in the Galvan series. In the authentic Galvan tradition they include durability, dependability and are made with high quality materials. This is the Galvan fly reel of a lifetime. The arbor design is large, with the highest strength-weight ratio with a very easy start-up and an uncovered drag knob to make precise settings; it has all the classic features of a Galvan fly reel. There are seven sizes from 2 wt. through 12 wt. lines. It is available in Green, Black Bronze and Clear anodized finishes.
There is no other fly reel on the market today that compares with the Galvan Fly Reels series. This small family business has the creativity and opportunity to manufacture a truly innovative and high quality product that has not been overcome by the big marketing budgets of mass produced products of inferior quality. Galvan is accepted as one of the leaders in their market niche. For a beginner or a pro, whatever the level of expertise, a Galvan fly reel will make it better.