Gears & Drag
Internals are inspected for wear & gunk build up. Drag washers are inspected for thinning and cracking.
Ball bearings are inspected for surface rust, wear, cleanliness & smoothness.
Some frequently asked questions and answers.
How long does the reel inspection take?
The reel inspection takes 1-2 business days.
Why should I get my reel serviced?
Fishing reels should be serviced once every season at a minimum. Having us inspect and service your reel, protects your investment.
My reel cranks smoothly but is noisy?
Ball bearings get noisy from normal wear, moisture and dirt buildup. If servicing the reel does not improve the noise, it is best to replace the bearings.
I have been using my reel for over a year now and it works great. Should I have it serviced?
Have your reel service in order to keep it smooth and powerful. Don't wait til it's bogged down by grime buildup and needs new ball bearings.
My reel feels sluggish and tight, is it worn out?
Dirt buildup, old grease, too much grease all are possible reasons you feel resistance when cranking your reel. It needs to be inspected, cleaned and fresh lubed.
What is included in my free inspection?
Your reel is inspected externally and internally for proper operation with attention to any use observations you have made.