Columbia, SC. (July 12, 2022). Iconic fly-fishing brand Hardy continues to surpass expectations in the saltwater space with the new Fortuna Regent fly reel. Built to exceed the expectations of competitive saltwater anglers, the Hardy Fortuna Regent reel was designed to deliver effortless control and power under the most demanding conditions. With up to 22 pounds of drag in a single 360-degree rotation you can fight big fish without missing a beat.
Built around a multi pad, carbon fiber disc drag system and housed within a sealed, waterproof hub design, the Hardy Fortuna offers the highest level of sealing yet seen on a Hardy fly reel. In addition, the large arbor spool delivers exceptional line pick up and the narrow spool profile ensures easy level stacking of the line during the heat of the battle.
Built to perform flawlessly, saltwater game species have met their match with the Hardy Fortuna Regent reel.
- Carbon Fiber Multi-Pad Disc Drag System
- Sealed, Waterproof Drag Housing
- Ultra Large Arbor Design
- Narrow Spool Profile
- Positive, linear drag adjustment with defined detents for ease of setting
- Optimum drag window within one turn
- High power drag system delivering between 10 & 20 lb of top-end drag (model dependent)
- 2 Color Options Available – Comes in Hardy neoprene reel pouch
MSRP: Starting at $750
Available: December 2022
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