Lamson Liquid Fly Reel · 3+ wt · Glacier

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Color: Glacier
Reel line weight
-3+ wt
-9+ wt
-7+ wt
-5+ wt
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Matt Beam, Fly Fishing Expert
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Best for those needing high speed line retrieval and a sealed conical disc drag system.

Great for
  • Drag performanceFully sealed conical disc drag system.
  • PerformanceHigh speed line retrieval rates.
Good for
  • DurabilityDie-cast aluminum, susceptible to dings and scratches.
  • ReliabilityPressure die-cast aluminum reel.
  • SmoothnessEasy retrieval direction.
  • VersatilitySuper large arbor design.
  • QualityBest in class reel.
Avoid for
  • Ease of useSmall drag knob, harder to adjust.
  • StabilityLine snag due to non full cage design.
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The Lamson Liquid Fly Reel is a unique and innovative pressure-cast aluminum fly reel. The casting manufacturing allows for different configurations that are not available with typical machined reels. The sealed conical disc drag is smooth and designed to protect fine tippets. This reel is available in 4 sizes to cover rod weight of 2-10wt. Fly fishermen of all skill levels would use this.

Key Features:

  • Large Arbor – The large arbor aids with quicker line pick up and less line memory.
  • U-Shaped Spool – This design allows for increased backing capacity.
  • Drawstring Pouch – The reel comes with a drawstring pouch for safe storage when not in use.
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4.96 average rating

Reel line weight-3+ wt
Water typeFreshwater and Saltwater
Reel or SpoolReel
Arbor sizeLarge
Drag typeConical
Reel MaterialAluminum, Cast aluminum
Reel weight (oz)4.2
Reel diameter (in)3.34
Fishing typeFly

Matt Beam owns this product
The Lamson Liquid fly reel is quite honestly the best reel in its price range. It has an over achieving, fully sealed conical disc drag system. This drag allows for very easy retrieval direction as well. It’s super large arbor design allows for extreme high speed line retrieval rates. The reel is a pressure die-cast aluminum reel making it more... Read more
Ideal for
  • Best in class reel
  • Completely sealed conical disc drag system
  • Super Large arbor decision for high speed rate line retrieval
Not ideal for
  • Die Cast aluminum make up
  • Line snag due to non full cage design
  • Small drag knob
Reviewed by:
Matt Beam
Fly Fishing Expert

Popular questions (4)

Is Lamson liquid a good reel?Yes the Lamson Liquid is a good reel. The Lamson Liquid is a die cast, budget friendly reel that is...read more
Joseph Smith
Fly Fishing Expert
Can you use the Lamson liquid in saltwater?Yes, you can use Lamson Liquid in saltwater. The Lamson Liquid is a budget friendly reel that is durable and...read more
Joseph Smith
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Where are Lamson liquid reels made?Lamson reels are all designed in-house at Boise, Idaho. Liquid and Remix use both U.S. and overseas manufactured component parts....read more
Joseph Smith
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How much backing does a Lamson liquid fly reel need?The Lamson Liquid Fly Reel comes in different sizes. The 3+ and 5+ spools take 100 yards of 20 pound...read more
Joseph Smith
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Good drag

Posted on Jan 5, 2024
Great reel for the money. Solid drag
DayneLocation: South Jordan, UT
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