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When Hatch Outdoors came out with the 4 Plus Finatic we were beyond stoked. The 4 Plus Finatic is the quintessential premium 4 or 5 weight sized fly reel. This trout sized reel is ideal on most modern fly rods for trout and like all Hatch Fly Reels features the unmistakable Hatch feel and performance. Without a doubt this is one of the finest reels on the market for trout and we know you won't be disappointed. Whether you are in hot pursuit of the salmonfly hatch here the Rocky Mountains, smallmouth on 5 weights, or high alpine trout with your 4 weight, the Finatic 4 Plus is the ideal companion.
If I could have one fly reel for trout, without a doubt the Hatch 5 Plus Finatic is my choice. With the 5 Plus Finatic you can put it on your favorite 5 or 6 weight rod, trout spey, or line it up with meat chucking 7 weight. This workhorse of the Hatch Outdoor lineup is such a versatile reel. Plenty of capacity and perfectly balance on 9' or longer rods. Heck, this reel can even handle most bonefishing situations! When you need a reel that gets business done, the Hatch 5 Plus is the perfect tool for the job.
Bonefish to permit, steelhead to salmon. This go-to bigger game fly reel from Hatch Outdoors is the champion of versatility. The 7 Plus Finatic is best suited for 7, 8, or 9 weight rods and is the premier choice of many saltwater anglers, lodges, and guides. When we go fly fishing in Belize, Cuba, or Bahamas you can rest assured that we are packing our 7 Plus fly reels. The 7 Plus is also excellent when paired with 7 or 8 weight switch rods and lighter weight 5, 6, and 7 weight spey rods. If you have a passion for travel or fish that take you into your backing, make sure the Hatch Outdoors 7 Plus Finatic is a part of your next adventure.
Big game requires big drags. The Hatch 9 Plus Finatic delivers premium performance when it matters most. This high end fly reel has the ability to lock down unruly fish when they head to the deep water. When pursuing species like permit, tarpon, giant trevally, and jacks you need a fly reel that can handle fish that don't give up. 9 Plus Finatics are perfect matches with 9, 10, and 11 weight fly rods and also find their way onto many steelheaders spey rods in that 12'6" - 14' range. With Hatch's patented stacked seal drag, you get optimum drag force packed into a water tight unit for years of trouble free use. When tackling big game, the 9 Plus is always on our tackle list.
Spool Size - Large Arbor
These reels will be offered in the Large Arbor configuration only. No extra spools available.
|Model||Diameter||Weight||Line Weight||Arbor Size|
|4+||3.425 in||4.9 oz||3, 4, 5||Large|
|5+||3.625 in||6.2 oz||5, 6, 7||Large|
|7+||4.000 in||8.4 oz||7, 8, 9||Large|
|9+||4.250 in||10.3 oz||9, 10, 11||Large|
Four features to the New Gen 2 Finatic Series
- More Seals
- Hatch adds more and better seals to the new Gen 2 series with the added lip seal and sealed bearing. Combing these two seals keeps moisture out of the drag housing for years of trouble free performance.
- Handle and Counterbalance
- By adding a Ultraflon sleeve to the handle shaft and counterbalance the chances for corrosion in these two critical spots has been greatly reduced.
- Nine Window Design
- By adding more ported windows to the frame design and machining the inside to a concave surface the new Gen 2 Finatics are now lighter without sacrificing strength or structural integrity.
- Mist Finish
- The new Mist Finish from Hatch smooths out the edges and machining while giving the reel a non-reflective finish for improved on-the-water stealth.
- Body: Finatic Gen 2
- Spool: Large Arbor
- Finish: Type 2 Anodize
- Made in USA