Cheeky Launch 400 7-8 Wt. Fly Reel


Cheeky Launch 400 7-8 Wt. Fly Reel

Checking in at 4" in diameter and only 6.8 oz, the Launch 400 is the ultimate all-around fly reel for larger freshwater and inshore saltwater applications. Packing away well in excess of 200 yards of backing and retrieving up to 12.5" of line per revolution, the Launch 400 will help you land more fish, period.

  • Rev Carbon Drag System 
  • MAX arbor
  • Lightweight design 
  • Integrated, torque-dispersing reel foot
  • Silent retrieve
  • Fully machined high-grade aluminum
  • B2 backing channel for extra line capacity
  • Quick change spool and simple L/R retrieve conversion
  • Reel case included
  • Fly line backing spool does not include rigging service
  • Up to 12.5" retrieve
  • Width: 1.1"
  • Color: Blue / Black
  • Targeted species: Large trout, bass, steelhead, salmon, carp, striped bass, redfish, bonefish
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Cheeky's® story begins in Boston, where co-founders Scott Caras, Peter Crommett and Ted Upton lived and spent too much time working for the man. Unsatisfied with the day-to-day office grind, the three partners left corporate America and joined forces with fellow co-founder Max Key of Denver to found Cheeky.

Designed to emphasize style rather than tradition, Cheeky Fly Reels featured cutting-edge technology, innovative design and bold anodizing to differentiate from products currently on the market. These qualities, coupled with the superior performance of other features like the fully sealed Evo Synthetic Drag System,MAX Arbor and B2 Channel, have established Cheeky ass one of the leaders in the fly reel market.
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Cheeky Launch 400 7-8 Wt. Fly Reel

SKU #:
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Line weight:
7-8 wt.
Line capacity:
20# backing: 7 wt. (255), 8 wt. (235); 30# Gel Spun: 7 wt. (425), 8 wt. (385)
Blue / Black
6.8 oz.
RH / LH:
Fly fishing reel
7-8 wt. 20# backing: 7 wt. (255), 8 wt. (235); 30# Gel Spun: 7 wt. (425), 8 wt. (385) 4.00" $249.00