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: How to clean a reel


J421
06-20-2005, 05:11 PM
Just wondering how to clean a fly fishing outfit - especially the reel. Should I use soap and water?

Thanks

ashbourn
06-20-2005, 11:15 PM
I soak mine in water for 10 min then rinse a few times. Then I buff the sucker and oil. Of needed I take a qtip and get any crap out before I soak it.