Originally Posted by maxnik
I'm thinking about buying Lamson Lightspeed 3.5 reel to put on RPLXi 9' 8wt rod for bonefishing use. What is your opinion about this reel and outfit balance?
I use 3.5's on everything from 7 wts to small speys. It's fine. It's a light reel with good capacity, an ideal "large arbor" geometry, and it has a competent drag. And if you want to buy a used one, I'd be happy to oblige: I just bought some spools and that frees up a few reels.