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Fortuna Regent Fly Reel

5 out of 5 stars
2 Reviews
$749.95 - $949.95

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Why We Like The Hardy Fortuna Regent Fly Reel

For those of us who dream of bonefish and redfish, the Hardy Fortuna Regent Fly Reel is a big-time reel for saltwater fisheries. The reel has a large arbor and narrow spool profile, and it's built around a high-power drag system that's sealed in Hardy's best waterproof drag housing. With its effortless control, power, and rapid line retrieval, it's a worthy successor to the original Fortuna series.


  • Saltwater reel designed for demanding conditions
  • Carbon fiber disc drag system in a waterproof hub
  • Waterproof sealing is the best in a Hardy fly reel
  • Large arbor for easier line pickup
  • Narrow spool for easy level line stacking during fights
  • Right-/Left-hand retrieve
  • 1.0:1 gear ratio
  • Shipped in a neoprene reel pouch
  • Item #HDYB05K
aluminum alloy
Drag System
carbon disc drag
Backing Capacity
[8000] 175ft (20lb Dacron), [10,000] 200ft (30lb Dacron), [12,000] 250ft (30lb Dacron)
Fly Line Weight
[8000] 7/8/9wt, [10,000] 9/10/11wt [12,000] 11+wt
Left and Right Handed Operation
Extra Spool
Claimed Weight
[8000] 6.9oz, [10,000] 7.7oz [12,000] 8.3oz
Manufacturer Warranty
5 year
fly fishing

Overall Rating

5 based on 2 ratings

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5 out of 5 stars

February 16, 2024

My favorite reel

This is a great reel with an amazing one turn drag

Glenn Flutie

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5 out of 5 stars

April 23, 2023

Light Weight with great looks

I haven’t put my 10000 Fortuna Regent to the test on Tarpon yet but the reel is everything and more that was advertised. Super light for its size and awesome pick up.


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