Stabilized Figured Poplar fly reel seat
Spindled Rosewood w/ metallic Gold trim wrap fly reel seat
Custom Stabilized Big Leaf Maple Burl spinning reel seat w/ matching grip inlays, Grip Tip and butt cap
Chechen (Carribean Rosewood) Classic Series fly reel seat
Spalted Big Leaf Maple Burl fly reel seat
Custom Afzelia Burl w/ Claro Walnut and Flor cork inlays Cap and Ring fly reel seat w/ blued hardware. Matching Afzelia Burl reel handle and Ferrule Finial
Birdseye Maple / Cocobolo Inlays spinning reel seat
Bloodwood / Black Cherry Burl Inlays fly reel seat
Claro Walnut / Black Cherry Burl Inlays fly reel seat
Black walnut / Black Cherry Burl Inlays spinning reel seat
Filled Wormy Chestnut fly reel seat
Shagbark Hickory fly reel seat
Amboyna Burl spinning reel seat
Figured Cocobolo spinning reel seat
Bloodwood fly reel seat
Due to health reasons, I am currently not able to accept any custom reel seat, grip, Coronidor, or rod orders until further notice. I'll update the web site as soon as I'm back in the shop again full time.
Klondike custom designed fly rod reel seats and spinning rod reel seats are available in four models: The TRADITIONAL SERIES reel seats feature a solid spacer wood of your choice. The WRAPPED SERIES reel seats feature your choice of spacer wood and thread trim accent rings. The INLAYED SERIES reel seats feature your choice of a primary spacer wood, a contrasting inlay wood and thread trim accent rings. The CLASSIC SERIES incorporates a matching wood endcap w/ a turned nickel silver butt tack and is available with a Traditional, Wrapped, or Inlayed spacer.
Myrtle Burl "Classic Series" Italian Olivewood "Classic Series"
Now you can incorporate your guide and signature wrap colors into your fly rod reel seat or spinning rod reel seat spacer wood with a custom designed Wrapped Series, Inlayed Series, or Classic Series Klondike fly rod reel seat or spinning rod reel seat. It can be designed by you by filling out the Custom Reel Seat Inquiry Form . A matching wood Grip Tip and winding check combo is also available that will put the finishing touches on a truly custom and unique look for your rod. Also, check out the current in stock inventory of Traditional Series, Wrapped Series, Inlayed Series and Classic Series fly rod reel seats and spinning rod reel seats in the ON LINE STORE.
Fly rod reel seat hardware is available in your choice of rich looking 18% Nickel Silver, lightweight Nickel Silver Anodized, Pewter Anodized, Black Anodized and Titanium Smoke Anodized finishes. Spinning rod reel seats are available w/ Frosted Silver, Gold, or Black hood finishes. All spacers have a CPES epoxy basecoat and a dipped Helmsman hi gloss Spar Urethane top coat.
Click Here to view the Klondike Custom Reel Seat Slide Show video on YouTube featuring Traditional Series, Wrapped Series, and Inlayed Series fly rod reel seats and spinning rod reel seats.
Amboyna Burl w/ Black Cherry Burl Inlays, Gold Jasper and Metallic Gold Thread Trim.
CUSTOM REEL SEAT FEATURES:
- Standard Spacer Bore: 0.380". Custom bores available.
- Premium 18% Nickel Silver, Anodized Aluminum, Black, Titanium Smoke or Pewter Anodized Uplocking Fly Seat Hardware.
- Frosted Silver, Gold, or Black anodized hood finish on Spinning Seats.
- 25+ exotic wood species to choose from.
- Available matching wood species "Grip Tip" and "Endcap" turned from spacer wood.
- Nickel Silver or Anodized Aluminum winding check included w/ Grip Tip.
- Choose from a wide selection of metallic, Jasper, and NCP accent trim threads or supply your own Size "A" colors.
- Clear Penetrating Epoxy Sealer spacer wood base coat; Helmsman hi gloss dipped top coat.
Dipped fly rod reel seat and spinning rod reel seat spacers have epoxy groove rings and bare wood mating surfaces for good hardware adhesion.
Fly Reel Seat Hardware Finishes
Nickel Silver fly reel seat skeleton component weight: 25 Grams*
Anodized Aluminum, Black Anodized, Titanium Smoke anodized and Pewter Anodized aluminum fly reel seat skeleton component weight: 12 Grams*
* Includes threaded barrel, end cap, threaded ring, inletted front hood, and sliding hood.
Pictured below from left: Titanium Smoke Anodized; Pewter Anodized; 18% Nickel Silver; Anodized Aluminum; Black Anodized.
Spinning Reel Seat Hardware Finishes
Pictured below from left: Frosted Silver, Black; Gold.
Reel Seat Spacer Wood Types and Pricing
Over 25 different fly rod reel seat and spinning rod reel seat spacer woods are available.
Spacer Design Components
Klondike Grip Tips are turned from the forward section of the spacer blank resulting in matching wood grains bookending the rod grip for a truly custom look. A thin profile winding check, in the same finish as the hardware, is included with every Grip Tip. Winding checks are available in incremental diameters ranging from 14/64ths to 28/64ths. The Grip Tip / Winding Check combo is offered as an option with most Klondike reel seats available in the On Line Store.
Custom Designed Reel Seats Base Pricing*
Traditional Series: Fly: $41.00 Spinning: $25.00
Wrapped Series: Fly: $49.00 Spinning: $33.00
Inlayed Series: Fly: $56.00 Spinning: $40.00
*Base Pricing includes hardware; does not include spacer wood or Grip Tip / winding check Combo. See the Reel Seat Spacer Woods Types and Pricing page for pictures of reel seat spacer wood species and pricing. Grip Tip and Winding Check Combo: Additional $15.00.
Go to the CUSTOM REEL SEAT INQUIRY FORM to design your Custom Reel Seat.
Normal leadtime on custom reel seat orders: 3 - 4 weeks.
For more custom reel seat ordering information, please visit the FAQ page.
View in stock fly rod reel seats and spinning rod reel seats currently available in the On Line Store.