The Tibor Riptide fly reel wields Tibor’s flawless drag system, which has defeated the world’s largest fish for over 250+ species. The Riptide’s large arbor spool design significantly enhances the rate of line retrieval which is a critical advantage against strong adversaries like stripers in the surf. Designed to accompany rod weights 9-11 and is suited to do battle with Stripers, Drum, Large Salmon, Tarpon, Dorado, Shark.


  • Made from solid aluminum bar stock
  • Lightweight to balance with modern fly rods and reduce casting fatigue
  • Triple outgoing line signals, easily removable for silent operation
  • World famous Tibor drag system
  • Made and assembled in the USA