The perfect drift is step one toward the steelhead of a lifetime and Islander centerpin float reels have been helping people take it time and again since 1991. With an Islander centerpin reel, the appropriate rod, and a little technique, you have a reel good for anything in the river.
The IS is certainly designed with elegance and functionality in mind. The spool has a large arbour for quick retrieval and a large, smooth palming rim allowing for everything down to the lightest touch of drag. Precision machining and perfect balance allow the spool to spin effortlessly, but the simple click drag system can be engaged with the free-spool button on the frame to keep line under control.