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Ambassadeur® C3 Round Reel

Reel Size

5500, 6500

Reel Handle Position

Left, Right
Reel Size

Reel sizes vary by manufacturer. To best understand the size of a spinning reel or casting reel, refer to the line capacity rating for the reel. Size standards are consistent across our reels.


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Brute strength meets refined style in this round baitcast reel. Upgraded performance and styling merge with proven strength and engineering. The heritage continues with the new C3 fishing reel, designed to meet the demands of the most hardcore angler.

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  • 3 stainless steel ball bearings + 1 roller bearing
  • Carbon Matrix™ drag system
  • Compact bent handle and star
  • 6 pin centrifugal brake
  • Synchronized level wind system

Compare Ambassadeur® C3 Round Reel models

Reel Size 5500 5500 6500 6500
Gear Ratio 5.3:1 5.3:1 5.3:1 5.3:1
Reel Handle Position Right Left Right Left
Braking System Centrifugal Centrifugal Centrifugal Centrifugal
Drag Type Star Drag Star Drag Star Drag Star Drag
Anti-reverse Feature Instant Anti-Reverse Instant Anti-Reverse Instant Anti-Reverse Instant Anti-Reverse
Bearing Count 4 4 4 4
Braid Capacity Yd/lb 235/30 235/30 310/30 310/30
Drag Material Carbon Fiber Carbon Fiber Carbon Fiber Carbon Fiber
Max Drag 15lb | 6.8kg 15lb | 6.8kg 15lb | 6.8kg 15lb | 6.8kg
Mono Capacity Yd/lb 240/12 240/12 320/12 320/12
Recovery Rate 26" | 66cm 26" | 66cm 26" | 66cm 26" | 66cm
Reel Spool Material Aluminum Aluminum Aluminum Aluminum
Water Type Freshwater Freshwater Freshwater Freshwater
Weight 9.9 oz 9.9 oz 10.7 oz 10.7 oz
Model Number C3-5500 C3-5501 C3-6500 C3-6501
Sku 1292720 1292721 1292722 1292723
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