Daily Archives: July 27, 2016

Reels vs. Spools: What’s the Difference?

Rees vs SpoolsWhich is the better choice, a reel or a spool? As with so many things in cave diving, the answer depends entirely on circumstances. Neither is right for every situation and smart divers make use of both. To better understand which is right for a specific application, you first need to understand the relative strengths and weaknesses of reels and spools, compared to one another.