Hardy Perfect 3 1/8" vintage trout fly reel RHW super usable For Sale

Hardy Perfect 3 1/8

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Hardy Perfect 3 1/8" vintage trout fly reel RHW super usable:

Thomas Turner Fishing Antiques Established in the UK in 1838. The world's oldest retailer of vintage and modern classic fishing tackle. 

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DescriptionHardy Perfect 3 1/8" vintage trout fly reel RHW super usableMaker: Hardy Model: Perfect contracted ( narrow drum)Condition: Excellent Material: AlloyLength / Diameter: 3 1/8" across back plate Country of origin: England Ideal use: Trout Notes:A lovely reel made around 1908 with white handle, brass strapped rim tensioner, alloy straight foot with chip to one end, 1905 check mechanism, faceplate stamped with Hardy's central circular logo, contracted drum with milled nickel silver locking screw. No drum rock or play. A fine reel for the collector or to fish.The Hardy Perfect fly reel was introduced in 1892. It took three years of testing and research to bring it to perfection. Hardy fearlessly claimed it to “be the best reel made anywhere” doing this with full knowledge of all the reels manufactured on either side of the Atlantic. The  Perfect is one of the longest production reels in the world. The size range is comprehensive for both trout and salmon anglers with models from 2.5” in diameter to over 5” made to special order. The regulating check mechanism and running on ball bearings ensure it's almost frictionless. A narrow drum core allows increased line capacity over large barrel reels. We highly recommend the Perfect reel to any fly angler whether they use greenheart, bamboo/cane, fibreglass, or carbon rods. Check our listings for an ever-changing range of models and sizes and please contact us if you require further information.We aim to describe our items fully and document their condition accurately but please do read the listing carefully and view all of the images before buying. Should you need further help or information, contact us and we will do our best to provide the details you require.SKU M989N004Shipping

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