Hardy Silex Tournament HM multiplier casting reel & box, stunning very rare For Sale

Hardy Silex Tournament HM multiplier casting reel & box, stunning very rare

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Hardy Silex Tournament HM multiplier casting reel & box, stunning very rare:

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 Silex Tournament HM multiplier casting reel & box, stunning very rareExtremely rare Hardy Tournament HM series multiplying reel, we understand there were only a handful made. This model in 3 1/8” diameter is fitted with an offset counterbalanced crank winding arm, free spool lever, Duplex type over run wire brake, and additional graduated adjustable brake lever control. The correct 75mm ribbed brass foot is stamped "Patent No 272409" and to the reverse "HM8." The reel has an overall width of 1 ¾” and retains virtually all the original black lead finish. It comes with a spare brake operating rod and the correct original green base-lined mahogany box, stamped "HM8" to the lid, with original leather strap and buckle. This is a superb collector’s item, probably one of the rarest Hardy reels in the world. The handle and brake lever have to be removed to fit in the box.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 TSB25Shipping

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