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ARMY & NAVY CO-OP 4" SOLID BRASS SALMON FLY REEL C.1902
English made solid brass 4" diameter Salmon Fly Reel by Army & Navy Co-op 105 Victoria St., Westminister. Found with old braided line on it with a large 1 1/2" spool width! Has a nice ivorine handle knob. Reel click is strong on this single action reel. Displays super nice being over 100 years old! Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 17990Price $195.00
B.F. MEEK & SONS NO. 33 BLUE GRASS GS BAIT CASTER EX++
B.F. Meek & Sons Blue Grass No. 33 German Silver Bait Casting reel from Louisville, KY! Has click adjustment on rear side plate, thumb drag rest bar, knurled edges both rims, and a strong but smooth click. Brass arbor and ivorine handle grasp. Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18439Price $150.00
C. FARLOW & CO LTD. LONDON: 3 1/2" FLY REEL SPITFIRE FINISH!
This English made fly reel by C. Farlow & Co. Ltd. of London is 3 1/2" in diameter and a single action reel(no tension regulator). The back side plate bears the "Holdfast" "Hand & Fish" Trademark/logo. The finish has a bright spitfire type finish. Reel foot is a full length smooth brass design. Works great and appears to fish 5/6/7 wt. fly line. Found in a early 2 pc. reinforced cardboard box . Fish it or display it (displays really nicely). Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18736Price $110.00
C. FARLOW & CO. LTD. 3" FLY REEL SINGLE ACTION W/CLICK!
C. FARLOW & CO., LTD. of London, England 3" vintage Fly Reel with ventilated face and strong click mechanism! Single action, full unfiled foot, and black ebonite handle grasp. Fish or collect, reel works great! Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18732Price $89.00
ENGLISH KNOTTINGHAM 1890's: WALNUT/BRASS REEL!
Antique wooden (walnut) Nottingham fishing reel. Stamped on the back side brass spline "Made In England". Brass line guide, full foot, and wing nut spool release. The reel functions properly and has a strong click! Large arbor reel with 1 3/8" spool width. Slight crack visible at recess area of spool release but is hard to see and does not effect the performance or appearance of the reel at all. Most often this type of reel is purchased to collect and display and is rarely fished! We have kept the antique patina in place and have not attempted to polish the brass parts or oil the wood finish leaving those choices to the buyer. Please click on its image to see additional closeups including the separation we mentioned ( not as large as appears in photo).SKU 18737Price $125.00
HARDY 3 1/4" "SPECIAL PERFECT" FLY REEL RARE!!!
Rare Hardy Bros. Ltd., "Perfect" Special model (raised face plate) 3 1/4" English fly reel! This reel has the rim mounted drag adjustment screw, ribbed alloy reel foot, and ebonite handle knob. Reel is working fine! This reel is priced as shown and not $750. only because of the frame repair which had a minor hairline but was professionally restored by Bill Archuleta of Archuleta's Reel Works who is generally considered one of the finest reel repairman in the country (particularly on Hardy reels). It is smooth, solid and does not impact the reel or its ability to cast and retrieve line! This reel is a great find and a wonderful addition to any Hardy collection or to fish with. Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18681Price $450.00
HARDY BROS. "THE FLYWEIGHT" 2 1/2" FLY REEL W/SUEDE POUCH!
Vintage Hardy Bros. of England "The Flyweight" model fly fishing reel! This is the pre -1965 model made in England and having the two screw line guide with the registry number on the guide (after 1965 they no longer included the registry number on the line guide). It has a two screw spool release with lever, a full reel foot and an ebonite handle knob. This is a single action fly reel with an excellent click and can be changed to retrieve either left or right hand. It can cast 1-4 wt. line. Comes with a dark brown suede zipper reel pouch. This is a used fly reel in great mechanical condition and only showing minor rim rubs from honest use!SKU 18891Price $250.00
HARDY BROS.: "MARQUIS 8/9" FLY REEL + SPARE SPOOL!
Hardy Bros. of England Fly Reel, their model "Marquis 8/9" in its Hardy zipper reel pouch and with a spare spool in cloth pouch! Excellent condition reel (looks almost unused)! Loaded with backing only. Rear drag adjustment, single screw line guard, full length smooth alloy reel foot, two screw spool release and ebonite handle knob. Currently RHW. Reel comes in a Hardy zipper reel pouch. The spare spool is overall excellent too! Please click on their image to see additional closeups!SKU 18762Price $200.00
HARDY BROS.: "ST. AIDAN" 3-3/4" FLY REEL W/REEL POUCH & W/SPARE SPOOL!
Hardy Bros. of England "St. Aidan" 3 3/4" fly reel in its Hardy zipper reel pouch!. There is also a spare spool in a cloth sack in what appears to be unused! The reel is in excellent working condition and looks great as well, just a few tiny rubs. Reel has rim mounted tension regulator, two screw silver line guide (adj. for rwh or lwh) currently left hand retrieve, full length smooth alloy foot, and two screw/lever spool release. Spare spool comes with a fabric pouch. Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18760Price $349.00
HARDY BROS.: "THE PERFECT" 3 3/8" FLY REEL W/AGATE GUIDE & SPARE SPOOL!
Hardy Bros. of England fly fishing reel "The Perfect" 3 3/8". Set for RHW. Carries 6/7/8 line. Excellent condition coming in a black zipper reel pouch. It has a rim mounted tension regulator, full smooth alloy foot, reddish round line guide (ceramic?), and a unused spare spool with a cloth pouch. Reel has backing line on it only. Both reel & spool ready for new line to fish or display! Please click on their images to see additional closeups!SKU 18758Price $359.00
HARDY BROS.: "THE PERFECT" 3-3/8" FLY REEL W/AGATE GUIDE & ZIPPER REEL POUCH!
Hardy Bros. Ltd. of England fly reel "The Perfect" with a 3-3/8" diameter. This reel is in overall excellent condition! It has a rim mounted brass tension regulator, full length smooth alloy foot and a beautiful agate line guide (RHW). The reel is loaded with backing only and comes in its original zipper Hardy reel pouch! Strong click! Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18479Price $259.00
HARDY BROS.: "THE PRINCESS" 3-1/2" FLY REEL W/ SINGLE SCREW LINE GUARD & POUCH!
Beautiful condition "The Princess" fly reel by Hardy Bros. Ltd of England. It is a 3 1/2" reel with a rim mounted drag adjustment, two screw lever spool release, and the early single screw line guard. Ebony handle knob and smooth aluminum foot. Found with a small amount of dacron backing on the spool. Comes with its zipper pouch! No scratches, no damage! Minor rim rubs. Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 17559Price $350.00
HARDY BROS.: "THE ST. AIDAN FLY" REEL IN ZIPPER REEL POUCH, NEAR MINT !
It is their 3 3/4" - "The St. Aidan". It has 2 screw/lever spool release, single screw line guard, rim mounted drag adjustment and smooth alloy foot. It comes with a Hardy Bros. zipper reel pouch loaded with some fly line as found. Obviously purchased and put away as it appears to have never been fished so would be considered near mint. It is currently set up for a "right hand retrieve". Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18590Price $259.00
HARDY BROS.: "UNIQUA" 4" SALMON FLY REEL - RARE!
Hardy Uniqua wide drum reel, diameter 4". RHW. MKII check. It's in excellent shape, both cosmetically and mechanically. No line grooves. The original ebonite handle spins freely as it should. Single action reel with no tension adjustment (the rim regulator was an option). Gear teeth and pawls are in great shape with very sharp points. Frame has coin like edges. Reel weighs 12.4 oz. Original ribbed brass reel foot (straight and full-length). Spool width is 1 3/16". No wobble or end play . Telephone latch functions as it should. No signs of repair whatsoever on this reel. Bench stamped inside frame "TW" for Thomas Wilkinson. Hard to find in this condition! Loaded only with existing backing on the reel. Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18788Price $450.00
HARDY BROS.: MARQUIS #6 FLY REEL W/ZIPPER REEL POUCH!
Hardy Bros. LTD. of England fly reel. It is the Marquis #6. It has a ebonite handle knob, two screw/lever spool release, single screw line guard, and smooth alloy foot! Excellent working condition! Cosmetically front rims show mottling but not pitted or rough. Drag adjustment on back side plate. Comes with Hardy zipper reel pouch! Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18588Price $195.00
HARDY BROS.: THE "ST.GEORGE" 3-3/4" MK2 FLY REEL W/AGATE LINE GUARD
HARDY BROS LTD. model The St. George 3-3/4" Mk2 Fly Reel. Has agate line guard in great shape, two screw spool release, double check, and strong click. Reel loaded with backing and ready to receive fly line! Mechanically fine, cosmetic wear to finish at rims and front & back faceplates. Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18751Price $150.00
HARDY BROS.: "GOLDEN ST AIDAN" FLY REEL W/ZIPPER POUCH!
Scarce Hardy Bros. Ltd., "Golden St Aidan" 3 3/4" Fly Reel for 7/8/9 wt. rated lines. Two screw latch. Reversible one-screw nickel silver line guard. The reel can be setup for RHW or LHW with the flip of a pawl. The smooth brass foot is unaltered. Minor surface wear and excellent overall condition. Has backing loaded on it only. Comes with a Hardy zipper reel pouch! Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18756Price $298.00
HARDY BROS.: "LONGSTONE" 4-1/2" MOOCHING/TROLLING REEL W/POUCH - RARE!
4-1/2" Hardy Longstone trolling reel - this was made of anti-corrosive alloy for use in salt water. It was advertised for casting, trolling and general river or sea work but mainly used for trolling. Hardy Bros. made the Longstone in different sizes and design from 1923 to 1959. This is a 50's era model. This 4 1/2" model is a solid face Longstone with twin black handles smooth alloy foot and Bickerdyke style lineguard. Comes with a Hardy Bros. zipper reel case! It is in excellent mechanical condition and cosmetically excellent showing just a few finish rubs at rim and back side plate. Overall a beauty! Drag adjustment on rear side plate too. Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18571Price $250.00
HARDY BROS.: "LRH LIGHTWEIGHT" 3-1/8 FLY REEL W/ REEL POUCH!
This is a Hardy Bros. model fly reel the "LRH Lightweight" in its zipper reel pouch! Approximately 3-1/8" diameter. Has a single screw line guard with a double check click system that is reversible to fish left or right handed (currently right hand retrieve). Mechanically strong click, no wobble, etc. Cosmetically shows some finish rubs particularly at the rims but still shows fine! Loaded with backing only and ready to receive your favorite fly line (rated for 3/4/5). Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18755Price $165.00
HARDY BROS.: "ST. GEORGE" 3-3/4" FLY REEL IN HARDY BOX!
This Hardy Bros. St. George 3 3/4" Fly Reel is in unused mint condition (no damage, no rubs, line never been on it). It comes in a red/cream colored box marked for the reel and showing minor wear from protecting this reel all these years! The reel has a flawless agate line guide, full smooth reel foot, brass rim tension regular adjustment, and proper revolving ebonite handle knob. Two screw/lever spool release. Double check system. They don't get much better then this condition. Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18787Price $359.00
HARDY BROS.: "ST. GEORGE" 3-3/8" FLY REEL 3-SCREW VL&A CHICAGO W/FABRIC POUCH!
Vintage 3-Screw Model "St. George" marked 3 3/8" and made for VL&A of Chicago by Hardy Bros. Ltd. of England. The reel is in overall excellent condition featuring a agate line guide, knurled edge 3 screw spool release, and smooth brass foot (full size no cuts or filing). Has the famous Hardy rim mounted brass drag adjustment screw. Reel has backing on it only. Use or collect this is a great reel and these 3-screw models are getting tougher to find. Please click on its image to see adjustable closeups!SKU 18786Price $450.00
HARDY BROS.: "THE HUSKY" 3-3/8" DIA. WIDE ARBOR FLY REEL W/ZIPPER POUCH!EX++1
Hardy Bros.Ltd Fly Reel with brass ribbed reel foot. Right hand retrieve. Silent adjustable check. The Husky was part of Hardy's Lightweight Series of reels. This was one of two wide drum Lightweight models made in the mid to late 1960s, the Zenith being the other. Both were 3-3/8" diameter. 1-1/8" spool width. The reel weighs 7.85 oz. Capacity is up to a WF9 plus 200 yards of 20# backing. Currently this reel is loaded only with backing. Beautiful condition! Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18754Price $250.00
HARDY BROS.: "THE HUSKY" 3-3/8" LG. ARBOR FLY REEL EX!
This is a Hardy Bros. of England "The Husky" Fly Reel c.1964-69. Silent Wind Model with right hand retrieve, and in excellent Condition except for some minor scuffs.This reel has seen very little use. Exceptional vintage reel for Salmon,Steelhead or Spey casting. Rare to find in such fine condition. Has a 3-3/8" diameter, ribbed brass reel foot (full length), two screw line guard, and a two screw/lever spool release. Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18596Price $250.00
HARDY BROS.: "THE PERFECT" 3-7/8" NARROW DRUM W/ZIPPER REEL POUCH!
Hardy "The Perfect" 3-7/8" diameter fly reel made in England. Larger reel for steelhead and salmon. Narrow drum. No line guard model, but with a rim mounted tension regulator screw. Full length ribbed brass reel foot. Ebonite handle knob. All appropriate lettering on faceplates legible! No chips, cracks or breaks. Finish wear from honest use both front & back but mechanically solid! Nice smooth click! Single check currently. Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18753Price $289.00
HARDY BROS.: "VISCOUNT 130" FLY REEL W/FABRIC POUCH W/SPARE SPL IN BOX!
Hardy Viscount 130 fly reel with a spare spool. Reel comes with a fabric pouch and spare spool comes in its original box! Reel has backing and ready to load line and fish or collect! Reel diameter approximately 3 1/4" with a single screw line guard (can be reversed for right or left hand casting). Rear mounted drag adjustment. Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18691Price $89.00
J.A.COXE LEVEL WIND BAIT CASTING REEL NO.95-C EX+++!
J.A. Coxe No.95-C Bait Casting/Level Wind vintage fishing reel in almost unused condition! Aluminum foot, untouched arbor, click adjustment, drag adjustment, and both end caps knurled/coin edge! Original black finish with minute rubs at rim edges. Reel is working great too. Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18443Price $39.00
JACKSON CARDINAL: YELLOWSTONE GRIZZLY 5/6 FLY REEL
"No Matter what size fish, the Yellowstone Grizzly Mid Arbor is ideal preparation. Offering perfect balance between performance and tradition, the custom profile mid arbor design minimizes line curl and increases line retrieval compared to standard arbor reels. Hardened Anodized finish in gunsmoke grey, green, gold and black. Centerline disc drag and one way clutch bearing. Easy adjustment range from free spool to dead stop-for total control. Glass composite drag surfaces provide cork feel and excellent tippet protection. Easy to grab drag knob. Non-slip handle. machined from aircraft grade aluminum. Extremely durable and lightweight. corrosion resistant low maintenance, stainless steel gearing. saltwater-proof scratch resistant hard anodized finish Reel is easily switched from right to left hand retrieve." This reel has minimal edge wear and the reel is loaded with BACKING MATERIAL! Ready to load your fly line and start fishing! Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18731Price $79.00
JULES VOM HOFE "QUADRUPLE" BAITCASTER C. 1900
Jules Vom Hofe "Quadruple" model Kentucky style Bait Casting Reel. This reel features the Kentucky style click adjustment! The end caps are knurled, the reel foot full length with the trademark hole drilled in it, and a counterbalanced handle! The rim edges are coin like and the arbor is solid brass. Reel has 2" diameter and a spool width of 1 1/4" approximately. The click adjustment on the back side operates the on/off click. The raised front housing houses the multiplier gears. The front face hard rubber click operates the "free spool". Just needs some oil ( a little squeaky) otherwise appears to work but we would add to any Vom Hofe collection! Please click on its image to see additional images!SKU 16844Price $119.00
LAMSON: LP-3 FLY REEL 3-1/4" W/SPARE SPOOL & DBL.REEL POUCH!
Lamson LP-3 Fly Reel with a spare spool and a double suede zipper reel pouch to carry them! They both are in excellent condition and both are loaded with backing material only. Handles 6/7/8/9 wt. lines. Drag adjustment on rear sideplate. Reel can be used in either fresh or salt water per original manufacture specs. 3-3/8" diameter. Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18741Price $100.00
LANGLEY "STREAMLITE" MODEL 310 KC BAIT CASTER UNUSED?
Langley "Streamlite" Model 310 KC baitcasting fishing reel! This reel appears unfished. It has no damage, no major scratches, bright & shiny, and the cork arbor is untouched with line! This level wind reel is a beauty! All screw heads are perfect. Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18887Price $39.00
MARRYAT: MR 8A FLY REEL W/SPARE SPOOL!
Marryat MR8 A Fly Reel with a spare spool. Anodized gold finish. Rated for 5-7 wt. line. Reel has 3" diameter. Serial No. 014931. Both reel & spool appear to be in excellent condition with both items loaded with backing. Some minor surface scratches on rear plate. One of the highest quality fly reels produced in Japan for the American Fly Shops! Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18744Price $189.00
MEISELLBACH BROS. NO.270 "FEATHERLIGHT" RP FLY REEL W/POUCH!
Meisellbach Bros. No. 270 raised pillar "Featherlight" Fly Reel in nickle finish! This fly reel is a used reel but still works and displays fine! It is an early skeleton style reel with a pillared arbor as well. It had a 2 1/4" spool and a 3/4" width. It was made from 1895 TO 1919. The click on/off is mounted on the back side of the reel and is working. The bottom of the reel foot is stamped "No. 270" and the Patent date is marked on the back brace as well. Definitely finish wear but displays nicely and nice addition to any American fly reel collection (Meisellbach was located in Newark, N.J. when this reel was produced). Please click on its image to see additional closeups! Comes in a maroon reel sack.SKU 18893Price $59.00
MONTAGUE RAPIDAN (UNMARKED) SKELETON 100YD FLY REEL!
MONTAGUE "RAPIDAN" skeleton fly fishing reel! This skeleton style fly reel is unmarked except for its line capaicty of 100 yds which is stamped on the bottom of the reel foot (100). Nice ivorine handle grasp, pillared arbor, all aluminum frame & spool, and a click adjustment on the back side. The click is strong and in great condition. Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18100Price $89.00
ORVIS "DXR 7/8" FLY REEL W/ZIPPER REEL POUCH!
Orvis Fly Reel in basically unused condition (no rubs, scratches, damage)! It is a DXR 7/8 rated for 7 and 8 wt. fly line making it a great steelhead or salmon reel. It was also designed to be used in salt water! This is a 3 3/8" diameter reel approximately with a spool width of 7/8". Currently it is loaded with backing only as found. Comes in a Orvis leather/fabric zipper reel case! Can be set for left or right hand retrieve. Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18683Price $139.00
ORVIS" CFO III DISC. FLY REEL W/ZIPPER REEL POUCH!
Excellent condition mechanically & cosmetically Orvis CFO III Disc Fly Fishing Reel in its leather & cloth zipper reel pouch! Reel is 2 15/16 in diameter with a full length reel foot, two screw spool release, two screw line guard (double sided so already set for either rhw or lhw), and rear mounted drag adjustment. Reel appears very clean and loaded with backing material only. Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18686Price $250.00
ORVIS: "DXR 5/6" BIG GAME FLY REEL IN ZIPPER POUCH W/MANUAL!
Near Mint Condition Orvis DXR 5/6 Fly Fishing Reel loaded with line and coming in its original Orvis zipper pouch with original Orvis reel manual! Diameter of side plates approximately 3". This is a Disc Drag, Big Game Fly Reel that was designed by Orvis and made in the USA by a precision machine shop! It is corrosion resistant and can be converted to retrieve left or right handed. Super smooth drag system. PLEASE CLICK ON ITS IMAGE TO SEE ADDITIONAL CLOSEUPS!SKU 18256Price $179.00
ORVIS: "DXR 9/10" 3-3/4" W/ORVIS REEL POUCH UNUSED!!
Orvis Fly Reel designed for Salt Water & Fresh the DXR 9/10 model having a 3-3/4" diameter and 1" spool width! Rated for 9 & 10 wt. fly line this fly reel has a very nice drag adjustment on rear sideplate. Beautiful condition mechanically and cosmetically! Reel looks new unused. Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18738Price $130.00
ORVIS: BATTENKILL 7/8 DISC FLY REEL W/ORVIS ZIPPER POUCH!
Orvis Battenkill Fly Reel designed to carry 7 to 8 wt. fly line made in England for Orvis! Comes in a Orvis zipper pouch. Reel has drag adjustment and double sided line guard to enable retrieve either left or right handed. Looks about new almost. Designed for steelhead and large trout. Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18743Price $79.00
ORVIS: BATTENKILL 8/9 DISC FLY REEL W/ZIPPER REEL POUCH!
Orvis Battenkill 8/9 Disc Fly Reel coming with a Orvis leather/fabric zipper reel pouch! It is a 3-3/8" diameter reel and found loaded with proper backing material. It has a mounted drag adjustment on the back sideplate. It has a two sided line guide so you can have right or left hand wind. Reel is in excellent condition with minor edge wear at rims only. Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18564Price $89.00
PACHNER & KOLLER (P&K) LITEWEIGHT FLY REEL #R-101 W/BOX!
Rare P&K No. R-101 "Liteweight Fly Reel" in its original box with label! The illustrated paper in the box states "Pat. App. For" and the reel appears to never have been used! This 3" diameter fly reel has a ventilated face plate front and back and is encased in a heavy wire frame. The reel handle knob appears ivorine in color and finish. This was a single action, silent, ventilated fly reel. Back plate medallion is inscribed "P&K (w/leaping trout) No. 101, and Pat. Pend." Unusual interesting to say the least! Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 17832Price $79.00
R. ANDERSON & SONS LTD., EDINBURGH 3" FLY REEL C.1900
R. Anderson & Sons Ltd. c.1900 3" single action fly reel from Edinburgh, Scotland. Beautiful ivorine handle knob, script engraved lettering, full brass foot and strong click! Similar in design to the Hardy Uniqua and the Meisellbach Rainbow fly reels. This antique reel displays very nicely and has a great "pewter" like patina! Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18028Price $110.00
REDDINGTON: AL 13/14 BIG GAME FLY REEL W/POUCH &SPARE SPOOL W/POUCH!
Reddington Big Game Deep Sea Fly Reel with its original velcro pouch and coming with a spare spool and its pouch too! Loaded with fly line, barely used, it appears near mint. Designed to carry 13 to 14 weight fly line! Wide arbor and with a diameter of 4-1/2". Excellent performing reel and cosmetically perfect! Ventilated spool and face plates with a wide arbor. Drag adjustment rear center. Please click on its image for additional closeups!SKU 17879Price $125.00
REDDINGTON: AL 9/10 BIG GAME FLY REEL W/POUCHES & SPARE SPOOL!
Reddington AL 9/10 Big Game Fly Reel with its original velcro pouch and coming with a spare spool and its pouch too! Loaded with fly line, barely used, it appears near mint. Designed to carry 9 to 10 weight fly line! Wide arbor and with a diameter of 3-3/4". Excellent performing reel and cosmetically perfect! Ventilated spool and face plates with a wide arbor. Please click on its image for additional closeups!SKU 17878Price $125.00
ROSS REELS: "CLA-3" FLY REEL MINT IN BOX W/POUCH UNUSED!
This CLA-3 Ross Fly Reel is rated for 5-7 wt. line. It is mint in its box unused! Also has its original neoprene pouch within box. This reel has a spool width of 1" and a diameter of 3-1/2". Weighs 5.5 ozs. This is what Ross Reels had to say about this series: "The CLA has set the standard for affordable large arbor fly reels by incorporating a superior drag mechanism that is extraordinarily smooth, heat resistant and provides incredible stopping power. While it may be offered at a reasonable price, this is by no means a budget "compromise" reel as no options have been overlooked. The series is fully machined out of a proprietary aluminum alloy, fully anodized for protection and built to take the type of abuse applied to a reel that is used every day of the season."SKU 18682Price $169.00
ROSS REELS: "GUNNISON G-3" FLY REEL + TWO G-3 SPARE SPOOLS!
Ross Reels Fly Reel, their model The Gunnison G-3. This is an early pre 1997 model in excellent condition coming with two additional spare spools with even earlier design but all are interchangeable and work great! There is backing on the reel and the spare spools! Excellent mechanical condition and cosmetically very clean too. Please click on its image to see additional closeups! Factory Line Capacities: DT5+140 DT6+100 WF5+170 WF6+160 WF7+150SKU 18733Price $198.00
SAGE 506 - BY HARDY BROS. OF ENGLAND W/FELT REEL POUCH!
Excellent condition both mechanically and cosmetically Sage No. 506 Fly Reel! Made by the Hardy Bros. Ltd. of England exclusively for the Sage Co. It is serial No. 0274. They were fashioned internally similar to the Hardy Perfect fly reel. No longer in production the 500 series of Sage Fly Reels have become quite sought after both to fish and collect! This series was produced in different line weights and in this case the 506 was designated for generally 5/6/7 line weights....great trout reel! They can be set up to retrieve either right or left hand and we can provide a copy of factory direction to do so. The line guard is a single screw and the spool release is a two screw lever style like most Hardy made reel. it comes with a felt reel pouch. Please click on its image to see additional closeups. *** We have a spare spool available for sale for the 506 reel currently see listing under Reel category.SKU 18567Price $350.00
SAGE MODEL 108M - MADE IN REDDITCH ENGLAND, UNUSED, W/FABRIC POUCH!
Unused/mint condition Sage Fly Reel made in Redditch, England for Sage. This is a 7/8/9 rated line wt. reel. Never had line on it (new old stock). Approximately 3 1/2" in diameter. Rim mounted drag adjustment. This single action fly reel is ready to load line on and fish! Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18690Price $110.00
SCIENTIFIC ANGLERS (MADE IN ENGLAND) SYSTEM 2 MODEL 89-L FLY REEL IN BOX!!
Scientific Anglers System 2L No. 89-L Fly Reel unused in its box w/papers! Reel requires no lubricant on disc & pads! This reel carries 180 yds 20# backing with WF-9-F fly line. Can use 8/9/10 wt. line. Made in England. This reel has a 3 1/4" diameter and a 1" spool width. Ready to go fishing for those Bull Trout, Steelhead, & Salmon! Comes right hand wind but can easily be converted to left hand wind. Please click on its image to see additional imagesSKU 18026Price $69.00
SCIENTIFIC ANGLERS BIG GAME SYSTEM TWO 8/9 FLY REEL W/SPARE SPOOL MADE IN ENGLAND & ZIPPER SUEDE POUCH!
Scientific Anglers Heavy Duty System Two for 8/9 Fly Reel made in England including the spare spool for it! Both reel and spool come in a double stack suede zipper reel pouch. Great for steelhead and salmon! Drag adjustment on back sideplate. Approximate 3 3/4" diameter with about 1" arbor. Reel & spare spool both loaded with line & backing as found.Reel working fine! Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18734Price $125.00
SCIENTIFIC ANGLERS SYSTEM 1 FOR 4/5/6 FLY REEL W/XTRA SPOOL!
Nice Scientific Anglers Systems 1 Fly Reel marked 4/5/6 for the line weight it can carry. Reel was found loaded with fly line in a zipper pouch. Spare spool was found with backing only on it ready to receive any of those 3 line weights to fish with! Designed after Hardy's Marquis fly reel this System series has become a very reasonable "work horse" for a great fly reel! Diameter of sideplate 3 1/4". Has rear mounted drag system adjustment and two screw/lever spool release mechanism.SKU 18750Price $69.95
SCIENTIFIC ANGLERS SYSTEM ONE FLY REEL AND SPARE SPOOL MODEL "456"
Scientific Anglers Fly Reel model "System One 456" in excellent condition. As it names implies it is rated for 4/5/6 wt. fly lines! Single screw line guard is reversible so can be changed to fish either lhw or rhw. Drag adjustment on rear side plate. Strong click, full reel foot, two screw spool release, and ebonite revolving handle knob as it should be. Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18611Price $98.00
SHAKESPEARE "TOURNAMENT FREESPOOL" NO.1740 HE
Shakespeare "Tournament Freespool" No. 1740, model HE fishing reel in excellent plus condition! Has large balsa arbor and jeweled end caps. This reel was designed specifically for tournament casting. Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18371Price $125.00
UNION HARDWARE NO. 7169" UNION FLY REEL" W/LABELED MAROON BOX EX!!
Union Hardware of Torrington, CT 1930's diamond ventilated fly reel in its original maroon box! It is their model No. 7169 as correctly labeled on the front of its box! It is all black with an ivorine handle knob and diamond cutouts for ventilation. It is a single action with a perpetual click and an approximately 2 7/8" diameter. Great display piece or use on a vintage appropriate sized bamboo fly rod. Please click on its image for additional closeups!SKU 18040Price $69.00
WALTCO NY-O-LITE SPINNING REEL C.1956 MAROON/WHT.
Waltco Ny-O-Lite Spinning Reel made by the Waltco Co. of Chicago, Illinois in 1956. It was made from Dupont nylon initially as a gimmick to promote nylon in product. The only metal on this reel is the bail, screws, and the main shaft. This one is still working and is in a two tone color of maroon & white nylon. These reels were produced in one, two, and even three color combos. It turned out to be a very popular reel in its day. Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18029Price $25.00
WALTCO NY-O-LITE SPINNING REEL SCARCE COLOR COMBO!
Waltco Ny-O-Lite Spinning Reel made by the Waltco Co. of Chicago, Illinois in 1956. It was made from Dupont nylon initially as a gimmick to promote nylon in product. The only metal on this reel is the bail, screws, and the main shaft. This one is still working and is in a tougher color of dark navy/gold/white. These reels were produced in one, two, and even three color combos. It turned out to be a very popular reel in its day. Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18366Price $35.00
WRIGHT & McGILL MODEL EC-12 3 1/2" TWO/SCREW FLY FISHING REEL
Wright & McGill produced this fly reel to be a reasonable priced version of the Hardy Bros. Princess model fly reel. It is 3 1/2" diameter reel with ventilated face, two screw line guard, two screw/lever spool release, rim mounted drag adjustment and ebonite handle knob. This is a narrow drum reel set up for right hand retrieve. This was made in Japan originally for W&M and has a really nice two tone finish. Reel is also in great working condition! Please click on its image to see additional closeups!SKU 18027Price $49.00