2 7/8“ HARDY PERFECT. Agate LG; RH; Cap. WF-4 + 50 yd. 6 oz. Dupl. Mk II Check with spares; Ribbed brass foot 2 5/8 in. long; Ebonite Knob; Circular writing:Circa late 1930’s; Abercrombie & Fitch writing on face plate; Leaded finish; In later HARDY Zip Plastic Case.

By: HARDY

Price: $795.00

Quantity: 1 available


R 180130. 2 7/8“ HARDY PERFECT. Agate LG; RH; Cap. WF-4 + 50 yd. 6 oz. Dupl. Mk II Check with spares; Ribbed brass foot 2 5/8 in. long; Ebonite Knob; Circular writing: “The Perfect Fly Reel” in circle around hub; “Made by/ Hardy Bros. Ltd./ Alnwick, England”; / “Pat. Nos. 24245 & 9281/ Duplicated Mark II” / Size 2 7/8 “/ Abercrombie & Fitch Co./ New York”; Professionally incised initials: “R.B.D.” on face plate; 3 brass pins & brass nub in center of face plate; Circa late 1930’s; Leaded finish; In later HARDY Zip Plastic Case..[Cat. 2018] R 180130 frt. – The Abercrombie & Fitch writing on the face plate is unusual; it is normally found on an internal plate. The 2 7/8” Perfect was not offered after 1955 except for the 2013 wide spool reissue. This reel has an unknown DT-4F line + backing. Finish uniformly worn to a very nice patina on this 1930’s reel. Very tight & fine mechanically. Very Good. $795

Title: 2 7/8“ HARDY PERFECT. Agate LG; RH; Cap. WF-4 + 50 yd. 6 oz. Dupl. Mk II Check with spares; Ribbed brass foot 2 5/8 in. long; Ebonite Knob; Circular writing:Circa late 1930’s; Abercrombie & Fitch writing on face plate; Leaded finish; In later HARDY Zip Plastic Case.

Author / Maker: HARDY

Categories: FLY REELS MODERN & CLASSIC, FLY REELS HARDY USED,

Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: R 180130

Keywords: Abercrombie & Fitch Hardy Reel; Hardy Perfect Reel,