3 1/8” EDWARD VOM HOFE No. 504 TOBIQUE 1/0 Multiplier. RHW. Serial No. K77 [1940’s.] 7 1/2 oz. Cap. WF-7 + 100 yd.

3 1/8” EDWARD VOM HOFE No. 504 TOBIQUE 1/0 Multiplier. RHW. Serial No. K77 [1940’s.] 7 1/2 oz. Cap. WF-7 + 100 yd.

By: VOM HOFE, EDWARD

Price: $3,800.00

Quantity: 1 available

Condition: Fine


R-190187. 3 1/8” EDWARD VOM HOFE No. 504 TOBIQUE 1/0 Multiplier. RHW. Serial No. K77 [1940’s.] 7 1/2 oz. Cap. WF-7 + 100 yd. Spool width 1 3/16 in.; Hard rubber side plates with rolled-over nickel-silver rims; Nickel-silver pillars & Nickel-silver S-shaped handle; Black knob with counterbalance; Roller bars front & back; Aluminum reel spool with bronze center stem; Aluminum foot marked: “504 / 1/0 / K77” [Foot measures 2 5/8 in.]; 5-position drag adjustment on back plate; back-sliding click on back plate; Oil port marked: “Edw. vom Hofe / NY/ Pat. July 14.96” [Used from 1896-1941]. Tobin bronze bearings & hand-cut screws. In Crown Royal bag. [Cat. 2019.] R-1900187 acnt. --- The 1/0 No. 504 Tobique was introduced in 1928, and is an uncommon model. This is in exceptional condition for a 80+ year-old reel. The hard rubber has a few miniscule surface scratches with no chips, cracks, or hairlines; the face plate rubber is blemish free. The reel foot is full length and unaltered. The screw heads appear fine, but many show some use under magnification. The 5-position drag works well over its full range. An exceptional reel for fishing or display. Fine. $3800

Title: 3 1/8” EDWARD VOM HOFE No. 504 TOBIQUE 1/0 Multiplier. RHW. Serial No. K77 [1940’s.] 7 1/2 oz. Cap. WF-7 + 100 yd.

Author / Maker: VOM HOFE, EDWARD

Categories: FLY REELS ANTIQUE & CHARACTER, FLY REELS MODERN & CLASSIC,

Condition: Fine

Seller ID: R-190187.

Keywords: Exceptional EVH Reel