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Ocean City Plymouth Vintage Fly Reel including Original box and Paperwork
The Automatic Fly Reel Has a Place on the Water
Mass whos ancestors operated the Colonial Manning Manse Tavern. The automatic fly fishing reels you will see most often today are the Martin and the Pflueger. Saltwater Fishing Filter Applied. Very collectible and built to last forever with proven pawl design and closed cage spool Brass foot is full length with a wave to the foot; the knob has a crack. He never told me how much he spent on it, but it's a great reel.
Has an anodized spool. It has jeweled end caps. It is faintly marked on the front plate. The clicker works fine. The Progress reel was produced from to with the frame of the device constructed in brass and the spool built from aluminum.
The outer sleeve to the box has been taped over as seen in the pictures. There is no paperwork. It is marked 40 on the bottom of the foot. Has hard rubber side plates and the click is nice and strong. This left hand reel you crank with the right hand.