Dingley Fly Reel 3" - Westley Richards

For Sale - Vintage Dingley 3" Fly Reel made for Westley Richards

Stamped D5 and 9 inside the reel and stamped 5 on the reel foot. This excellent+ condition reel is RHW, includes a phosphor bronze line guide and comes with the early caliper check from the early 1920's. Un-filed original smooth brass reel foot with two screws. Slight line grooves in the brass line guide as shown in photo. Great condition ivorine handle and it spins freely. The reel has a slight wobble to it but certainly no major rub or other problems. No cracks/chips or prior repairs. Large majority of original leading remaining. An extremely fine reel to fish or collect.