Hardy Perfect Fly Reel 3 5/8"

For sale here is a 1950's era Hardy Perfect reel - size 3 5/8". Enamel finish is still in good condition with normal wear marks. Straight line lettering on winding plate. Gear teeth and pawls still very sharp. Central stud on spool instead of the later retaining screw. Ribbed brass foot is original and has not been filed. Ebonite handle in fine shape and spins freely, attached with brass pin and cup. Tension regulator works as intended throughout its range. No line burns, just some wear to the enamel finish where the line gets stripped.