Bill Ballan Model 44 Fly Reel


A little Bill Ballan fly reel, his Leonard Model 44 replica. Favors right-hand wind, but it's subtle and could likely be used just fine as LHW as well. 2 1/2" diameter pillar to pillar with 3/4" spool width. The reel is in near mint condition with a few handling marks but no sign of fishing use. Black sideplates with a silver frame, spool, and foot. "Bill Ballan" and "Model 44" engraved in the faceplate. It would be perfect for lines up to a DT3. Comes in a suede zipper pouch.

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