Dutch Reels "Wilderness River" Fly Reel

For sale here is a Dutch Reels "Wilderness River" limited edition fly reel in near mint condition (one ding on the frame edge likely from a drop). Made in Holland. Serial no. 34 of 75 reels made. Left hand retrieve. The spool detaches by pushing through from the back, a hidden O-ring on the bearing case holds the spool in place. It has a purring click with a powerful adjustable drag.

The Wilderness River is meant to be used in combination with fly lines in line weights #5, 6 and 7. It is the standard fly reel for use on trout reservoirs, the large lakes of Ireland and the UK, for sea running brown trout and carp. Official backing capacity is up to a #7 line and 110 yards of 20lb backing. Weight 5 1/2 oz. The spool and body are hard anodised aluminium, the reel foot is solid titanium, and other parts are stainless; little risk of corrosion.

Comes with original box, papers, and neoprene pouch.

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