Vom Hofe, Edward - Model 423 Restigouche 6/0 Fly Reel with Leather Case

SKU: VFT11540

Notify me when this product is available:

For sale here is a classic Edward Vom Hofe Model 423 "Restigouche" Salmon fly reel in excellent overall condition. The reel is right-hand retrieve. Size 6/0 - 4 1/4" diameter. This reel carries the 1896 patent date on the sliding oil cap. German silver safety bands and pair of roller bars. The reel has a strong adjustable drag and click. This reel has the seven detent arrowhead pointer drag feature with very bright red dot indicators. The reel was made in 1925 and includes the original serial-numbered german silver reel foot with all of the proper markings -- full-length and unfiled. The spool is aluminum. Slight line grooves by one pillar as shown in the photos. The reel comes with a leather case with a replacement strap.