Hardy Cascapedia 3/0 Salmon Fly Reel - 1930s


For sale here is a very fine and exceptionally rare original Hardy Cascapedia 3/0 salmon fly reel. This 3/0 size reel has a diameter of 3 5/8", with a 1 3/8" wide spool. Ebonite and nickel silver construction with 2.5 to 1 ratio gearing. Serpentine crank handle with counterbalance. Anti-foul rims, Double bridged foot. Triple drum pillars with two double rollers. Rear plate includes an eight-position tension adjuster and an inset medallion reading "The Cascapedia Size 3/0 Made by Hardy Bros. Ltd. Alnwick, Englandâ". Face plate inset with two medallions, one royal appointment and one blank. Comes with a non-Hardy leather reel case in excellent condition.

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