For sale here is a 3 3/8" Hardy Perfect with 1917 check. Full length and unaltered smooth alloy foot. The ivory handle spins freely. Rim tensioner works perfectly. No cracks or corrosion. No line burns. The majority of the reel's original leaded finish remains. It appears a replacement brass cup for the handle was made at some point. Mechanically, the reel remains in excellent condition with a limited amount of spool/spindle play. The reel weighs 6 1/8 ounces and the reel foot is 3 inches in length.
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