For sale here is a 3 1/2" fly reel made by JW Young for Carter & Co. Pattern 10B. Nice leaded finish. Solid and tight fixed check. Gear teeth and pawl still retain their sharpness. Slight wobble and a small amount of spindle play. Full length smooth brass foot. Ivorine handle in fine condition and spins freely. Spool retaining screw in excellent shape. Also has some rim rash and a ding. Reel foot measures 2.7" and reel weighs 8.3 oz.
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