Perfection Fly Reel Co. / Jon Larrabee -- Restigouche 3/0 Salmon Reel


For sale here is a 3/0 salmon fly reel designed by Fred Balling of the Perfection Fly Reel and marketed through Bass Pro Shops. The production run ended up being approximately twenty reels. A fine effort and an extremely difficult reel to locate on the resale market. This particular reel comes from the estate of the master reel maker, Dr. Paul Hermann. It comes with a fine Arne Mason reel case. Mr. Jon Larrabee was also involved in limited design collaboration with Mr. Balling and ended up supplying one his stamped oil caps.

Left hand retrieve. 11.75 oz. The reel diameter is 3.75" and the pillar length is 1.55".

Classic seven-setting drag with a nice adjustable range. German Silver and Ebonite construction.


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