Vom Hofe, Edward - Model 423 Restigouche 2/0 Fly Reel

SKU: VFT5967

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For sale here is a classic Edward Vom Hofe Model 423 "Restigouche" Salmon fly reel in excellent overall condition. Size 2/0 - 3 3/8" diameter, spool width of 1 3/8" and weighs 10 1/2 oz. This reel carries the 1896 patent on the sliding oil cap. German silver safety bands and pair of double 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 offset reel foot is full length, unmolested, and includes a 2/0 marking on it and serial number R460 dating the reel to 1925. The reelcomes with what appears to be its original leather case in good condition, marked 2 0 on the back. The attached catalog scan is from 1928. You will not be disappointed!