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Hardy Perfect 3 1/8″ with agate line guard in box

Hardy Perfect 3 1/8″ with agate line guard in box£ 200.00 Sold Out

First made in 1890 the Hardy Perfect is, for most, the quintessential fly reel. Beloved of collectors and anglers alike it is the reel upon which Hardy built its fame and went through many iterations. This reel is from the Perfect’s classic alloy period and has a Duplicated Mark II check. With single handle, correct […]

Hardy Perfect 3 3/8″ with smoked agate line guard in box

Hardy Perfect 3 3/8″ with smoked agate line guard in box£ 250.00

First made in 1890 the Hardy Perfect is, for most, the quintessential fly reel. Beloved of collectors and anglers alike it is the reel upon which Hardy built its fame and went through many iterations. This reel is from the Perfect’s classic alloy period and has a Mark II check. With single handle, correct alloy […]

Hardy Perfect 3 5/8″ (1960’s)

Hardy Perfect 3 5/8″ (1960’s)£ 275.00 Sold Out

First made in 1890 the Hardy Perfect is, for most, the quintessential fly reel. Beloved of collectors and anglers alike it is the reel upon which Hardy built its fame and went through many iterations. With single handle, correct alloy foot, and rim mounted tension screw this reel is a great example from the 1960’s. […]

Hardy The Princess fly reel

Hardy The Princess fly reel£ 110.00

Made between 1951 and 2003 (this one dates to around 1970) The Princess was one of Hardy’s more successful later creations, part of its post-war “Lightweight” series – with concentric rows of ventilations to reduce weight, 2 screw finger latch, optional left or rhw and nickel silver U shape line guard. The example here is […]

Hardy Prince 7/8

Hardy Prince 7/8£ 100.00

Made between 1984 -1991 The Prince was noted for the introduction of a novel new check system (its in the drum arbor!) and for the new “twist” check mechanism located on the back plate. Well built reels that were popular accompaniments to the Hardy Graphite rods of the time. The example here is in great […]

Hardy St John 3 7/8ths in zip case

Hardy St John 3 7/8ths in zip case£ 195.00

The St. John, which was in production between 1923 and 1993 (this one dates to c. 1950s), was designed as a light salmon reel. With 2 screw latch fitting, ribbed brass foot (unfiled) and rim mounted tension adjuster, this was a robust reel that has found favour in recent years with anglers in both Canada […]

Hardy Perfect (1950’s) 3 5/8″ with white agate lineguard

Hardy Perfect (1950’s) 3 5/8″ with white agate lineguard£ 240.00

First made in 1890 the Hardy Perfect is, for most, the quintessential fly reel. Beloved of collectors and anglers alike it is the reel upon which Hardy built its fame and went through many iterations. With single handle, correct alloy foot, round circular stamped logo and rim mounted tension screw the reel dates from c. […]

Hardy Marquis #7

Hardy Marquis #7£ 35.00 Sold Out

This reel dates boast easy change from rhw to lhw, varied check mechanism, reveisble line guard and overlapping spool to enable hand braking of the reel. The example here, designed for #7 lines but can be used with #6 or #8, dates to the 1970’s. In great mechanical condition but with some loss of finish […]

Hardy Viscount 140 3.5″ (ND) fly reel

Hardy Viscount 140 3.5″ (ND) fly reel£ 35.00 Sold Out

Reel in good mechanical condition but with some paint loss (see photos) and missing plastic cover for spool nut. Adjustable drag, perforated drum, interchangeable alloy line guard and “castle” latch – this is the Mark 1 reel that dates to 1969-74. As always we will combine postage wherever possible – refunding any excess on receipt […]

Sharpes “The Gordon” 3.5″ Wide Drum salmon reel

Sharpes “The Gordon” 3.5″ Wide Drum salmon reel£ 45.00 Sold Out

In fabulous condition with only a few tiny chips to the paintwork this reel by Sharpes of Aberdeen has a constant check mechanism, perforated drum, cage construction and clear plastic handle. As always we will combine postage wherever possible – refunding any excess on receipt of your order.