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Hardy Featherweight 2 7/8″ – unused in box.

Hardy Featherweight 2 7/8″ – unused in box.£ 175.00 Sold Out

This modern Hardy reel weighs an incredible 3 3/8 oz – offered since 2009 and engineered to the high standards you would expect of the House of Hardy. The example here is unused in box, complete with all paperwork and neoprene pouch. Perfect accompaniment for a light brook rod. As always we will try and […]

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 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 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 […]

Youngs Condex 3.5″ fly reel (black)

Youngs Condex 3.5″ fly reel (black)£ 7.50 Sold Out

Made between 1949 – 1969 (this one dates to the mid 1950’s) the Condex is a simple, fixed check fly reel that is a great example of the proverbial “bomb proof” design! An incredibly popular reel that shows the great design skills of Ted Young – cage body construction, simplicity and simplicity. The example here […]

Leeda Rimfly

Leeda Rimfly£ 15.00

This British Made reel is one that so many of us learnt on – a real work horse of a reel, with adjustable check mechanism, removable perforated spool and cage construction. If you are new to fly fishing you can’t go far wrong with one of these! The example here has been well looked after […]

REDUCED Intrepid 3.5″ Fly reel in box

REDUCED Intrepid 3.5″ Fly reel in box£ 7.00

A simple, hard wearing reel that was around (in various guises) for so long its hard to remember when a version wasn’t for sale! This version is the Morritt’s incarnation – black paint finish (90%+ intact) – with constant check, and comes in its original red plastic “clam shell” box. Still cheap and cheerful – […]