Skeleton Bristol #65 fly reel, by the Horton Mfg. Co., Bristol, Conn. Please read the full description and view all 5 photos they are part of the description. the fly reel has a new Cabelas 5 wt. floating fly line, strong internal constant click, very little use. Size: 3 1/2” diameter, 7/8” wide spool, 2 1/2” unaltered reel foot, damage free black plastic knob, original black finish on cast alloy. See photos.
Reel was cleaned and oiled. NO damage to the spool, reel body or reel foot. NO cracks, not bent, well maintained. The fly line alone is valued at $45. Fresh to the market from a major collection of fly fishing reels, creels, wood nets, and leather fly wallets recently acquired at Drury House Antiques.
This is a very desirable reel, Light weight 4 oz reel, Not Restored but ready to use, would be suitable for a 3, 4 , or 5 weight fly rod.
At Drury House Antiques we are offering over 150 Antique and Vintage Framed and unframed Trout prints, Fishing Prints, Fly Fishing Rods, Bamboo and Fiberglass fly rods, 24 Fly Reels, Spare Fly Rod Tubes most are Orvis, 16 Creels, Leather Fly Wallets, Fly Boxes, Fishing Scales, Framed Flies, Larges selection of Mint unused Streamers. All Fly Fishing items are in pristine to mint condition, Also many Fresh & Salt Water Fishing Reels Many in original Boxes and some in unused condition. ALL ON SALE. Many of our Brass and Alloy Fly reels have been completely disassembled, cleaned in the ultrasonic cleaner, Polished on a professional buffing machine, Sealed with Lacquer, Reassembled, lubricated and tested. The same is true for my Bakelite Fly Reels except they are cleaned and polished by hand the waxed not sprayed with Lacquer. Many hours of labor go into each reel to make them this presentable. We can combine insured shipping on several orders when possible
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Bristol #65 Fly Fishing Reel with New Fly Line
$225 67% Off
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