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VINTAGE HARDY PERFECT TROUT FLY FISHING REEL.
A good Hardy Perfect trout fly reel with ebonite handle, alloy foot, white agate line guide and rim tension screw. The face plate is marked THE 'PERFECT' 3 1/8'. The reel is in very good usable condition.
This model dates from the late 1970's through to the late 80's. The check is known as a compensating mechanism and was first used in the Lightweight series in the 1960's.