For Sale: Leaded 3 3/4" Dingley Perfect wide drum. Reel is in top condition and ready to fish with no issues.
Super tight with no spool wobble.
Foot is original, unaltered, and 2 ½ to fit modern reel seats.
Handle turns freely. Tension adjustment works perfectly.
Significant amount of original leading still remaining. No chips, cracks, or dings.
Frame, foot, winding plate, and spool all marked with 2. Winding plate is marked Ogden Smiths of London and Exchequer.
Reel needed a new center screw, so Bill Archuleta replaced both the screw and the washer that sits below it.
This is a difficult reel to find, particularly in this condition and with a foot that can be used on modern rods. Ideal size for double handed rods in the 12 ½ 13 ½ range. $450 shipped and insured within CONUS using check, money order, or Paypal. PM or email at [email protected]
if interested. Thanks