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Object Name Reel, Fishing
Catalog Number 1999.35.4
Creator Pflueger
Date ca. 1950
Material(s) Zinc/Cork/Steel/Copper/Nickel/Brass/Plastic;
Dimensions H-48 W-3.5 inches
Description This Pflueger Ecplise baitcasting fishing rod and reel has zinc/white metal handle with a cork grip and foregrip. The trigger is below screw ring on the inset reel seat. It has a nickel plated brass raised pillar multiplying reel with balanced crank with single ivory plastic grip. It is rivet construction, and has click and drag buttons on the tail plate. The rod is one piece of tapered, brown enameled, octagonal steel blade with two steel wire spiral guides, and a soldered zinc-plated copper tip guide.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
People Pflueger
Subjects Sporting goods
Sports equipment
Fishing & hunting gear
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS