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Object Name Reel, Fishing
Catalog Number 1999.35.10
Creator Daiwa
Date ca. 1975
Material(s) Plastic/Graphite/Aluminum;
Dimensions H-70.5 W-4 D-4 inches
Description This Daiwa baitcasting rod and reel has a black plastic handle with imitation alligator textured pistol grip and trigger. It has an inset reel seat and screw reel lock, a black plastic reel body with steamlined aluminum cover and spool, unbalanced crank with textured grip on the right, a push button line release designed for right or left retrieve, a stopper button above the crank, and adjustable drag above release button. The rod is black graphite comprised of two pieces with five guides, wrapped an epoxied, and one end ring. There is gold braid above fore grip.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
People Daiwa
Subjects Sporting goods
Sports equipment
Fishing & hunting gear
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS