American Reels

January 28, 2016

Zwarg Reels 19a

”O. Zwarg, Co. Inc-maker, St.Petersburg, FLA” marked model No. 300 handmade German silver and hard rubber salmon fly  reel. Designated the “Sageunay” by Otto Zwarg, Single […]
January 28, 2016

Zwarg Reels 19b

The back plate of size 6/0 reel.
September 8, 2012

Zwarg Reels 20

All five Otto Zwarg model No. 300 “Saguenay” single action reels in sizes 1/0, 2/0, 3/0, 4/0, 6/0.
September 6, 2012

Talbot Reels 1

An exceptionally rare pair of  “Wm. H. Talbot Reel  Co.-Nevada. Mo.” marked Ben Hur, handmade german silver and aluminium trout reels models No. 100 and No. […]
September 6, 2012

Talbot Reels 2

Model  No. 101 has a diameter of 2 ½ “ and 1’ wide spool . Model No. 100 has a diameter of 2 3/16” and 7/8” […]
September 6, 2012

Seamaster Reels 1

Seamaster Anti-reverse salt water fly reels. Tarpon “S” handle and twin handle grasps 4” diameter reel and first generation 3 ½ “ diameter reel with a […]
September 25, 2013

Seamaster Reels 1a

Extremely rare Seamaster Anti-reverse Tarpon salt water fly reel with straight red grasps, “S” shaped handle, 3 7/8” diameter, and “The Holy Grail of Spinning reels” […]
September 25, 2013

Seamaster Reels 1b

Another view of Seamaster Seamaster Anti-reverse Tarpon salt water fly reel with straight red grasps and Seamaster Spinning Reel
September 6, 2012

Seamaster Reels 2

Second generation Seamaster Anti-reverse fly reels.  Tarpon 4” diameter  and Salmon 3 ½” diameter (with solid four post  frame).