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Old 03-13-2013, 08:21 PM
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Default Re: What is the best trout fly reel ever made?

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Originally Posted by moucheur2003 View Post
It's a tie between the Hardy Lightweight series and the (English-made, not current) Orvis CFO series.

The Lightweights get the edge for sheer classic elegance, especially the older 2-screw line guard models.

The CFOs get the edge for utility, because they have a palming rim.
Mr. Moucher, you bring up a good point that I missed about the CFO's. The palming ring. I love that about that series.
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