Originally Posted by moucheur2003
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.