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Old 05-05-2009, 09:53 AM
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Hi to all,

I found this wooden reel on a Japanese site. Very unusual and gorgeous. Made in Italy by Giorgio Dallari.

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Outstanding! I just don't have the rod for that one.
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That burled wood is beautiful. Some of the inlaid metal looks tough to do. Not that I would buy, but was a price listed?
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Frank: What a wonderful piece of work!

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Hi Jimmie, no price. It was a gift to someone who posted it on his web site. I need friends like that.

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Default Re: Italian Wooden Reel

Funny,I think a friend of mine has the same,his wife offered it to him for his 50th birthday some years ago,it's made of olive tree wood,a little gem!I think it's rather expensive about $1000
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Outstanding! I just don't have the rod for that one.

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Default Re: Italian Wooden Reel

Thats a reel I'd love to own, wouldnt use it, think not but then maybe, but thats a piece of craftmanship I would certainly look at every day.

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