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Old 02-28-2012, 10:50 AM
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Originally Posted by duckypaddler View Post
What makes the rod so special?

I know there is a big market for antique rods, but there must be something extra special to fetch such prices. I saw the KY manufacturer. Is it just super rare, or just such extraordinary engineering?

And thanks for the response about the anchor. I will be happy to pay you, and need to find a time I can head your way.

Thanks on advance
James Locke
This is considered to be one of the first modern reels. The Kentucky Reel paved the way for most of our modern-day reel designs. Also; these reels were made famous by the World's Fair and few famous fishing books back in the day.
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