Author Archives: Ted Evans

Hardy 3 inch Wide Drum Perfect.

This article begins with an extremely rare version of the 3” wide drum Perfect, It is fitted with Hardy’s Patent revolving Line guide. As far as we know this line guide was never catalogued or offered for the 3” wide drum … Continue reading






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Hardy Tapered Spindle Reels

It is well known that from the early years when Hardys began the manufacture of fishing reels – that they would produce any item to order for their clients. The only criteria being that the client should meet the cost … Continue reading






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Hardy LRH Lightweight Reel

This article was written by Ted Evans for The Antique Tackle Observer and I thank him for the update.   The majority of this article was first published in issue 43 of the ‘Antique Tackle Observer’ during 2005, It was later … Continue reading






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