Dating winchester model 70

Single screw nickel silver line guard Two screw spool latch.

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Good condition with some finish wear and nick in the line guard.

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Stainless steel fixed finger automatic line pickup with click and anti-reverse lever.

Very good condition mechanically with one exception, there is some lateral spool movement.

Includes original box, paperwork and brown soft leather, sheepskin lined Hardy case. This reel was built between 19 when the telephone latch (registered design 734897) was changed again. Includes blue and tan vinyl pouch and original cardboard box. Very good condition with scratches on the back side.

The diameter measures 3.25 inches with a 11/16 inch spool width, WF5F line weight.

The number 1 is stamped on the crank plate, the spool and inside tensioner plate.

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