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Set for right hand wind, this three tier model has a serial number "2-319" on the tail plate, and markings "Fin-Nor #2 - Designed by Gar Wood Jr." The curved name plate is blank on this 3 1/2" diameter, 1" wide spool reel that weighs 10.2ozs. It is in used condition, spooled with a Cortland WF12F Rocket taper line and backing.
Although neither fixed-spool casting nor the pivoting spool originated with Malloch, he popularized both in Great Britain.
Eventually, legions of reels with pivoting spools would be made by many manufacturers on both sides of the Atlantic. 1875, with the crank mounted at o'clock, above the spool bearing.
The little pawl screwed to the graceful crank keeps the crank nut from loosening.
The spool pivots ninety degrees for casting or retrieving line.
O pôr do sol multicolorido e os sons de tuiuiús, tucanos, araras-azuis e de muitas outras espécies são alguns dos espetáculos que poderá ver e ouvir durante as férias caso seu destino seja o Pantanal, hábitat detentor dos títulos de Patrimônio Natural da Humanidade e de Reserva da Biosfera.
Se você nunca visitou esse santuário ecológico, uma ótima opção é começar por Miranda, no Mato Grosso do Sul, considerada a Porta do Pantanal, porque a partir dessa cidade, localizada entre Campo Grande e Corumbá, tem início o típico cenário pantaneiro, composto por buritis, aroeiras, ipês e perobas.
When I used to go to my mothers village in Roumlouki, I remember how my Grekos granddad, barba-Dziordzi, would ask me: What are you, lad, a Romios or a Vlahos?
And in Veria, my Vlach granddad, lala-Steryios, would ask me in Vlach: Tse are used in Aromanian.