JOHN EMERY TARPON REEL...$795 SOLD

John Emery, famous Florida guide, designed and manufactured these reels.  This one is from the second series, SN 574, made in Emory’s shop after his untimely death.  Set up for right-hand wind. Diameter is 4" and spool width is 1 1/8".  These later reels have the 3-screw foot dovetailed into the reel’s frame for extra security, plus a stainless steel counterbalance and drawbar.  Machined from bar-stock aircraft aluminum and coated with a nearly indestructible black finish.   Comes with original red bag and a new 14wt line.  Condition is excellent plus with no evidence of fishing use. 


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