Ever since Forster Hardy was first granted a full patent for the Perfect reel design in 1889, our engineers, developers and consultants have been constantly striving for ways to improve on perfection, tweaking and adjusting to bring you what we believe are the best reels in their class to date. After all, if we offered anything less, it would not be a Perfect.
Beautiful classic fly reels, the latest revision in over a century of the Perfect. This model features a wide spool for better capacity, a time proven check system, and that classic Perfect sound.
Time proven, adjustable check system with that traditional ‘Hardy sound’
Wide Spool design increases line capacity
Stainless steel ball bearings provide frictionless running
Engineered from bar stock aluminium with naval brass 1 piece spindle
Deep anodised for strength and durability; smooth gunmetal grey satin finish
Easily changed from left to right hand wind
Supplied in a soft leather, sheepskin lined reel pouch
Available in 6 sizes, including the traditional Taupo 3 7/8 inc
Made by Hardy Bros master craftsmen in Alnwick, England