Ambassadeur reel dating
Was thinking of using it perhaps on a worm rod, but I am not certain as I have a boat full of Johnny Morris Signatures. If it were mine, I would not use the reel and try to keep it new. How do you value something sight unseen and without knowing the condition of the item? Check ebay for sold reels in similar condition, or post some pictures. Tom By entering this site you declare you read and agreed to its Terms, Rules & Privacy and you understand that your use of the site's content is made at your own risk and responsibility.Borgström was a brilliant craftsman with a talent for light precision engineering; skills he had acquired during his years in the Halda watchmaking factory.Unfortunately, World War II caused a sharp decline in the demand for taxi meters.Unlike a Penthouse which we all know are mainly bought for the literary articles, buy these (don't loan from a library or photocopy a friends) as coffee table books at least! With the spool size, some would have had reservations for controlling large fish like the powerful Salmon of Europe and Tropical powerful species encountered here in Australia.I have even found my wife having a sneak peek and even commenting on the beautiful reels. Not so if the Abulon Extra Top Hook Fishing line was used and most especially today with such an array of ultra fine and strong braids and gel spun lines available to choose from. I consider the book to be a work of art and even people who have had 50 years or more experience with ABU, can learn a lot from the authors research.Hello and Welcome Guest, Ron and everyone, I hope that this reply finds you all doing well and that you all are being 'blessed! Guest, before you get into reading the information that I found, I would like to invite you to sign-up and become a 'NEW' member on Fishing Talks -- It Is F-R-E-E !!! Interesting articles posted, Fishing stories posted to read, Questions answered, Knowledgeable fishermen and fisherwomen that can assist with nearly any fishing problem, 4 Fishing Reel Repairmen that really know their 'stuff!' Remember, it is F-R-E-E and will NOT COST YOU A DIME!!
Please contact me about inaccuracies and they will be promptly addressed and corrected when verified. Unknown 5000C De Luxe 4-Screw Discovery Transition from De Luxe to C De Luxe The Ambassadeur 5000B 5000C Historical Notations Ambassadeur Reel Foot Numbers Frame and Version Numbers Original/Reproductions: Plates, Decals, Handles, etc.
Letter/Number Designations Parts and Years Offered Leather Case Information Cleaning and Maintenance Desirable Reels Early ABU Ambassadeur 6000 Model My name is Fred and I've collected Ambassadeur reels since late 1994.
My introduction to collecting tackle started with lures and quickly spread to reels.
In 1921, by the river of Mörrum in Svängsta, Sweden, Carl August Borgström founded AB Urfabriken.
The company manufactured pocket watches, telephone timers and taxi meters.