Get the best deal for Pflueger from the largest online selection at eBay.com.au Browse our daily deals for even more savings! Noticed the bigger size of this retro fly reel is getting popular on some of the spey & switch rods, even on some single handed steelhead 6-8 weights they are being used. Info. This website is the sole source for One-Pfoot reel parts — Made-in-USA parts for vintage Medalist fly reels. Marked on frame: “Pflueger / 1498 DA / Made in U.S.A.” 6 rivets around spool latch cover; Ivory spool latch cover marked: “Pflueger / Medalist / by Shakespeare.“ & Ivory drag adjustment screw; Strap over Drag Adjustment Screw; In Suede drawstring bag. Level Double WF Min Back WF6 Back X Spool # Comments 1492 13/16 2 7/8 4 oz 5 4 5 30 yd/20# 0 1492-001 No Drag. There are lots of instructions for reversing them, ... Then you can flip the drag ratchet plate over (gray disc with ramped slots), reinstall, and turn the reel around and retrieve with the other hand. ... drag (ratchet) plates, brake adjusting screws, round lineguides, replacement handles, counterbalances, aluminum latch covers, sculpted frame pillars, and click pawls (for models 1494 through 1498). The Pflueger Medalist represents the best spinning reel Pflueger has ever made and incorporates some great design features that will make this reel the smoothest and longest lasting Pflueger you've ever owned. So I though I’d start a Pflueger blog to show it off. Info. Pflueger Medalist 1495 1/2 DA Fly Fishing Reel(1972-1979 vintage) This Pflueger Medalist 1495 1/2 DA reel is in excellent condition. I have several Pflueger Medalist reels. Shakespeare Pflueger MEDALIST & another alloy fly reel, made in Japan, OUTLET. For the size fish you are going after, I would recommend the 1494 reel. [Cat. $799.00 or best offer. C $16.47 shipping. OnePfoot also produces a new reel foot for the older reels. A Guide for the Classic Pflueger Medalist Fly Reel. No exploration of American made reels can possibly be without the Pflueger Medalist. The mechanism has some similarities to the drag plate used in later models of the popular American made Pflueger Medalist, but I suspect that this patent also influenced a much later development of reel drag mechanisms that appears in our story. Top Rated Seller. The spool to frame tolerances is very good and the spool is easy to remove. M-FOOT in narrow width will fit 1492-1494-1495 and 1496. C $13.45. The Pflueger Medalist reversible ratchet plate features eight detents on the "bottom" or drag side and four detents on the "top" or wind side. An Angler's Guide to the Pflueger Medalist, Part 2 of an in-depth exploration by Fly Fish Ohio! Of the Medalist reels I have that have failed, it's typically because they've been dropped on rocks and bent. 2 Fly Lines, USA Reel is about 3 1/4 inches across. Next plate used from 1938 ? you must email me before bidding! C $16.47 shipping. Pflueger Medalist Fly Reel Parts: Drag & Click Ratchet R & L Hand . 2. to about 1959. First, the drag screw is not free by itself.. it is shielded and Secondly, the reels spindle shaft button on the backside is aluminum and not bronze. ↳   Information About Makers and Manufacturers, ↳   Appraisals & Identification of Bamboo Fly Rods. I used to have a bunch of these plates removed from junk copies. Drag function on your reel allows line to slip instead of breaking under the pressure of a sudden, or heavy pull by an above-average fish. The Pflueger Medalist reversible ratchet plate features eight detents on the "bottom" or drag side and four detents on the "top" or wind side. A good smooth drag for fishing. Seller assumes all responsibility for this listing. Sale! One I bought new in 1958. ↳   Ephemera, empherma and Ephemerella..... ↳   Photos, paintings, written stories and talents. The original drag plate 16 detents out, 2 detents in. Top Rated Seller. First appearing in the Enterprise Manufacturing Company catalogue in 1931, and the 1495 Model made it's first appearance in 1938 with the introduction of the Medalists iconic adjustable drag. Sale! These days it is the 8/8 drag plate that seems to prevail, at least among people liking high grade iterations of the Pflueger design. saltwater spinning reels called the Pflueger Medalist Spinning Reel Series. by salar » 12/19/08 16:09, Post From United States (6) Pflueger Medalist Fly Reel Parts: Spool Click Spring . Shipping $4.40. If you reside in an EU member state besides UK, import VAT on this purchase is not recoverable. by flyfishermann1955 » 12/20/08 08:52, Post Next plate used from 1938 ? They're very affordable, have had some problems with my Orvis Battenkill IV since hooking a large steelhead on it. 1. Call 780-431-0146 The drag plate that OnePfoot produces really smooth out the drag and tone down the "click" you hear when you retrieve line. to about 1959. UPTroutbum's drag must be worn out because normally the drag on the Pflueger reels is stong enough to stop the largest trout. $49.00. Note the dimple on the outside of the reel in the picture below. Each reel in ... carbon fibre drag washers and a bail wire of large diameter. Replacements for the white plastic ones or give your reel the original vintage look. Please click Accept Cookies to continue to use the site. It sports 6 bearings 4 on model tri20b plus an off instant anti-reverse bearing, and a smooth multi-disc drag system with… This is a brand new Pflueger Medalist#7060 Spinning Reel Original Aluminum Spare Spool! Some added information on the drag plates found on the reels made after 1936. eBay. Then you can flip the drag ratchet plate over (gray disc with ramped slots), reinstall, and turn the reel around and retrieve with the other hand. [Circa 1965]. VINTAGE COLLECTIBLE PFLUEGER ATLAPAC 6/0 TROLLING FISHING REEL, PRE-OWNED. No question, that spool face is the part for a patent drag Medalist. M-FOOT in wide width with fit 1492 1/2, 1494 1/2, 1495 1/2, and 1498. Pflueger Medalist 1495 Fly Reel w/ Spare Spool. It is rated for 6/7 weight line. by dennis » 12/20/08 08:27, Post I got my very first fly outfit for Christmas when I was ten years old, and the reel screwed down on the handle of that yellow Eagle Claw rod was a Pflueger Medalist. 1985 Capitol reel from eBay in the mail about noon. Aluminum spool latch covers. 4” PFLUEGER MEDALIST 1498DA. I hooked a hot Willamette fish last week with my 113-6 switch rod outfitted with a 1495 1/2 (new drag plate installed). The other looks like a floating line Lines Setup for Left hand retrieve Adjustable drag very clean reel. 1206679 1206680 1206693 1200874 1208339 1205959 1226699 1226709. 8.5 oz. Shipping $15.59. Thanks 12-10-2020, 10:08 AM #2. R 190117. Shipping $8.00. Seller: mrgenesse (1,437) 100%, Location: Rochester, New York, Ships to: US, CA, Item: 173587300836 Pflueger Medalist Fly Reel Guide In Description 1929-1981. 1930s-40s era Pflueger Medalists - "Trademark, Pflueger Medalist, Made in USA" on spool latch cover - Model #, "Patented" stamped on the reel body below the foot Diminutive Pflueger Medalist#1494 CJ Fly Reel is probably best suited to Trout or Pan Fish species, possibly small Bass even, with either a 4WT or 5WT floating fly line we'd guess, depending upon your skill level with a Fly Fishing Rod& Reel of course.See Photos) This Pflueger Medalist Reel features a dial drag knob on frame sideplate at back end for convenient access with either hand. 1926 - Pflueger Medalist reels were produced. 0164 . New Pflueger Medalist fly reel Wondering if anyone has experience with the new Medalists? 4. Each reel in this series has an all aluminium construction that pushes your passion for fishing to another level. size 1878, VINTAGE AMERICAN MADE GREEN  Penn 704 Spinfisher Reel. Very high quality extremely wear resistant, designed for right hand retrieve. Add to cart View Details $ 199.99 $ 119.95. I still see the Medalist kits (rod and reel combo) for sale. Second choice is repair - maybe a badly bent spool face plate that was replaced on the 6 rivets with a face plate that could be found. I have read that they have finally been discontinued about 2 years ago. Vintage Pflueger Superex Model 755 Automatic Fly Reel Box Instructions nice! You can have a look at the 1906 application here: Vintage 1935 PFLUEGER No.1555 Brass 'SAL-TROUT' FLY FISHING REEL - VERY RARE! ↳   Rod making, restoration, repairs and discussion on those related topics concerning bamboo rods. Top. Pflueger Medalist Fly Reel 5/6, 1.1:1 Gear Ratio, Click and Pawl Drag, Ambidextrous Rating Required Select Rating 1 star (worst) 2 stars 3 stars (average) 4 stars 5 stars (best) The Pflueger fly reels are fine reels and more than adequate for the size of fish you are targeting. The 1931 catalog listed the "MEDALIST." Over time it may wear out, get damaged or lost eventually requiring a … Be careful not to lose the the clicker and spring that are under the ratchet plate. Messages 10 Reaction score 0. Pflueger continues to combine pride in craftsmanship and commitment to new technology to create a line of superior fishing products. C $16.47 shipping. MEDALIST REPLACEMENTS PARTS. View cart for details. Preowned Condition! 6 Foot 1 Inch Park Falls Pacemaker Fishing Rod, Abu Garcia Ambassadeur USA1 Level Wind Baitcasting Fishing Reel. 1495 1/2 DA Spooled with Backing Line Nice Used Condition. $103.65. C $20.17. Pflueger. Copyright © 1995-2020 eBay Inc. All Rights Reserved. This amount is subject to change until you make payment. Here are 2 of what I have come to know is a true 1939 Medalist 1494 : Each of these reels has the 2 detent drag plate Marked: “1495 / Pflueger / Medalist” on end paper; Marked: “Inspected / by 2M 756.” This dates it to July 1956. I don't know how the basic Pflueger drag of this type is set up these days as to 4/8 or 8/8. These reels have a strong aluminium rotor and body both of which deliver dependability without weight. Founded in 1881 in Akron, Ohio, E. F. Pflueger’s Enterprise Manufacturing Company was not the first company to manufacture a fishing reel—that honor goes to the Meek Brothers, whose Kentucky reels predate 1840. This pawl is a "hat" fitting over a spring and it sits in a cup. 043388330444 Pflueger Trion 30 Reel (44.1% similar) The lightweight graphite body and rotor with stainless steel ball bearings blends strength smoothness for a reel that will help you master number of freshwater techniques. When the standard Medalist is set up for LHW, the spool may rotate as much as a quarter turn before the drag engages. The reel is a Made in Akron model with the plastic right hand wind only plastic drag plate. Each reel in this series has an all aluminium construction that pushes your passion for fishing to another level. Some added information on the drag plates found on the reels made after 1936. Pflueger… Up for sale is this Pflueger Medalist Fly Fishing Reel No. Some paint wear as is natural for a reel of this vintage. From United States Nylon drag plate Straight cross pillars, screwed to frame, and size of line guard became large, except 1492 (The 3rd reel may have been changed to a spool of 1960s, or only latch cover may have been changed to a thing of 1950s.) When you order the part from Shakespeare you have to tell them its for a current model 1495 (model AK, I … This is the smoothest Pflueger Medalist drag configuration made, ticking like the finely designed machine it is. Vintage Pflueger Medalist 1494 Vintage Fly Fishing Reel Exc. My newest one is a Chinese Medalist I bought about 8 years ago. Aug 20, 2016 #18 Thanks Guys! Post SET OF 3 FLY REELS INCLUDING PFLUEGER MEDALIST,SHAKESPEARE AND BROWNING L@@K NICE SET. I'm looking for a small saltwater spinning reel with enough drag for a 20# striper (30-40# possible), yet small enough so my 8YO son will be able to use it easily, it will be loaded with 40-50# spectra. Rectangular Line Guard; Cap. I have read that they have finally been discontinued about 2 years ago. The Pflueger Medalist had a very smooth drag and no detectable start-up inertia. The cookie settings on this website are set to 'allow all cookies' to give you the very best experience. Herein lies a problem. it looks like a Medalist patent drag spool with the latch removed, though the handle grasp looks right for a gem. Clicker functions as Drag Short rod and small streams 1492 1/2 1 " 2 7/8 4.5 6 5 8 30 yd/20# 0 1492.5-001 No Drag. I have several Pflueger Medalist reels. And about 5/8 inch wide spool 2 Line one looks like a sinking line. Pflueger products are world famous for their innovation, dependability & attention to detail. Herein lies a problem. Vale got me started with the Hurd Super-Caster Blog today and then I received a very nice Pflueger No. This is the smoothest Pflueger Medalist drag configuration made, ticking like the finely designed machine it is. Pflueger Reel In Baitcasting Fishing Reels. BOX ONLY. Once you remove the drag bearing and ratchet plate you'll uncover the drag pawl and spring. The original drag plate 16 detents out, 2 detents in. eBay. The Pflueger Medalist represents the best spinning reel Pflueger has ever made and incorporates some great design features that will make this reel the smoothest and longest lasting Pflueger you've ever owned. eBay. For additional information, see the Global Shipping Program, This amount includes applicable customs duties, taxes, brokerage and other fees. Looking for an affordable clicker for my steelhead rods to use as a backup, wondering if its comparable to the Battenkill quality wise. This amount includes applicable customs duties, taxes, brokerage and other fees. A-59 A-60 A-61 A-62 This is the drag pawl cup. Pflueger Purist Fly Reel 1394 - Single Action - Free Shipping , 2 Early Skeleton Fly Fishing Reels Shakespeare Feather Weight Pflueger Progress, Vintage 1980s K-Mart Single Action Pflueger Fly Fishing Reel 44 In Original Box, Vintage Pflueger Fly Reel Medalist 1495 1/2 DA USA, Vintage PFLUEGER PROGRESS No.1774 Fly Fishing Reel Made In USA, Vintage Pflueger Medalist 1494 Fly Fishing Reel w/ Original Box. The drive train is entirely supported by nine stainless steel ball bearings with a one-way clutch bearing for the rock-solid instant anti-reverse. From United States ... Pflueger Medalist Fly Reel Parts: Front Plate for Model 1494 Circa 1953. Pflueger Medalist Fly Reel Parts: Drag & Click Ratchet R & L Hand . The fish peeled off my running line and about 50 yards of backing. ↳   Rod makers history, value guide and general discussion, ↳   Link to Orvis Database by Greg Reynolds, ↳   Link to EC Powell's Mechanics of fly casting, http://fiberglassflyrodders.com/forum?topic=1366, http://clarksclassicflyro...ist-Drag.html#reply-31509. Pflueger Medalist Drag Plate Indents Post by bigskybum » 12/20/08 14:45 The "Patented" stamping on the rim of your Medalist at the right of the foot shows that it is pre-1959. vintage pflueger medalist by shakespeare 1495 1/2 w extra spool fly fishing reel sorry.i do not ship internationally.if you are an international bidder with a u.s. address for shipping. USA Production 1929 to 1981. A VINTAGE 4 1/2" PFLUEGER TAXIE SIDE MOUNTED SEA REEL. The Pflueger Capitols came in 3 sizes: The 1985 was the smallest at 2 7/8″; The 1988 was next at 3 1/4″, and the 1989 was the largest at 3 1/2″ dia. This reel has the same internal parts as a Pflueger medalist. I already switched it to LH retrieve, which was super simple without even using directions. Made in USA with patented marking. This should cost somewhat less as it's made of plastic. Info. Box contains leaflet “The Care and Use of your Pflueger Medalist Fly Reel” which shows a 1950’s Medalist with Square Diamolite LG & Screwed cross pillars. It is rated for 6/7 weight line. Drag plates in A-2 design or hard coat, Drag plates make it possible to change from LHW to RHW, or RHW to LHW. Shipping $22.93 . For the size fish you are going after, I would recommend the 1494 reel. (not original handle grasp) Here's the earlier horseshoe-latch, which was only made for a couple of years. The reel appears to be the one C.T. From United States (5) Pflueger Medalist Fly Reel Parts: Spool Release Cam Cover & Screws. {"modules":["unloadOptimization","bandwidthDetection"],"unloadOptimization":{"browsers":{"Firefox":true,"Chrome":true}},"bandwidthDetection":{"url":"https://ir.ebaystatic.com/cr/v/c1/thirtysevens.jpg","maxViews":4,"imgSize":37,"expiry":300000,"timeout":250}}. Top Rated Seller. Vintage Pflueger Medalist 1494 DA ,great condition has the One-Pfoot chrome steel drag plate Upgrade with 8 notches on each side ,it’s set up for left hand retrieve .the plastic drag plate is the original 8 notch and 4 notch .The line is Clearwater WF4F line .great vintage reel to use .shupping lower 48 states .shipping to be calculated by zip. the pawl is turned out of engagement. Vintage Pflueger Medalist 1494 CJ Fly Fishing Reel. eBay. of saltwater spinning reels called the Pflueger Medalist Spinning Reel Series. Pflueger Medalist Fly Reel 3/4, 1.1:1 Gear Ratio, Click and Pawl Drag, Ambidextrous Rating Required Select Rating 1 star (worst) 2 stars 3 stars (average) 4 stars 5 stars (best) The foot on the older reels was thicker and did not fit the new rods very well. Fun to play/land a fish on these American classics. The drag plate that OnePfoot produces really smooth out the drag and tone down the "click" you hear when you retrieve line. Clean/Excellent, VINTAGE PENN SENATOR 9/0 115 Big Game Saltwater Conventional Reel with box paper, Rare Vintage Pflueger 85 "Mars" Reel - Appears to be in Good Condition RP4, Vintage PFLUEGER Akron No 1893 Level Wind Baitcasting Fishing Reel, Vintage Fishing Fly Reel, Box, & Paperwork ( Pflueger Medalist ) never used. The old Pflueger (early 60's model) was a-singing. of saltwater spinning reels called the Pflueger Medalist Spinning Reel Series. C $16.47 shipping. When the standard Medalist is set up for LHW, the spool may rotate as much as a quarter turn before the drag engages. Part 1 is here also. Free delivery and free returns on eBay Plus items! This amount is subject to change until you make payment. Smitty Fish. Something went wrong. Pflueger Supreme Free Spool. Noticed the bigger size of this retro fly reel is getting popular on some of the spey & switch rods, even on some single handed steelhead 6-8 weights they are being used. Info. C $13.45. ... O/S Slider Plate Screw Rear Cover Body Assy. For additional information, see the Global Shipping Program, PFLUEGER MEDALIST 1494 DA fly reel (One-Pfoot chrome Drag Plate), Varies based on location and shipping method. The spool face plate has the hole for the pawl, but the backplate doesn't. 3 5/8” PFLUEGER MEDALIST 1495. Model Pillars Plate Wt. Top Rated Seller. The Medalist’s full-frame design adds rigidity and durability to the reel. My newest one is a Chinese Medalist I bought about 8 years ago. ... A nice 1494 Medalist with a metal drag plate. Top Rated Seller. VINTAGE PFLUEGER TEMPLAR 1420 1/2 9/0 TROLLING REEL, COMPLETELY REFURBISHED. It is important to note that these early drag plates were extremely hard and are seldom damaged in the reel; if there is a problem with spool rotation, check the pin-pawl in the reel's back-plate as they often become frozen. 1206679 1206680 1206693 1200874 1208339 1205959 1226699 1226709. LAST ONE IN STOCK! C $16.47 shipping. Back off the drag to release the pressure, then just remove the 2 brass screws on the brass disc at the spindle so you can remove the drag ratchet bearing (the brass disc). Various copies over the years, especially as the LHW preference emerged, came with 8/8 plates. A Guide for the Classic Pflueger Medalist Fly Reel. 3. I still see the Medalist kits (rod and reel combo) for sale. Your other alternative is to obtain a drag plate from Shakespeare for a recent model 1495. vintage pflueger medalist by shakespeare 1495 1/2 w extra spool fly fishing reel. Pflueger Fly Reel parts that fit, straight from the manufacturer. The purpose of this board is to discuss, ask questions about, and give answers concerning fly reels, their makers and their history. 1960s (pre-1966) - "Pflueger Medalist, Made in USA" on spool latch cover (no trademark stamp 1964) WF-12 + 200 yd. Pflueger applied for a patent on Oct. 27, 1928 and was granted on Sept. 9, 1930 as Patent Number D81995. OnePfoot also produces a new reel foot for the older reels. By: PFLUEGER. This genuine OEM sourced component is specially made for use with Pflueger fishing reels. O/S Slider Plate Screw Rear Cover Body Assy. see photos. Y. yzguy01250 Member. PFLUEGER TRUMP 576 FISHING REEL IN EXCELLENT ORIGINAL CONDITION.. Mini Spinning Reel Fishing Reels Upgraded XM100 Metal Reel Fishing Tackle Charm, Vintage Hurd Super Caster Fishing Reel Rod Serial #63773Walnut Pistol Grip 48in, Collectable Pfluger Golden West reel box only! A well constructed reel that is getting harder to find. What fits best is it was riveted together from spare parts. Vintage Pfluger Medalist Model 575 ED Fly Reel. They succeed the conservative design, and were produced until 2012. RH /LH. $104.49. Pflueger. It is 3-1/2" in diameter. Use our interactive diagrams, accessories, and expert repair help to fix your Pflueger Fly Reel USA with line. Vintage Abu Garcia Ambassadeur 7000 c-3 casting reel in good working condition. Pflueger Supreme SP35X Spinning Reel NEW + Warranty - 2015 Model. 2 Fly Lines, USA Pflueger Medalist 1495 Fly Reel w/ Spare Spool. After that the stamping was changed to "Made in Akron, O USA.". by bigskybum » 12/20/08 09:45, Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Limited. One I bought new in 1958. $21.99. The drag sounds great and the price is right. These reels have a strong aluminium rotor and body both of which deliver dependability without weight. Pflueger … C $17.48. USA Production 1929 to 1981. The letter B is stamped into the bottom of the reel foot. C $16.14. please email with any questions. The "Patented" stamping on the rim of your Medalist at the right of the foot shows that it is pre-1959. Add to cart View Details $ 249.99 $ 199.95. Very high quality extremely wear resistant, designed for right hand retrieve. Pflueger "Gem" 2094. Vintage Pflueger Medalist 1494 1/2 DA ,great condition has the One-Pfoot hardend aluminum drag plate Upgrade with 8 notches on each side ,it’s set up for left hand retrieve .the plastic drag plate is the original 8 notch and 4 notch ..great vintage reel to use .shupping lower 48 states .shipping to be calculated by zip. Simply put, Pflueger Products Perform. 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