One of the most intriguing of all the Hardy reels for the collector is the one with the “Spitfire finish”. Many collectors attribute the use of Spitfire to Jamie Maxtone-Graham, who invented the term some 40 years ago to help describe the bright finish. I knew Jamie well and was happy to see some of [...]
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