79 Abu

Discussion in 'Fishing Reel Review' started by Matthew72, Mar 14, 2007.

  1. Matthew72

    Matthew72 New Member

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    My Girlfriend's father showed me a reel he bought in 1979. It looked like he bought it last week. It was an Abu Garcia Baitcaster. He said the only thing he ever did to it was clean it. I was speechless.
     
  2. CJ21

    CJ21 New Member

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    That is very cool, do u have a pic?
     

  3. Matthew72

    Matthew72 New Member

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    I sure don't. I wish I did.
     
  4. 223reload

    223reload New Member

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    Just shows how well some respect and take care of thier equipment!!
     
  5. poisonpits

    poisonpits Well-Known Member Supporting Member

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    was it red with 2 silver nobs on the sides.if it is its the first model 5000 i ever owned.realy good real for the times.johnnie