This listing is for a Vintage Shimano Bantam 201 SG Casting Fishing Reel which is the LH Left Hand reel . This reel has the anti-reverse on/off switch on top of the reel. Take advantage of my combined shipping discounts on reels.
It is in very good cosmetic and working condition with what I would consider to be very minor wear. It does need to be cleaned as it seems to have a little oil residual around all the little parts. I also bought a Shimano reel cleaning kit at the same estate sale and it looks like this man took care of his reels. Looks like he cleaned & oiled this then put away in the box and that's how it's been sitting for how ever many years. I did notice that the little black decal on the side that shows you how much ?tension? is not stuck on good but since I don't know anything about these things I'm not going to try to stick on better. Best left to you experts! My son is a fisherman and he took a look at this reels, says it seems to be in great working condition (begged me to give it to him!).
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