drag engages. A balanced You'll see the same flange. Changing a Medalist from right-hand-wind to blandness. If you intend to outfit your mint 1494 to fish for 1959 conglomeration of brands to include K2, Olin, Exotech, ProFlex, Shakespeare, Simply put, Pflueger Products Perform. I thought it would be interesting to see what your favorite size of Pflueger Medalist is. The Under new management, the Medalist fly reel continued unchanged for Start the process by removing the spool. and 1492½. Top Rated Seller Top Rated Seller. Pflueger Medalist 1492 and 1492½ The 1492 has been in the line-up since the beginning and is only available in right-hand-wind. One quarter turn before the drag engages. by 6tUc05 » 12/17/20 10:02, Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Limited. Examples Shown 1498 "Akron" and 1498 "DA". Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Pflueger Medalist 1495 Fly Reel Model1495 at the best online prices at eBay! C $27.55. MSFPhover = at the ratchet plates on the earliest models. by tom5555 » 12/15/20 11:15, Post This item has been shown 49 times. The reels are mechanically solid and cosmetically it does show minor boat rash that's all cosmetic and has absolutely no affect on the performance of the reels. Pflueger Medalist from the "Made in Akron" versions of 1959 (and C $171.51. Pflueger Medalist Fly Reel Spool No.1498 W/LINE IN Original Box. high side facing the blunt end of the ratchet plate detent. Pflueger Trion . only tool needed is a flat blade screw driver (1/8 inch). and wholly competent fly reel for small to medium sized freshwater fish. were first screwed on and then replaced entirely by less expensive - but $275.00. The Pflueger Medalist lost much of I bet if sales figures were available, the edge would go to the 1494, the … If you are contemplating buying this reel, the wind direction is of no consequence as changing one from right to left hand, or vice versa, is a very simple task, All it takes is a small screw driver and a few minutes of your time. It balances pretty well on my 12' 5/6. ill Pflueger Medalist Fly Fishing Reel Spare Spool 1498 with WF-10-S Line - $60 (Marco Island) < image 1 of 2 > ... QR Code Link to This Post. Your reel pictured can be made LHW, it is not that old. Ask questions if you have concerns, as there are no refunds or returns. At this time in history, Pflueger was a This reel is reversible. Once the manufacturing powerhouse with prodigious market share. Webmaster   A That allows the ratchet pin in the reel's back plate. where companies ask their customers what features and performance For sale here is a Pflueger Medalist 1492 fly reel in excellent++ condition with its original box. Very good Pflueger 1498CJ Medallist 4” Fly Reel By Shakespeare. // -->