Dating ambassadeur 5000 reel
Large-arbor spools sport a wide design that increases backing capacity. And the two-tone silver and gloss-black finish presents the polished look of a reel costing hundreds of dollars more. If payment is made by personal check please allow 7-10 days for shipment otherwise shipment will be next day. However, I do accept payment through Pay Pal but prefer a check or money order because of the Pay Pal fees. My phone # is 215-956-0993 and my email address is [email protected] Shipping costs will depend on weight and the destination zip code. A wide range of drag tension is easily managed with a large, knurled knob. I will accept a money order, bank check or personal check.
A super chance to add to your vintage reel collection here with this very early ambassadeur dating from the 1960's .Some of you have contacted me because of the site and many friendships established.I live on the West coast in southwest Washington and still get a phone call from someone on the East coast at 5 or 6 AM. I am accepting offers on a NIB Black 2500c Nostalgia reel.I'll be very competitive on the price so don't be bashful about making an offer on any reel. They include 6500CS Rocket and a 100% graphite 8' 6 " rod Titanium plated. Reel List: I will email you the list of 100 plus reels upon your request. In case you call, 1-360-673-4045 I'm located in Kalama, Wa. The red 1500C was the only 1500C size reel made of the four Nostalgia reel series. This reel comes with an alternate double handle which is a little larger.There some CDL Gold Collection Reels, 2000 MILLENNIUM ROD AND REEL SETS, numerous small casters, an 8500 Mint In box and numerous 65 size reels. West Coast Time Zone Nostalgia 1500C red(pinkish) NIB for sale. Included is original paper work, schematic, wrench, oil and double handle. PRICE: These reels were the next step following the MIMIYA era (1993-2000) The Nostalgia reels were reminiscent of the early Abu 5000 reels from the 50's.Just curious, does anyone out there has a legible schematic for an ABU Ambassadeur 5000B?
The ones I've found on line look like microfiche copies; they are very hard to read. Tmejia59 Check abu website put 12 00 in search box that should be the correct foot #.
Well fourteen years have passed since I started selling on EBAY and collecting AMBASSADEUR reels.
Many great people have been met from all over the world.
Also, I'd like to know if anyone works on these reels. I work on all abu and have most any part you might need call me I might be able to help you over the phone ( It helps if you have the reel in hand when calling) Just curious, does anyone out there has a legible schematic for an ABU Ambassadeur 5000B? Use the same search string in google with 4500 instead of 5000b and it will take you to the same Abu site.
The ones I've found on line look like microfiche copies; they are very hard to read. Tmejia59I typed 'abu 5000b schematic' in Google and it took me to the Abu site where I typed in 5000b and this PDF came up of the 5000b schematic. Then key 4500 in the search box of the Abu site and it will show you a list of the 4500 series schematics.
Set for right hand wind, this three tier model has a serial number "2-319" on the tail plate, and markings "Fin-Nor #2 - Designed by Gar Wood Jr." The curved name plate is blank on this 3 1/2" diameter, 1" wide spool reel that weighs 10.2ozs. It is in used condition, spooled with a Cortland WF12F Rocket taper line and backing.