Check out all pictures, because they are part of the discription. Red anodized, grooved rim plates. Great story behind this reel. Wed, Thu If any item is past 3 days, combined shipping will not apply. Please try to submit questions early. What eye candy images and informative text! Pictured in progression with earliest first, I have found four side plate versions known to exist for the 2000 model. Back in the day this was a fairly common practice and it also made for good customer relations too.
All other bait casting models are threaded. Payment must be made within 4 days after the auction ends. Please notify us by email before returning item. Please be patient and we will respond at the earliest opportunity. Also included with this is an instruction booklet. Please again if you have any problems with anything and I mean anything you purchase from me please let me know.
Thanks for lookin' and good luck biddin' Overseas buyers welcome! You will always use a Q-tip cleaning your parts, so use caution around the edges of your stickers. But if You look closely at all the pictures You can see a little bit of chrome flaked off of the bottom of the frame. There are few minor scratches and dings, but overall condition is very good. They come in handy for cleaning the inside diameters of various parts such as line guides, bearing housings, and the right hand sideplate where the drive shaft comes through. This is one good looking reel. To find a complete package with the reel's matching serial on the box as this one does is exceedingly rare and would indeed command a high value.
In fact, the 1957 trade catalog is Garcia's official introduction to the public for the Ambassadeur 5000, 5000A and 6000 model. Their construction is quite different than their counterparts and were never changed to a 3-screw model. Payment must be received within 5 days after auction ends. Please contact us with any concerns you may have. If you like what you are seeing please Check out my! No sense working your whole life away to pay for your fishing gear.
Cleaned, and re-lubricated prior to listing. I will ship Internationally but please ask for a shipping price! Shipments will be made the next business day after receipt of payment. This means they never received a design change during their short production life span. Thanks Thanks and good luck bidding. Serial numbers are for reels mfg 'd. Simon Shimomura Fishy Business Rare Abu Ambassadeur 5000c 4 screw model.
Click Images to Enlarge I accept Paypal. Note the absence of the screw head at the top, indicating 3-screw frame. Item description is The red handled one is the best of the bunch it's was bought by a retiring fisherman who In my opinion took very good pride of his gear it comes with the factory paperwork,case and a factory set of high speed gears and drag conversion kit. Oil, wrench, extra parts, and paper work. This is a complete package with unmarked Record case with chrome buckle. Note the poor attempt at gold plating a common 5500C frame with lot number 7609 03. Is there a way to determine the age and usefulness of this rig? Payment expected within 5 business days after close of auction.
Winding is very light and smooth and both casting brake adjustment knobs do their job 100%. This Auction is for Vintage 1970's Abu Garcia Ambassadeur Reel Excellent working condition check out pictures for physical condition Beautiful Clean Collector's Piece! Note the small multi-reels of the Ambassadeur type and the light rods made of fiberglass. If you have a question please email me. The complete list of bronze bushing models are listed here: 4000D, 4500, 5000 A,B,D 5500 D 6000, 6500 and 7000. I think You'll like it. The Classic 70's Ambassadeur Range Who would not love to have some beautiful mint treasures like these kind shared by Gerald Garrett from Texas? Although we can not tell by the picture if this model is a 4-screw or 3-screw, the next set of pictures leaves no doubt to the existence of such a reel.
We accept returns for any reason. The following information was given to me by Simon Shimomura but should not be considered as all-inclusive. As one looks at the endplate opposite the handle, the reel will either have 3 or 4 screws. In the example below, the handle in the foreground is original for reels made in the 1970s. In the unlikely event you are not satisfied with the transaction.