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The 5000s series is the most popular of all reels in the ambassadeur range as it covers the widest spectrum of fishing (see also 5000c / 5500 / 5500c) the first ambassadeur 5000 (after record ambassadeur 5000) was introduced in 1958/59 by looking only at the 5000 series of abu reels, one can. Can the production date be determined on the reelsthe supreme has the philips type screw for the foot and the foot is marked patentedthe. Especially since your rod is not related to these shakespeare reel date codes in this blog at thank you so very much for your blog on dating shakespeare reels.
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