Split rings

Eric Moller
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Re: Split rings

Post by Marrakai » Sat May 02, 2009 8:26 am

oldfish:

to add to that from craig:

There is a delightful article in 'Fishing World' magazine from October 1979, called "The Big Sky Country". In the opening arousal, McSea catches a 20-pound barra in the Nicholson River on a......

...wait for it.....

...silver Moller with double-hooks!

Vic had a bit of a thing for double hooks though, and would have retro-fitted them or done it in collaboration with Eric. Not sure whether any Mollers were sold commercially with double hooks.

Makes for interesting speculation about the one pictured in the Freshwater Fishing article.....
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