JVH Salmon Reels were made in a wide range of reel quality from ones of German silver metal and hard rubber to those of nickel plated brass. Fly reels and salmon reels were popular Julius vom Hofe products. The least expensive models were made of nickel plated brass or nickel plated brass and hard rubber. The highest quality models were made of German silver and hard rubber. JVH Salmon reels used several of Julius vom Hofe’s patents. The 1903 and 1928 patents are shown below.
The JULIUS VOM HOFE Salmon Reel Made for Dame Stoddard
The JULIUS VOM HOFE “The Wells” Salmon Reel
The JULIUS VOM HOFE 1903 Patent Model No. 400 Salmon Reel
The JULIUS VOM HOFE Size 4 1/2 Inch Nickel Plated Brass & Rubber Salmon Reel
The JULIUS VOM HOFE Salmon Reel with the 1928 Patent Made for William Mills & Son
JULIUS VOM HOFE Salmon Reel Patents
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