ABU Garcia USA Advertizing.
The major portion of advertizing
by ABU Garcia in the USA focussed upon
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500 Series Half Closed
This represents only some of these fine reels,
originally made popular by match fishermen in UK and then a world wide storm
of appreciation of the strength, utility and reliability of these
The series comprises 501, 503, 505, 506, 506m,
507, 508 in the original all metal classic period (50's to 70's)
The 520 here was especially marketed for the
USA and was identical except for different badging.
The 507 and 508 are identical except sporting
left hand and right hand winding ability.
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