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Youngs John Wilson Heritage Centrepin Reel 4.5″

Youngs John Wilson Heritage Centrepin Reel 4.5″£ 225.00

Made by the J W Youngs company – so heir to the great heritage of centrepin reels that that company has produced, as reflected in the name. As new and complete with paperwork – one of the very best modern pins in many’s view.

Allcocks Match Aerial 4.5″ in box

Allcocks Match Aerial 4.5″ in box£ 150.00 Sold Out

“Endorsed by Billy Lane as ‘The finest trotting reel ever made.’ While the Standard Models of the Allcock AERIAL Reel have been widely acclaimed by the most discerning anglers it has been felt that a narrow drum fast-recovery version of this famous reel would offer many additional advantages. The new Allcock ‘Match Aerial’ will appeal […]

REDUCED: Millwards Wooden Nottingham reel 4″

REDUCED: Millwards Wooden Nottingham reel 4″£ 60.00

Companies like Millwards made many wooden reels over the course of their existence – even as late as the 1960’s – but this one is a bit special! Its in superb condition – its probably only seen a rod once or twice – and even has its maker’s box (repaired – one side of the […]

Allcocks Aerial popular 3″ in box

Allcocks Aerial popular 3″ in box£ 290.00 Sold Out

“Solid front rim, check button on back, patent regulating drag adjustable to any tension according to weight of bait, white xylonite handles” [Allcocks Anglers Guide 1938] Produced between 1927 – 1962 this was the unventilated version of the famous Aerial and was one of the most successful designs of that famous reel family. This is […]

J W Youngs Rapidex (black)

J W Youngs Rapidex (black)£ 55.00

“Particular attention has been paid to the checkwork, bearings, safe grip handle and easy dismantling for cleaning. In addition, the following are special features: 1) exceptionally free running line drum, with bearing of pivotal centre-pin type. 2) fitted with a regulator by which the line drum can be controlled. 3) built in a contracted form […]

Youngs Pattern 9 3″ General Spinning Reel (in box)

Youngs Pattern 9 3″ General Spinning Reel (in box)£ 120.00 Sold Out

This smashing little centrepin, the grandfather of the Rapidex and co., was produced by J.W.Youngs from the mid-1930’s – this one can be more precisely dated to Aug 8th 1942 (the owner handily wrote this on the box along with his name!). With twin cream handles, alloy spool and back plate, lever cooperated check adjustable […]

REDUCED: RARE Youngs Trudex – 5.5″ version (black)

REDUCED: RARE Youngs Trudex – 5.5″ version (black)£ 100.00

“A less expensive [than the Rapidex] model, constructed for Left or Right Hand Wind, is extremely efficient with all essentials such as Check-work, Bearings and other details as the higher priced models. In addition the following are special features: 1. Exceptionally free running line drum, with bearings of the pivotal centre-pin type. 2. Fitted with […]

Mercury Trotting reel – 3 7/8″

Mercury Trotting reel – 3 7/8″£ 75.00 Sold Out

Made only for a single year in 1938 this is a pretty rare beast – open cast caged drum that runs on super smooth ball bearings means that it spins for an absolute age. A particularly great feature of the reel is the slide across optional check mechanism – meaning that you can operate the […]

Harringtons Gemina

Harringtons Gemina£ 15.00

This little (3.25″) reel was made by T.J.Harringtons of Walton on Thames. With red plastic handles, optional check and 1/2 moon line guard its not technically a true centrepin as it the reel weight is not born on an end bearing. Complete with its original cork arbour, the reel is in great shape – spins […]

Perfection Flick ‘Em 4″ Centrepin

Perfection Flick ‘Em 4″ Centrepin£ 80.00

This “Sheffield Style” trotting reel was first made by Homers around 1930 and versions were retailed by many companies up until the 1940’s. The version here was made by Youngs and retailed by them (as can be told from its title “Perfection Flick Em”) and is in the slightly more common 4″ size. Twin xylonite […]