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Mitchell 305 (rhw)

Mitchell 305 (rhw)£ 10.00

Much favoured by perch fishermen – originally designed as a spinning reel but equally at home with a float. The example here has some paint loss (c.80% remaining) and is the right hand wind version of this reel. As always we will combine postage wherever possible – refunding any excess on receipt of your order.

Hardy Exalta Mk II

Hardy Exalta Mk II£ 100.00 Sold Out

Made between 1958 -65 this version of the brilliant Hardy Exalta is characterised by the triangular label and ambidextrous winding. With gun metal painted finish, 3.2:1 helical gears, optional anti-reverse and slipping capstan clutch this is a superbly engineered reel. A novel feature is the reversible foot that can be used in the “swan neck” […]

Delmatic Mark Two

Delmatic Mark Two£ 45.00 Sold Out

A superb reel – that encapsulates the great Redditch based British tackle industry, made from 1963, and considered by many experts to be the missing “Ambidex 8” model. Finished in a lovely white and black combination – with black plastic serrated flyer. It was probably the last Ambidex model offered – appearing in the final […]

Mitchell 300A with spare spool

Mitchell 300A with spare spool£ 28.00 Sold Out

“Single red line” version of this 300 upgrade with lever check and spare spool (not pictured – in original tub) in superb unused condition. As always we will try and combine postage wherever possible – refunding any excess on receipt of your order.

Allcocks SuperB in box

Allcocks SuperB in box£ 42.00 Sold Out

With its black painted finish and early knurled cap form this reel was introduced in 1939 as a 3:1 gear ratio threadline casting reel with slipping clutch, automatic pick-up and oscillating line drum. This post-war version of the reel is in great condition – retaining the vast majority of its finish, the line guard has […]

Hardy Altex No. 1 Mk. V

Hardy Altex No. 1 Mk. V£ 130 Sold Out

The smallest of the Altexes: this dinky little fellow measures only 3.5″ front to back! With 4 spoke capstan drag, ebonite spool and turned ebonite handle this full bail arm version dates from the 1950’s. In excellent condition throughout (one line groove on roller – can be filed out if for use) and with most […]

Hardy Altex No.3 Mark V with spare spool

Hardy Altex No.3 Mark V with spare spool£ 145.00 Sold Out

The largest size of this popular reel the No. 3 is described thus in the 1937 edition of the Hardy Catalogue: “This model has made it possible to use successfully lines of breaking strains as high as 12 and 15lbs [for spinning] ….. The No.3 “Altex” will handle both light and heavy – or orthodox […]

J W Youngs Ambidex No.1 Casting Reel

J W Youngs Ambidex No.1 Casting Reel£ 15.00 Sold Out

Good example of this classic British reel – the No.1 (which has the slightly smaller casting drum) on offer here is the “Type 2” with the improved tensioner and serrated drum, but still no optional anti-reverse of course. The half-bale reel is in good condition throughout with some paint loss in the usual places (reel […]

RARE: Early Allcocks SuperB Special Order RHW

RARE: Early Allcocks SuperB Special Order RHW£ 45.00

With its black crackle finish and early knurled cap form this reel was introduced in 1939 as a 3:1 gear ratio threadline casting reel with slipping clutch, automatic pick-up and oscillating line drum. The reel dates from the 1930’s period of the reel and is in good mechanical order – the bail arm has lost its […]

Ambidex Casting Reel – Original 1946 Model

Ambidex Casting Reel – Original 1946 Model£ 40.00

A great reel that went to over 9 models and was responsible for helping to capture the carp record on 2 separate occasions! This is from almost the very start of the famous reel’s long history –  still bearing the “Prov. Patent 17739” on its single sideplate (dating it to prior to Nov. 1946), and […]