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Matching Results: Allcocks and Youngs Fixed Spool Reels

Allcocks Match Aerial 4.5″ in box

Allcocks Match Aerial 4.5″ in box£ 150.00

“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 […]

Edgar Sealey Flocast Mk 8 in box with papers

Edgar Sealey Flocast Mk 8 in box with papers£ 150.00

WARNING: there will be some “gushing” following….. Simply the best (and one of the very rarest) reels of the Ambidex family that I have been lucky enough to have come my way. Made by J W Youngs of course and similar in many ways to their Ambidex Deluxe (quick release line drum etc.) but in […]

Youngs Purist II Limited Edition 3.75″ WD

Youngs Purist II Limited Edition 3.75″ WD£ 225.00 Sold Out

“Both the main body and spool of the Purist II are machined from high quality aluminium bar stock, bronze anodized for protection, and attaches to the rod by a brass rod plate machined from bar stock. The back plate, which is finished with gold script, incorporates a simple on/off click drag to the spool and […]

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 […]

Ambidex Mark 9

Ambidex Mark 9£ 47.00 Sold Out

Produced for a very few years from 1965, this was the last released model of this famous line of reels by Youngs of Redditch.Some of the features highlighted in the Catalogue include: “2. Gearing. Completely smooth and silent transmission achieved from precision machined spiral cut gears. 4. Sensitive Tension. Easily adjusted to suit breaking strain […]

Ambidex Mark Six (Type 2 – swan neck) in box

Ambidex Mark Six (Type 2 – swan neck) in box£ 50.00 Sold Out

A superb reel – that encapsulates the great Redditch based British tackle industry, made in 1963 and 1964 only. Some of the features highlighted in the 1964 Catalogue include: “2. Gearing. Completely smooth and silent transmission achieved from precision machined spiral cut gears. 4. Sensitive Tension. Easily adjusted to suit breaking strain of line in […]

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 […]

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 […]

Ambidex Mark Six (Type 1)

Ambidex Mark Six (Type 1)£ 38.00 Sold Out

A superb reel – that encapsulates the great Redditch based British tackle industry, made in about 1961. This model has a solid single piece bail arm (no line roller) and metal drum. With a fold down handle, tear shaped anti reverse lever, metallic gold body and serrated flyer this is a lovely clean “slope back” […]

Allcocks Stanley – in box with rare instruction leaflet

Allcocks Stanley – in box with rare instruction leaflet£ 78.00 Sold Out

“It is doubtful whether any new reel has ever met with such instant success as did the Allcock Stanley. In spite of there being several light casting reels already on the market, it jumped into immediate favour and has retained that enviable position. It will enable the user to kill salmon, trout and coarse fish […]