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Privacy Terms. Reel Talk. Quick links. Found a pre-model no. It came in the mail today in less than 48 hours, which is amazing, and it’s in better shape than I had hoped for and so is the box. I originally thought it was made in but according to the Mittchell Musuem the serial number B on the body of the real indicates it’s a 3rd generation made around the middle of to instead of It’s one of the early full bail reels. Last edited by Rook on Thu Oct 31, am, edited 1 time in total.

Spinning Reels Then And Now

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Join Date: Feb I still have a couple of the Garcia reels from the sixties and caught a lot of fish with them Garcia Story ~ Mitchell & Abu Fishing Reel – YouTubeHere’s a great video from the good old days.

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Dating mitchell reels An Interactive Documentary. Dating site information let’s drink or very simple. What the original mitchell reel in america, dingley, etc.

Rikk, Google The Mitchell Reel Museum. It has a page about Mitchell Reel seriel number years of manufacture. Your you last listed would fall in this group.

Any other fans of the Garcia Mitchell fishing reel? I used those for years, but, like many others, “upgraded” as time went on. Your photo’s gave me flashbacks. Good flashbacks! Those are nice old reliable reels. Glad your still using them and getting enjoyment from their use. What do you fish for at your “honey hole”?

Catfish or Crappie? I saw the minnow bucket. I have a few and use them all of the time. Two were my Granddads and are the reels I learned with. One is a half bail.

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Share Thread. The reels are top notch but Dating hardy perfect reels. The last digit should be a 5 or 8 since the TandT rods have a 4 digit serial number.

Before this year, I had a Mitchell A spinning reel that I bought new Reel Museum web site had tons of information on dating the reels.

Well imagine that! I am the owner and the administrator and even I cannot get in. What is it gonna take to get it back up and running is Money! That tells me I may be playing Please look at the top of this page where you can donate to our cause. Any amount will go a long way so please donate whatever you can afford. It will be greatly appreciated. Not only is it aesthetically correct on the outside, but the seller sent me pictures of the inside, and it’s also correct.

In all my years in the Mitchell world, I have never seen a first version advertised for what it is on eBay.

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Much can be garnered from an old photograph, like the one above featuring Joe Carrie hefting a pound bass. He is holding a fiberglass surf rod with Perfection wire guides and Neocork grips. Attached is a Centaure French-made spinning reel that is taped to the rod for a warmer grip in cold weather. Everything about this black-and-white photograph is vintage s.

Fixed-spool or spinning reels were first invented and used in Europe in the s. After World War II, a wealthy American sportsman named Bache Brown went to France, where he helped develop a small spinning reel that he named after himself and brought to the United States to market.

“In this exhaustive study of the famous Mitchell spinning reel, noted a new chapter on dating egg-shaped reels by serial numbers, and a fascinating.

Large Arbor. Diameter 3. Weighing 5. Stainless Steel carbon fluoropolymer drag system. Made in Montrose, CO. This reel has never been lined or mounted upon a rod. Traun F1 fly reel. Serial number Mint un-fished. Very good with some minor finish wear. Lake Taupo F3 fly reel. Weighing 6. Includes paperwork and pouch.

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Order by:. Available to:. Vintage Mitchell CAP fishing reel lot This Mitchell used spinning reel was made in France. There is surface wear but it functions correctly. I have not used it It will be sent priority. No returns. Selection of 3 Vintage Mitchell Reel Spools. This handle is New and Unused and in its original package. The part number is Free Shipping to US List your items fast and easy and manage your active items.

Found in the garage attic when going through my Dad’s old fishing gear. So if you have something specific to ask. Please do so before bidding.

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Forgot your password? Started by Mbick64 , July 13, My grandfather gave me this reel a couple days ago.


How did you find date of manufacture? I gave one serial ‘ my guess is in between and It has a page about Mitchell Reel seriel number years of manufacture. Your you last listed would fall in this group, SN to Thanks for Telling me Ron. I have a reel that has numbers that start with the rest of the imprint in light but I think it is ,Could this be correct and if so when was it made.

Their has been trouble joining for awhile, and may be awhile before it’s fixed. It will be worked on just keep stopping back. F ishing T alks. How do I find the manufacture date on a Mitchell ? The numbers are Your reel went into production in Register and join us. Old Smitty.

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