Doing some research the other day into vintage ultra lite spinning reels and found a all metal body Daiwa 1000C that fit the bill. Wanted to replace a Shakespeare 025 […]
Mark Mayo is creating some beautiful plugs. I got two in the mail today and I have to say they are better than I thought. High quality exotic woods hand […]
1946 Penn Long Beach 60
Next up is the Penn 111 2/0 fishing reel. Single dog, steel gear and pinion, metal three piece spool, three stack drag, and low and slow gears 2.25:1. Seems like […]
Hopefully, we all have a routine for annual reel service. For some, it means complete tear down, inspection, ordering parts, oil and lube, drag washers and assembly. For others, it […]
Progear 255 Reel
Newell’s still amaze me on their strength and weight. Even this big 646-3 weighs only a fraction of what a comparable Penn weighs. Got a couple of 300’s and 200’s […]
This is a friends reel that is just plain gorgeous! Love that spool!