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Fixed Spool Reels

Unless stated otherwise, all fixed spool reels are left hand wind and in good usable condition.

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Reels are listed in alphabetical order by make and model.

I often have more items waiting to be listed, so if you can't find what you want on this website, or would like some help choosing, please 'phone me...

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Hardy Bros (Alnwick) Ltd.  ALTEX No2 MkV (made in England, circa 1950's)

Hardy Bros (Alnwick) Ltd. Altex No2 MkV right hand wind with star drag, internally tripped bail arm with hardened line guide, permanent anti-reverse and folding handle with ebonite knob. Very good condition in original (repaired) Rexine box with leather strap complete with spanner, spare bail return spring & spare drag washer. Highly useable & collectable...  

GBP 130.00 (Item reference SRL375)
Important: For delivery to non-UK destinations please see international shipping then contact me before ordering.




Recent addition

FIVE K P Morritt INTREPID Reels (made in Falmouth, Cornwall c.1960's)

All five recently serviced and in very good working order, selling as one lot. From left to right...

Intrepid MONARCH... Left hand wind reel with one-piece bail arm (no grooves), excellent condition in original box. Complete with unused spare bail arm.
Intrepid ENVOY... Ambidextrous reel with one-piece bail arm (no grooves). Some paint loss but excellent working order. Complete with spare spool.
Intrepid REGENT... Ambidextrous reel with roller bail and folding handle, very good condition. Complete with spare spool & spare bail arm spring.
Intrepid CLASSIC... Ambidextrous reel with roller bail, folding handle, superior gearing, excellent condition. Complete with spare spool & spare bail arm spring.
Intrepid DIPLOMAT... Large ambidextrous reel with roller bail and folding handle, good working order. Complete with spare spool.

GBP 30.00 (Item reference SRL381) Because of it's weight the package will be sent by 2nd Class "Signed For" at GBP 3.90 (Sold to TR)




Mitchell 300 (Made in Taiwan circa 2000)

One of the last traditional style Mitchells this Taiwan-made 300 has a multi-part bail with roller, silent anti-reverse and folding handle with flat paddle knob. All parts are interchangeable with the last French-made version. Some cosmetic wear but mechanically perfect, a smooth & silent runner. Complete with large capacity graphite spool plus a French-made small capacity spool from the 1990s. Fully serviced and ready to use...

GBP 27.50 (Item reference SRL161)  
Important: For delivery to non-UK destinations please see international shipping then contact me before ordering.




Pair of Mitchell 300 Reels (Made in Taiwan circa 2000)

Matched pair of the last traditional style Mitchell 300 reels - these were made in Taiwan and have a multi-part bail with roller, silent anti-reverse and folding handle with flat paddle knob. Each reel supplied with one of each large & small capacity graphite spools. Smooth, silent runners in mint condition...

GBP 65.00 the pair (Item reference SRL403)  
Important: For delivery to non-UK destinations please see international shipping then contact me before ordering.




Mitchell (300)
(Made in France circa 1954)

Very early classic French made Mitchell. This 5th version specification included a spring loaded folding handle with contoured knob, one-piece full bail arm with hardened line guide and optional anti-reverse operated with its "boomerang" shaped on/off switch. Serial No 374026 stamped on side of body and just Mitchell engraved on side plate without the model number. Complete with original metal deep & shallow spools with correct spool tub. Some external wear but very good working order, serviced and ready to use.  

GBP 35.00 (Item reference SRL395) 
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Recent addition
Garcia Mitchell 300 (Made in France circa 1968)

French made with angled screw-lock folding handle and contoured knob, one-piece bail, tungsten carbide line guide, lever operated audible anti-reverse and push-button quick-release large capacity spool with 3-prong drag knob. Complete with original spare spool in undamaged spool tub Very good condition throughout. Serviced and ready to use...

GBP 45.00 (Item reference SRL418)
Important: For delivery to non-UK destinations please see international shipping then contact me before ordering
. (Sold to PK) 

 



Recent addition
Garcia Mitchell 301 (Made in France circa 1970)

French made Mitchell 301 (right hand wind version of the classic Mitchell 300). With angled folding handle and contoured knob, one-piece bail, tungsten carbide line guide. Complete with original push-button deep & shallow spools plus a match spool. Excellent condition. Fully serviced and ready to use...

GBP 48.00 (Item reference SRL421)
Important: For delivery to non-UK destinations please see international shipping then contact me before ordering
. (Sold to TB)

 



Mitchell 308 PRINCE (circa 1963)

Rare 1st Issue Mitchell 308 Prince. The smallest French made Mitchell designed for light freshwater fishing. Featuring ball-bearing action, "Planamatic" wind, 4.5:1 gear ratio, one-piece bail with hardened line guide, push-button spool and spring loaded folding handle with contoured knob. Trotting enthusiasts should note that the bail rotates in the opposite direction to most other vintage Mitchells, thereby bringing the line to the inside of your forefinger when trotting - much better! Some external wear but mechanically perfect. Highly useable. Complete with original spare spool. Fully serviced and ready to use...

GBP 35.00 (Item reference SRL409) (Sold to JB)

 



Mitchell 308 PRINCE (circa 1964)

Rare 1st Issue Mitchell 308 Prince. The smallest French made Mitchell designed for light freshwater fishing. Featuring ball-bearing action, "Planamatic" wind, 4.5:1 gear ratio, one-piece bail with hardened line guide, push-button spool and spring loaded folding handle with contoured knob. Trotting enthusiasts should note that the bail rotates in the opposite direction to most other vintage Mitchells, thereby bringing the line to the inside of your forefinger when trotting - much better! Very good condition and mechanically perfect. Collectable & highly useable. Complete with original spare spool in spool tub. Fully serviced and ready to use...

GBP 50.00 (Item reference SRL412)
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Mitchell 350 (circa 1961)

Rare early high speed version of the 300 with 5:1 gearing and distinctive green handle knob. One of the first Mitchells to be fitted with the upgraded chromed anti-reverse lever, 3-prong drag knob and angled screw-lock handle. Other specification is as for Mitchell 300 of the same period, ie: one-piece bail with tungsten carbide line guide and push-button quick-release spool. Some deterioration to paintwork (hence very low price for this rare reel) but a very smooth runner in excellent working order with near-zero mechanical wear. Supplied with original large capacity spool. Additional spools available on request (will accept all the same spools as Mitchell 300, 330, 410, 440, 810 etc.) Fully serviced and ready to use...

GBP 40.00 (Item reference SRL321)  
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Recent addition
Garcia Mitchell 410 (Made in France circa 1977)

French made high speed version of the Garcia Mitchell 300 with dark blue finish, roller bearings, 4.9:1 gear ratio, long angled folding handle with "torpedo" knob, improved one-piece bail arm with hardened line roller and improved non-snag drag knob. Complete in original box with correct spare spool in screw-top spool tub. Excellent condition. Fully serviced and ready to use...

GBP 60.00 (Item reference SRL360
Important: For delivery to non-UK destinations please see international shipping then contact me before ordering.




Garcia Mitchell MATCH 440A (circa 1977)

French made Mitchell Match 440A with legendary "finger-dab" bail, roller bearings, 4.9:1 gear ratio, audible anti-reverse, angled folding handle with traditional contoured knob and push-button match spool, blue colour. A very smooth runner with some paint loss (mainly from rims and foot) but mechanically perfect. Complete with leaflets in original box with spare match spool in spool tub. Very good useable condition. Fully serviced...

GBP 55.00 (Item reference SRL340) 
Important: For delivery to non-UK destinations please see international shipping then contact me before ordering
. (Sold to PK) 

 



Mitchell 300/301 Spare Spools, vintage and modern.

To fit all traditional 300-style reels with the following model numbers...

300, 300A, 300C, 300DL, 300PRO, 301, 301A, 301C, 301PRO, Otomatic, 330, 330A, 331, 331ARapid, 350, 350A, 351, 351A400, 400A, 400G, 401, 410, 410A, 410DL, 411, 411A, Match, Match L, 440, 440A, 441, 441A, 500, 501, 510, 511, 540, 541, 810, 811, 840, 840A, 841, 841A (but not their "skirted" spool versions).

I have several variations to suit different age reels, from vintage metal to more modern graphite, different capacities, some in original spool containers, various conditions from "tatty" to "mint", but all usable, serviced and ready to use...

Prices range from GBP 5.00 to 15.00 depending on condition and rarity (please 'phone to discuss your requirements) 

I also have a few spare spools for other Mitchells including 208/208S, 302, 304/305, 308/309, 314/315, 320/321, 324/325, 402, 408/409, 1140RD/1140G, 1165RD/2165RD, Excellence 20, Performance/Excellence 60, ELX300. 
 


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(This page was last updated 11th November 2017)