Garcia Conolon T 2 piece Spinning Rod in excellent condition. The rod has white agate guides and comes with bag. Toggle navigation realsreels. History History of A.
Servicing and improving the Mitchell 300 reel.
/ C.A.P - The Mitchell Reel Museum
Although these old reels are very sound and last a long time, helped by a marvellous network of sellers with new and second-hand parts , there are a number of improvements that can be made to make them both quieter and smoother to use. That the faults exist at all must be measured by just how many reels are out there…Mitchell sold their millionth reel in ! Once Garcia in the USA got involved they really took off……. Firstly you need the right tools…how many oil port screws have you seen butchered by the use of the wrong type of screwdriver? At the least you will need the correct screwdrivers for the three following screws; the side cover screws, the oil port screw and the bale arm retaining screws.
The company, founded in , originally manufactured watches , telephone timers and taximeters. The Garcia Corporation started importing and marketing ABU's many reels in the s, including the famous Ambassadeur reels. Garcia was already involved in the importing, marketing and distributing of the Mitchell spinning reel from France since
Forgot your password? Started by Mbick64 , July 13, My grandfather gave me this reel a couple days ago. On the foot of the reel, there is a number 2 stamped.