favorite this post Oct 29 ... Vintage 'The Mitchell' 1/2 bail 300 fishing reel $99 (wor > Shrewsbury) pic hide this posting restore restore this posting. $7.50 shipping. Lot of two nice condition vintage garcia Mitchell Spinning Reels. When Charles Pons died in 1965, Mitchell and the other divisions became independent companies. It is made from heavy duty metal and it still works beautifully. Still working condition although the bail arm may need a new spring or perhaps just needs tightening. In 1948, Mitchell invented the world’s first spinning reel. The Mitchell Reel Museum | Garcia Mitchell … There seems to be a problem serving the request at this time, One stop shop for all things from your favorite brand, {"modules":["unloadOptimization","bandwidthDetection"],"unloadOptimization":{"browsers":{"Firefox":true,"Chrome":true}},"bandwidthDetection":{"url":"https://ir.ebaystatic.com/cr/v/c1/thirtysevens.jpg","maxViews":4,"imgSize":37,"expiry":300000,"timeout":250}}. 0 bids. VINTAGE MITCHELL 300A SPINNING FISHING REEL. Mitchell 301 AM – 1949-1953 = Unknown But Limited . It has the knurled metal knob, metal spool case and spool, and paperwork. The 309 I believe is a lefty. Another famous name in vintage fishing reels is manufacturer Mitchell, which started life in Italy and produced its first prototype open reel in the 1930s. Vintage fishing reels $80 (wor) pic hide this posting restore restore this posting. 0 bids. $9.90 shipping. The old Mitchell/Garcia Mitchell 300 reels are true classics and amongst the most beloved of the vintage spinning reels. The 301 for left-handers (cast rod with left hand, crank reels with right hand) has less of a following but is no less of a reel. Originally released in Europe as the 308 “Prince” in 1958; the easiest way to tell a first version is the molded in FR”O”NCE on the housing just above the anti-reverse lever as you can see. $275.00. Similar items for sale: Continue reading "Olympic 81 half bail mitchell copy spinning reel" Opens image gallery. One of Mitchell’s most outstanding design reels, the "510" made its debut in 1969. Now still a very popular brand, collecting Mitchell reels has become very popular and we have a nice selection of them for sale. Ending Dec 28 at 9:44AM PST 5d 2h. $1,025.01. Mitchell 304 – 1953-1972 = 2,992,405 Units Mitchell 305 – 1955-1970 = 204,034 Units . Other Mitchell models like tournament, presentation reels, display cutaways and other Mitchell reel models were made but not sold to the public. The number of Mitchell reel models turned out to be much larger than expected. favorite this post Oct 26 RED WOLF Salt Water Fishing Reels (2) ... 3 Spinning Fishing Reels, Mitchell and others $15 (htf > Avon, CT) pic hide this posting restore restore this posting. Fixed-spool or spinning reels were first invented and used in Europe in … The positive impact these reels had on our lives by helping to bring families together will live on." Both Made in France. Both reels seem to be in good working order. made in 1988 is from the collection of another Mitchell Mate Martin Stone. Get the best deal for Mitchell Vintage Fishing Reels from the largest online selection at eBay.com. Garcia Mitchell 308 Spinning Fishing Reel Vintage Made in France. Easy to cast, the spinning reels have a fixed spool design allowing anglers … Finally, in the fish’s mouth is a Junior Atom. The 300C serial number is 9572313 and the serial number on the 309 is 1075676. Sooo much vintage fishing stuff! View cart for details. Copyright © 1995-2020 eBay Inc. All Rights Reserved. $29.99. This site is dedicated to the millions of men, women and children-at-heart with precious memories of the most beloved fishing reel ever made beginning with The Mitchell 300 Spinning Reel. or Best Offer. The website also includes an excellent forum where you can ask questions of people who know the history of these reels, and the company the made them. 32 bids. In 1988 Mitchell closed its factory and for some unknown reason this serial number is …