centrepin reel


centrepin reel
an angling reel with the line wound directly on to a revolving drum. casting distance is limited but this is offset by good tackle control when trotting or fighting fish

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • centrepin — noun a fishing reel consisting of a revolving drum with attached handles …   Wiktionary

  • Fishing reel — A spinning reel A fishing reel is a cylindrical device attached to a fishing rod used in winding the line .[1] Modern fishing reels usually have fittings which make it easier to retrieve the line and deploy ( cast ) it for better accuracy or… …   Wikipedia


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