Reel News

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The March 2021 Reel News

The March 2021 Reel News contains interesting fishing reel articles contributed by ORCA Members like yourself. Included in this issue: ORCA National in San Diego, Sept. 6-8 The Automatic Reels (Part I) – Yawman & Erbe Reel The reel story of the Oil Industry – Atwood Reel ORCA member profile: Tom Harwood Peetz fishing tackle

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The November 2022 Reel News

The November 2022 issue of the Reel News has been mailed out. Members can also view the issue online on the ORCA website. Articles in this issue include: “Fairly Valued Reels” – Steve Vernon “Member Spotlight – Ron Gast” – Betty Barr “Charles C. Teutsch No. 10 Reel” – Roger Schulz “Scenes from ORCA National

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The September 2022 Reel News

The September 2022 issue of the Reel News has been mailed out. Members can also view the issue online on the ORCA website. Articles in this issue include: 1. Benjamin Donaldson’s Reel – Steve Vernon 2. A Look at a Meisselbach Decision – Roger Schulz 3. Bryce Tawney Member Spotlight – Betty Barr 4. Pre-WWII

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The May 2022 Reel News

The May issue was mailed from the printer. Some great reel articles are in this issue. A 32-Year Quest for the Bingham Reel – Ed Pritchard Unlocking the Gates (Reel) – Steve Vernon A Classic from the Museum Collection – Jim Schottenham Edward vom Hofe Reel Production Study – Scott Edwards Mel Stringer and His

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The March 2022 Reel News

The March issue of “The Reel News” has been mailed to its members. Included in this issue are these good reel articles.– Joseph Perks and his Redditch reels – By Dr. Todd E.A. Larson – A Scull Session – By Steven K. Vernon – John A. Ricketts: Notebook of a Fisherman – By Roger Schulz

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The January 2022 Reel News

Hold on to your hats. The January 2022 edition of the Reel News newsletter is coming. Starting with this issue, all Reel News publications will be in full color with great reel photos.

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The November 2021 Reel News

The November 2021 Issue of the ORCA Reel News Magazine has been mailed. Included in this issue are the following articles: – Evolution of the first Penn Senator – Go-Ite Manufacturing Company – Julius Vom Hofe’s classic perforated rim trout reel – Ron Gast’s one-page guide to restoring finish on old reels – The Hastings

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The September 2021 Reel News

Included in this issue: John Kopf’s “Squires Reel” – Henry Caldwell & Roger Schulz Kentucky Reel Museum Opens in Frankfort – Matt Wickham Olympic HM4 and HM-Auto 40 Reels – Dr. Todd Larson A Guide for Grading Reels – Steve Vernon A Hobby or an Addiction? – John Stephenson The “Wells ” Reel – Complied

July 2021 Reel News

The July 2021 Reel News is in the Mail

Included in this issue are some interesting articles. Carlton Mfg. Co. / Rochester Reel Co. Automatic Fly Reels- Roger Schulz Member Spotlight: Bill Girvan – Betty Barr Malleson, Moog and the First Pflueger Reels – Steve Vernon The Trade Reels of Rawlings Sporting Goods – Dr. Todd Larson Theodore Noel: Renowned Kentucky Reel Maker –

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May 2021 Reel News

The May 2021 Reel News contains new and interesting articles. “Some Real Real Makers” – Steve Vernon “The First Version of the Alcedo Micron” – Sergio Di Marco “Florida Gold” – Ron Gast “The Heart of Reel Collecting” – Todd E.A. Larson “The Horton-Meek Acquisition: A Deeper Look” – Bill Muth “Member Spotlight: Randy Anderson”

2021 ORCA Convention in San Diego, CA

Please plan on attending this years convention in San Diego, CA. The Convention will be held at the Kona Kai Hotel from September 6th through the 9th, 2021. See the Convention Registration Form and Agenda below. Send your completed registration form and payment to the Roger Schulz. For detailed questions about the Convention, please contact