Classic Vintage Fishing Tackle

Vintage Fishing Tackle & Collectable Angling Items

 

ABU REELS

 

Abu Cardinal 4 First Version - This reel is in excellent working order with a small amount of paint wear mainly on the foot, comes fitted with a later spool, Serial no 780600

Ref  ABR 105

£175

 

Abu Cardinal 6 - This reel is in mint unused condition complete with user manual, parts diagram, warranty booklet, spanner and original box, Serial no 780300

Ref  ABR 111

£245

 

Abu Cardinal 152 - This reel is in mint unused condition still retaining factory inspection label on underside of foot and complete with user manual, parts diagram, guarantee booklet, spanner and original box, Serial no 810300

Ref  ABR 116

£195

 

Abu Cardinal C3 - This reel is in superb condition and is possibly unused, comes complete with spare spool and original box, Serial no 84-01

Ref  ABR 117

£95

 

Abu Cardinal C4 - This reel is in superb condition and appears to be unused with 99% of the original finish intact, come complete with spare spool, user manual and original box, Serial no 84-03.

Ref  ABR 128

£125

 

Abu 505 Rare 1st. Model C.1962 With No Stainless Steel Lip On Red Cowling - This reel is in near mint condition and appears to be unused

Ref  ABR 131

£145

 

Abu Ambassadeur 10000C Unused In Original Box - This reel is in superb condition with minor age related marks and comes complete with rod clamp, parts tube, unopened oil bottle and spanner. Serial number 017200

Ref  ABR 133

£345

 

Abu Ambassadeur 9000 - This reel is in superb condition with a couple of marks to the side plates, possibly used once only and comes with user manual, spanner, parts tube + oil bottle and original box which shows signs of age. Serial number 740302

Ref  ABR 134

£325

 

Abu 501 - This reel is in excellent little used condition with minor wear to the finish. Serial number 780401

Ref  ABR 138

£49

 

Abu Cardinal 66X - This reel is in excellent working condition with some wear to the finish. Serial number 770301

Ref  ABR 141

£125

 

Abu Cardinal 66X - This reel is in excellent working condition with some wear to the finish mainly on the foot. Serial number 771101

Ref  ABR 142

£125

 

Abu Ambassadeur 7000 - This reel is in near mint condition and appears to be unused. Serial number 781101

Ref  ABR 144

£175

 

Abu Ambassadeur 1500C - This reel is in excellent little used condition with minor wear to the finish. Serial number 780100

Ref  ABR 145

£149

 

Abu Cardinal 66 Early Model - This reel is in near mint condition and appears to be unused complete with polystyrene inner box, oil bottle and spanner. Serial number 057108 - Almost 46 years old !

Ref  ABR 148

£165

 

Abu Ambassadeur 6500C - This reel is in excellent little used condition with very minor wear to the finish complete with original box. Serial number 740602

Ref  ABR 150

£195

 

Abu 505 Late Model - This reel is in near mint condition and appears to be unused complete with original box, user manual with parts diagram and spanner. Serial number 790803

Ref  ABR 152

£145

 

Abu Ambassadeur SM 1600C - This reel is unused in original box with user manual, pouch and spare parts kit.

Ref  ABR 153

£125

 

Abu Ambassadeur 20 Big Game Reel - This reel is in excellent working condition, the serial number is not readable as 2 holes have been drilled in the foot for securing to rod which obscures the serial number C.1979 one of two available.

Ref  ABR 157

£235

 

Abu Ambassadeur 30 Big Game Reel - This reel is in excellent condition both mechanically and visually, an absolute stunner. Serial number 780500

Ref  ABR 160

£345

 

Abu Ambassadeur 1601c IAR - This reel is in mint unused condition, Serial no. 070009/45

Ref  ABR 162

£345

 

Abu 501 - This reel is unused in original box with user manual, parts diagram and guarantee booklets. Serial No. 790801 - built August 1979


Ref ABR 163


£135



Abu Suveran S4000M - This reel is in superb little-used condition complete with a 3000m spare spool, user manual, leather pouch and original box.


Ref ABR 164


£245



Abu Cardinal 44 - This reel is in excellent condition having been used just once or twice, complete with oil bottle, spare spool, spanner, user manual with parts diagram and original box. Serial no 750600.


Ref ABR 165


£225



Abu Ambassadeur 12 - This reel is in superb little-used condition with 99% of the original finish intact, complete with oil bottle, spanner, parts tube, user manual with parts diagram and original box. Serial no 751000.


Ref ABR 166


£135



Abu 507 - This reel is in excellent working condition with minor wear to the finish. Early model with serial no 117100 - built in November 1971.


Ref ABR 167


£125



Abu Cardinal 33 First Version - This reel is in excellent condition with 99% of the original finish intact and possibly never used. Complete with spanner, spare spool, user manual and original box. Serial no 750100 - built in January 1975.


Ref ABR 168


£495



Abu 503 In Original Box - This reel is in excellent little used condition with minor wear to the finish, complete with original box, user manual, spare spool, oil bottle and spanner. Serial no. 740100


Ref ABR 169


£65


Abu 501 Mint Unused and Boxed - This reel was built in July 1980 serial no. 800701 and is in mint unused condition complete with both booklets, parts diagram, guarantee booklet, spanner and original box - one of the best Abu 501 reels in existence which is crying out to be used.


Ref  ABR 170


£175


Abu Garcia Cardinal C4 - This reel is unused in original box with spare spool, user manual, parts diagram and guarantee card. Serial no. 84-01.


Ref ABR 171


£125


Abu Cardinal 40 With Clear Side Plate - This reel with serial no. 740100 is in excellent condition both mechanically and visually. Abu reels with clear side plates are often referred to as "salesman sample reels".


Ref ABR 172


£125


Abu Cardinal 54 - This reel has seen very little use and remains in excellent working condition with minor wear to the finish. Serial no. 780801.


Ref ABR 173


£95


Abu Cardinal 33 - This reel is in excellent working condition with minor wear to the finish mainly on the foot. Serial no 751200.


Ref ABR 174


£175


Abu Cardinal 160 - This reel is in excellent working order with minor wear to the finish. Serial no 810100.


Ref ABR 175


£45


Abu Garcia Cardinal 52 - This silent anti reverse reel is in excellent little used condition with most of the orignial finish intact and comes complete with user manual, parts diagram, guarantee booklet + original box. Serial no 811000. Factory inspection label still attached to spool. 


Ref ABR 176


£145


Abu 506M in Original Box - This is an exceptionally smooth running reel having seen very little use and with very minor wear to the finish. Comes complete with spare spool, spanner, unopened oil bottle, user manual, guarantee booklet + warranty / service card and original box. Serial no 781100.


Ref ABR 177


£175


Rare Abu Cardinal 3 First Version - This reel is in excellent working condition with minor wear to the finish and comes in original box. Serial no 770800.


Ref ABR 178


£545


Abu Cardinal 66 - This reel is unused in original box with user manual, parts diagram, spanner and spare spool. Serial No 761108.


Ref ABR 179


£175


Abu Cardinal 77 - This reel is unused in original box with spanner. Serial no 760607.


Ref ABR 180


£175


Abu Cardinal 7 - This reel is in near mint condition and appears to be unused. Comes in original box with spanner. Serial no 780500.


Ref ABR 181


£225


Rare early Abu 506 with serial no 010900 which dates the reel to January 1969 - This reel is unused in original display box with user manuals dated 1969, spare spool (pre-filled with Abulon line), spanner and unopened bottle of oil. Built in January 1969 this must be one of the first 506 reels made -  a stunning reel!


Ref ABR 182


£245


More Abu reels will be listed when time permits