Restore a Allcocks double ventilated aerial reel

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Evert van der Plas
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Re: Restore a Allcocks double ventilated aerial reel

Post by Evert van der Plas » Thu Mar 16, 2017 10:28 am

Here it is the final results for the Allcocks reel i restored, i hope you like it
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Re: Restore a Allcocks double ventilated aerial reel

Post by Luga00 » Thu Mar 16, 2017 10:35 am

Exquisite, Evert. Such skill.

Really a 'Vanden Plas' of fishing reels.

Russ

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Re: Restore a Allcocks double ventilated aerial reel

Post by Davejass » Thu Mar 16, 2017 10:54 am

I refuse to believe that is the same reel!!!!
Amazing!!
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Old Man River
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Re: Restore a Allcocks double ventilated aerial reel

Post by Old Man River » Thu Mar 16, 2017 1:28 pm

Looks too good to use. Display piece with before/after photos.

Beautiful job...

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Re: Restore a Allcocks double ventilated aerial reel

Post by Paul D » Thu Mar 16, 2017 1:28 pm

A superb job Sir
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Re: Restore a Allcocks double ventilated aerial reel

Post by Harry » Thu Mar 16, 2017 1:39 pm

:shocked: By god Sir... you are a miracle worker :Hat:
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Evert van der Plas
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Re: Restore a Allcocks double ventilated aerial reel

Post by Evert van der Plas » Thu Mar 16, 2017 3:40 pm

Thanks Gents i am happy you like the job. now i look for a new wreck to deal with :-)

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Re: Restore a Allcocks double ventilated aerial reel

Post by Albert47 » Thu Mar 16, 2017 5:46 pm

Well done.

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Re: Restore a Allcocks double ventilated aerial reel

Post by Wallys-Cast » Thu Mar 16, 2017 6:51 pm

Now that's a transformation.. :clap: :clap:

Wal.

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Re: Restore a Allcocks double ventilated aerial reel

Post by OldTackle » Thu Mar 16, 2017 7:37 pm

Goodness me! What a transformation :Hat:
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