Willow reels

Discussion in 'Spey Clave' started by Panhandle, Mar 4, 2010.

  1. Panhandle

    Panhandle Active Member

    That guy makes some fine looking classic reels. Anyone have any insights into quality of construction? (personal experience)
     
  2. Leroy Laviolet

    Leroy Laviolet Aint no nookie like chinookie

    WOW, Fancy -
     
  3. Ed Call

    Ed Call Mumbling Moderator Staff Member

    Panhandle asked this question a few months ago and there was not much response...I missed the Jimmy Green this year and thought I saw some of their reels at a booth in the photos. I've browsed their site in searching for a classic style reel. Does anyone have any first hand experience with their reels yet? Thoughts? I like the look of the etched and laser ported bimetal reels. Thanks.
     
  4. KerryS

    KerryS Ignored Member

    Way pricey for me.
     
  5. Ed Call

    Ed Call Mumbling Moderator Staff Member

    Potential gift item...just marking Kerry S off that gift list. One less gift to get!
     
  6. KerryS

    KerryS Ignored Member

    Probably a good thing. I would just sell it, buy a cheaper reel and some drugs or a hooker with the leftover cash.
     
  7. Ed Call

    Ed Call Mumbling Moderator Staff Member

    Painful that such a gift would mean so little to an angler of your stature!
     
  8. Charles Sullivan

    Charles Sullivan dreaming through the come down

    Game set match.

    Is it Lester yet?
    cds
     
  9. Panhandle

    Panhandle Active Member

    Kerry, you are a smart- logical man.
     
  10. Leroy Laviolet

    Leroy Laviolet Aint no nookie like chinookie

    I don't care who ya are , that's funny shit right there !