Coarse Fishing Articles

Fred Crouch Jet Centrepin vs Allcock Match Aerial

A reader review and comparison of two very popular centrepin fishing reels

What Is A Plummet Used For?

Getting Started With A Plummet

Float Fishing

Do you remember when....?

River At The End Of Autumn

By Chris Yates

A Guide to Angling With The Centerpin Reel

The use of the reel was first referred to in English angling literature in Thomas Barker’s The Art of Angling (1651). However for our purpose, the modern centerpin action reel was invented by Henry Coxon around the turn of the last century – this reel was to evolve into the Alcocks Aerial. This reel was