Kentucky, Fly & Big Game Reels 

A Division of 'Custom Rod & Reel',  Lighthouse Point, Florida

Tom Greene


Dates of manufacture for Heddon's early reels

Heddon model numbers and dates of manufacture for 1917-1936

No. 30, made 1917 to 1919 

•No. 35, made 1917 to 1919

•No. 40, made 1917 to 1919

•No. 45, made 1917 to 1919

•3-15, made 1920-1927

•3-24, made 1920-1924

•3-30, made 1920-1924

•4-15, made 1922 only

•4-18, made 1923-1924

•3-35, made 1922-1926

•3-25, made 1931-1936

(Data on reel size and dates taken from an excellent NFLCC article by Ron Gast on Heddon reels.)

If you have early fishing reels you wish to sell, please e-mail me or call me at my business number (Custom Rod and Reel):

Contact Tom Greene at Custom Rod and Reel

(Please note: I do not wish to buy reels by Pflueger, Penn, Ocean City, South Bend, Shakespeare)