November 6, 2011

Collection Name: bill lockhart Collection

Collection Number: 748

Post Type: Kite object or Accessory

This item was entered by Matthew Sutton. They assume full responsibility for all content.

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Length: 0.00

Height: 2.00

Width: 6.50


"Gator YoYo Fishing Reel" re-purposed as a kite winder. Light blue plastic without line. This reel became a starndard for kite flying in the 1980s. Off shore production, it is still sold in kite stores around the world. Various sizes are produced.

Kite Type: Accessory

Materials: Plastic

Significance: Commercial

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