October 25, 2011

Collection Name: Drachen Foundation Collection

Collection Number: 229

Post Type: Kite Object or Accessory

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Artist or Author: Boone Bait Co. Winter Park Florida

Creation Year:

Height: 2 inches

Width: 6 inches


Another of the plastic winder/spool fishing line holdrs, that were adapted for use by kitefliers. This one was sold by Into the Wind, Boulder, Colorado, was referred to as the Pioneer Hand Line/Spinning Reel. Test line: 20 lbs. waxed line for fighter kite flying.

Geographic: United States

Kite Type: Accessory

Materials: Bamboo, Nylon/Synthetic, Plastic

Significance: Commercial, Sport

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