Mitchell Reel Museum, the most trusted source for all things Mitchell.We specialize in documenting all Mitchell reels made in France from 1939 to 1989.The Fishing Talks site is an extremely helpful site to the fisherman/fisherwoman who have question/s like you have submitted and those members who have assisted are very knowledgeable concerning the many areas of the sport of fishing and the 'best' thing about Fishing Talks is that it is F-R-E-E!!! How do I date my Garcia Mitchell 308 spinning reel and establish its current value? Here is the link of dating your reel. entering this site you declare you read and agreed to its Terms, Rules & Privacy and you understand that your use of the site's content is made at your own risk and responsibility.
I have had a problem however, in that getting information like manuals and schematics and dating information has been a problem.It is serial number 351554 with no prefix letter and it is stamped "Made in France" in several places on the reel. Register and join us and share Your fishing interests with us. I purchased this reel new sometime in the late 1960s or very early 1970s. When there, please read my disclaimer because this information is not mine but open source materials I have gleaned from the techniques mentioned above.This is more out of curiosity, but I have owned an old Mitchell 300 reel for a good few years and I was wondering just how old it is?Hello and Welcome Doritos and everyone, I trust that this reply finds you all doing well and that you are being 'blessed! I found this information on the internet and hope that it will help you in your quest to finding the age of you Mitchell 300. May everyone have a 'marvelous' and 'blessed' day!!!