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H.J. Butler sidecast multiplier.

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Woodside multiplier.

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Velox sidecast. James Dood,Brisbane -C.1925.

Steelite metal faced drag -Era 1930's


Hollow spool revolving drum multiplier, Cutcher & McLardy, Warners Bay NSW.


Quickspool revolving drum multiplier.Quickspool Reel Co; Newcastle NSW.

Pacific sidecast. H.B. Chalmers,Vic -c 1930.

-C. 1949

Capstan 36. Designer Norm Pritchard.

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