My ABU Wishlist
More Immediate Purchases/Trades
Dark Turquoise Green 1300
Record 1560 Purple
Record 1610 Gold
Record 2000 Any
Record 2200 Any
Record 2300 any
Fake Record called a Cadilac
450/500/ Record Spinning reels
Early ABU spinning reels 888, 999 Box for any Spinning reel
ABU sheath-knife and pocket-knife.
.......That one day I'll meet the person who has this set aside for me!
As an example of the Companies that ABU came to dominate, any single reel from a different Swedish manufacturer such as Radius, Arjon
Morrum Ambassadeur (orange sideplates Japan)
Teak Boxed Ambassadeur 5000 Deluxe
Ambassadeur 9000 CL (black, levelwind)
Ambassadeur Record 7800
Ambassadeur 4500 Red
Teak boxed Ambassadeur 3500 with Flask
Abumatic 82, 135, 155, 175, 180
500 Series (A box for any)
Any ABU Pacific fishing rod
ABU /Garcia Admiral 6/0
1975 Pack of ABU Playing cards
Unpublished ABU paperwork/scans to publish and share with ABU fans worldwide.
A handful of all size mixed screws for Records and ABU's would be wonderful to find.
This list will extend and hopefully be reduced but generally change over time.
I am always looking for a pre 1952 copy of Napp och Nytt . I have very many Tight Lines that are missing from my collection also viz earlier than and including 57, 58, 60, 61,63, 64, 65, 78
I have collected a single ABU catalog printed in Japanese, Norwegen, Danish, so a single copy of any other country from any year would be very much appreciated to help create yet another webpage showing the World penetration of the ABU name. particularly looking for Spanish, French German, Finish, Polish, Russian Italian. Are there others? I have Swedish and English also.
I am looking for several ABU Lure Posters
Record or ABU Lures that I still need to find are:
Borge (single hook)
Joker (build 1)
Rakan (large any colour except Blue, small any colour except green or grey)
Killer (tidig models)
Cello (red/white combo)
Snoky (large deep diver and of the 3 colours)
Dubblespinnaren (any colour)
Ninette (Build 1, 2, or 3)
Joker (with eyes)
Burke branded lures as USA sold items (soft rubber designs)
Heddon Punkin seed, Stingaree (as per the early N&N catalogs)
I have a red ABU
1750 A, and 2000 casting reel, for swap as well as number of
lures eg Toby, Shiner, Kynoch, Egons, Snoky, Hilo, Atom, Perka