Replacement tines for your original equipment reels.
Reel Tine Identification
Polytine Reels have a teardrop shaped metal bat with notches spaced 4.5” ( 114 mm) apart. The tines fit into the notches and are fastened to the back of the metal bat approximately 3” (76 mm) above the notch. Supplied from 1984-1989.
Love Reels have a sheet metal bat and the tine fastens over the bottom edge. There is a projection that fits into a hole on the front of the bat approximately 2.5” (64 mm) above the edge. The Love Reel was not manufactured by HCC Inc.
ML Reels have a 1.375” (35 mm) tube with 0.4” ( 10 mm) round holes spaced approximately 4.5” ( 114 mm) apart. The tines have a round nub that fits into a round hole in the tube. Supplied from 1989- 1999.
Level II Reels have a 1.375” (35 mm) tube with 0.5” ( 12.7 mm) hex holes spaced 6.0” ( 152 mm) apart. The tines have a hex nub that fits into a hex hole in the tube. Standard since 1999/2000.
Wood Bat Reels have a wood bat with steel tines spaced approximately 4.5” ( 114 mm) apart. The tines are pressed into the bat and there is a metal clip riveted to the bat to provide support to the tine.