Entry from British & World English dictionary
Definition of centrepin in English:
A relatively simple type of fishing reel with the line winding directly on to a revolving spool.
- On rivers some sort of trotting technique is ideal for the centrepin and the great thing with a centrepin is that the reel does all the work.
- But for some reason the line on the centrepin kept digging in on the cast, and going back around the reel.
- For a first centrepin, particularly if you feel you might not get on with one and may return to the fixed spool, the Leeds Classic represents excellent value for money.
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