2017 ORCA National Convention

The 2017 ORCA National Convention is in Branson, MO on Sept. 6-9.  Will you be there?  The Gayle family will! We are bring a special selection of family owned Gayle reels as well as several other items made by Clarence Gayle to display at the show. Check out the ORCA 2017 Convention website for more information…

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The Intricacies of Building a Quality Reel

Clarence Gayle was born on November 15, 1866 in Frankfort, Kentucky. He was the middle son of George’s three male children. Herbert Gayle was 3 years older and Leslie Gayle was 3 years younger than Clarence. Clarence and his brothers would witness their father struggling to get his jewelry and watch repair business firmly established….