There has recently been much discussion on the Ustonson reel featured in Graham Turners book Fishing Tackle The Ultimate Collectors Guide. Graham Turners view was expressed in Classic Angling. In the next issue they published an article by Micheal Brabin expressing his views and this was followed by Roger Still two months later.
My own opinion Ustonson did not make fishing reels, something I will be expanding on in the near future.
Follow the links to read the three articles.