Self location adjustable brake device of reel for bait carrying fishing pole hook

Application Number: 00127048
Application Date: 2000.09.09
Publication Number: 1304654
Publication Date: 2001.07.25
Priority Information: 1999/12/10 US 09/459317
International: A01K89/033
Applicant(s) Name: Brunrek Corp.
Inventor(s) Name: C.S. Litau;H. Kin
Patent Agency Code: 72001
Patent Agent: lin changan
Abstract A braking apparatus for a fishing reel comprising: a side cover; a brake dial rotatably positioned in the side cover such that the brake dial is externally accessible and operable from outside of the side cover, the brake dial having a plurality of predetermined positions; at least one cam lobe provided on either the brake dial or the side cover; and a V-spring operably attached to the other of the brake dial or the side cover for interaction with the cam lobe such that, when the V-spring is positioned against a portion of the cam lobe and the brake dial is not located in one of its predetermined positions, the V-spring will act against the portion of the cam lobe to urge the brake dial to rotate to one of the predetermined positions.