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    For Sale Okuma Soltera SLX-10L and Okuma SLX-20L LeverdragLeverdrag

    Up for sale is an Okuma Soltera SLX-20L, they are the new generation SLX with thrust bearings. Payment via PayPal Friends and Family. Shipped via USPS Priority Mail, Insured w/ tracking. (Can ship UPS Ground if that is preferred) SLX-20L is brand new, never used, no box, includes clamp...
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    For Sale Avet Reel Bag, Large Size, Excellent Condition

    Up for sale is a used Avet reel bag, size large, in excellent condition, kept in the closet while stored. Also includes an Avet reel cover in excellent condition, size Medium. Price: $80 Shipped to lower 48 states. (Payment via Paypal friends and family transfer.) $60 Meet up in Orange County...
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    For Sale Highly Upgraded Penn 4/0 YTS and Penn 6/0 Narrow W/ Tiburon Frames

    Up for sale are some highly upgraded Penn reels... 1. Penn 113H, 4/0 Narrow AKA the Yellow Tail Special Mechanical Condition: 10 of 10 Cosmetic Condition: 7 of 10 $220 Shipped (Mismatch Sideplates, colors are slightly different red, different production years) Reel is highly upgraded and...
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    For Sale Okuma Metaloid, M-5NII

    Up for sale is a gently used Metaloid M-5NII, reel has a few upgrades (listed below) from the Andros and Makaira...See Attached Pics Price: $160 Shipped w/ Tracking and Insurance $150 Pickup in the OC Cosmetic Condition: 7 of 10 (In my opinion) Mechanical Condition: 10 of 10 Spooled with...
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    Tiburon 7530 Quick Change Lever Drag Reel

    Up for sale is a Tiburon Quick Change Lever Drag reel....Beautiful tank of a reel. Comes with two sets of gears, 4.7:1 and a 3.3:1. Gear sets can be swapped out in about 5 minutes..."Quick Change" Reel is in excellent mechanical condition. 9 out of 10. New spool bearings, lubed with TSI 321...
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    For Sale: Shimano TLD 15/30, Penn Fathom 25NLDII, and Daiwa SL20SH

    IN EXCELLENT MECHANICAL CONDITION, fully lubed and greased inside and out, drags included. Payment: PayPal, will also accept USPS money orders. Shipped via USPS Priority Mail, Insured w/ Tracking Can meet in Long Beach, Cash on pick up. PM me if you are interested. Thanks for looking...
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    Seeker 670 and 270H-8, Custom Deckhand

    BOTH RODS HAVE BEEN SOLD. Seeker 670, built by Fisherman's Supply in Lawndale: SOLD!!! Triple wrapped black on black on black. Black steel guides, deck hand wrapped with black x-wrap over entire handle section. Well used, but still in really good condition. Seeker 270H-8, West Coast...
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    Calstar 900M Yo's Custom Rod

    Up for sale is a custom deckhand style Calstar 900M, metallic silver and black, built by Yo's Custom Rods. I am the original owner, rod has been well taken care of and washed down after every trip. Rod is in good overall shape, used it this past June on a 5-day, caught a 25# yellowtail. Still...
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    Newell Blackie 338-F w/Tiburon Frame

    Up for sale is one of my surface iron reels, a Newell 338-F "Blackie", one of the originals. This a is a great reel, all original Stainless Steel internals, and 4 Stack Drag; upgraded with a graphite spool and Aluminum Tiburon Frame. Upgraded to a graphite spool for faster start-up on casts...
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    Custom Seeker 220 8'6" Deckhand Style Line Rating 15-(20)-30

    Up for sale is a Seeker 220, 8'6" Deckhand style rod, custom built by "T" at Fisherman's Supply in Lynwood. Wrapped in royal blue metallic under wrap, metallic gold accents, and black over wraps. Has my name written on it, just above the deckhand handle. This rod is rated for 15-30# line, great...
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    FS: Penn 975 LevelWind Reel

    Up for sale is a Penn 975 Levelwind. The reel is in good overall condition, mechanically sound, rate it an 8 of 10 mechanically. I changed both bearings out when I first bought it, so the bearings are new. There is some boat rash, not bad, average, and there a few little spots of pitting on...
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    QUEEN SIZE PANEL BED, REAL WOOD-MERLOT FINISH

    I have up for sale a queen size panel bed, no mattress or box spring included. Bed is real wood, comes with headboard, footboard, rails, and mattress supports (screws included, 3 on each side), everything pictured, in a Merlot finish. The bed is in good overall condition, structurally sound...
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    Can I bring bottled water with me on a Charter?

    Saw a post where somebody said they were bringing booze and bottled water on their charter, I am going on a 5 day charter on the SOA, is it acceptable to bring my own 24 pack of water aboard? Thanks for any input guys.
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    Avet Magic Cast Magnet

    Hey guys, I have the magnet from a Magic Cast reel available, the magnet only, not the magic cast adjustment knob or any other part of the MC assembly. I removed from my MC reel to improve freespool, the magnet is a little scratched from the teeth of my vise grips used to pull the magnet out...
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    Daiwa Sl30SH --For Sale

    Up for sale is a used Daiwa SL30SH. Reel is in good overall condition, well taken care of, nice freespool, great for anchovies and surf fishing. Gold rings have normal boat rash, as pictured, and there is some corrosion on the counter balance area of the handle, but not bad at all. Reel has been...
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    WTB: Tiburon Gear Sets for Tiburon 7530 Lever Drag

    I am looking for the various quick change gear sets that are available for the Tiburon 7500 reels (prefer lower gear sets, currently have the 4.7:1 gsars. Also looking for the SST upgrade for the 7500 reels. As I have read, the 7500 series accept the same gear sets and the same SST upgrade...
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    Odd Inquiry...Etiquette on a Sponsored LR Trip

    The six day charter I had planned on the Spirit of Adventure was cancelled, it would have been my first LR trip, now I have been looking at other trips and see a lot of Sponsored ones. So the thought came, is it acceptable, or looked down upon to use/wear gear that is not of the Sponsors...
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    Shimano TLD STAR 20/40 --For Sale-- $70 Shipped

    Up for sale is a Shimano TLD 20/40 star drag reel, in great condition. I would say an easy 8-9 out of 10 cosmetically, and a 9 of 10 mechanically (only gave it a 9 because freespool is not great, other than that, mechanically perfect). Comes with rod clamp accessories and extra handle (flat...
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    Yellowtail and Sharks Tooth Pendants - Silver

    Up for sale are yellowtail and sharks tooth pendants, for a necklace. Selling as a set, will not separate. The yellowtail is silver, not positive if the sharks tooth setting is silver or another metal, both have jeweler markings giving the details of the pieces. Will take more pictures for...
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    Drag Rating for New Andros-A Series?

    I checked out Okuma's website and there was no info on the Andros-A, just a blank area where the reel/model info would be. I checked tackle direct and the site says the Andros-A has the same exact drag rating as the Metaloid series, I hope that is a typo, or misinformation, especially with the...
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    Jacuzzi Cast Iron Kitchen Sink, Black-- New --Double Basin

    Up for sale is a Jacuzzi Cast Iron Kitchen Sink. Still in the original box. Bought it maybe 7 years ago, found in storage recently when I moved into my apartment. A little dusty and dirty from sitting in storage, but no dings or scratches. Price: $100 -Firm Will not ship, local meetup in...
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    Tiburon 113H Frame - Black, Top Bar and Penn Aluminum Spool

    Up for sale is a Tiburon 113H frame, black w/ top bar, and a Penn 113H aluminum spool. A few light dings and surfaces scratches, 8 out of 10, still in perfect mechanical conditions, all threads seem smooth. NO rod clamp included. Price: $40 + $5 shipping Local Meet up in Southern Cal, Gardena...
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    Overnight VS. 1.5 Day Trip ---Difference?

    I am familiar with overnight trips, but not 1.5 day; so my question refers to the schedule of a 1.5 day trip. What is the timing schedule like for a general 1.5 day trip staying in local waters, freelancing things? It seems as though you get an extra 1-3 hours fishing on the first day, but do...
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    Truline Octagon 1080

    I have a line on a Truline 1080, in regards to damaging an old rod, do you guys feel it would be safe to fish, given it is not damaged or splintered, and fishing within limits? I do not want to spend that much cash on a rod to hang on the wall, I want to fish it, but also do not want to buy a...
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    Roller Guides....No Roller Guides - Question

    I see more then a few guys in the BST looking for certain types of rods, 40-100# setups, and a lot say they want rods WITHOUT roller guides, I am assuming they are tuna and yellowtail rods...so why the "general" dislike for roller guides on rods? I know that is a generalization of guys...
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    Saw This on Charkboards, Interesting...Seaguar Pink

    Seaguar has recently come out with a Pink Label product, with some of the receipts going into breast cancer research - part of the big breast cancer promotional push. Note, Seaguar offers several different fluorocarbons: Red Label- first generation stuff, cheap and dated. Blue Label -second...
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    WTB: Newell 338 GRAPHITE Spool...Local, SoCal Meetup

    Please PM me with your price and location, if you have one available. Prefer local meet up, I am located near Torrance. Thanks, Scott.
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    WTB: Makaira 8 II--So Cal Meetup

    Looking to buy a Makaira 8 II (Primary) and a Newell 338 or 332. Looking for a clean Newell, will be used on my jig stick, not looking for a collector's or NIB price tag... Have Cash, and will drive to you if you have what I want. Local meet up sale in So Cal preferred. PM me with...
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    Where to get custom decals and lettering made?

    I had an idea for putting my name on my rods with a sticker and wanted to know who you would recommend for making a custom decal. Should I just try a local print shop or sticker kiosk at a mall? Thanks guys.
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    WTB: Purple or Green Avet MXL or MXJ

    Let me know what you have, condition, mechanical and physical, along with what the reel comes with or any extras like MC. Prefer to deal local around Los Angeles and South Bay area. Cash ready. Ready to buy this weekend if we come to a deal. PM or post here. Thanks.
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    25# line on MXL or MXJ...too much?

    I am looking for a 25# reel, and people have said go the MX way, but I am concerned about the drag abilities being pushed to the limit on the MXL with 25# line. At 8 lbs of drag at strike, for 25# line, I am right at the threshold of losing freespool and being at max for full. Also open to the...
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    Old School Avet LX...Worth Buying?

    I found an older model avet LX and wanted to know if it would be worth buying. I heard they can have anti-reverse issues and bad bearings; so my concern is, can the anti-reverse mechanism be upgraded or would I be stuck with whatever comes in the reel? It is the reel with a ledge on the...
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    Old School Avet LX...Worth Buying?

    I found an older model avet LX and wanted to know if it would be worth buying. I heard they can have anti-reverse issues and bad bearings; so my concern is, can the anti-reverse mechanism be upgraded or would I be stuck with whatever comes in the reel? It is the reel with a ledge on the...
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    WTB: Narrow Tibuon 113H YTS Frame and Spool

    Looking for a narrow Tiburon YTS frame and spool for a 113H. Prefer a topless red frame, but open to any color or a frame with top bar. Prefer a purchase person to person in the Los Angeles area, not interested in having it shipped, so I may check out the frame and spool. Cash Also have a...
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    Tiburon 113HLW Frame, Black, w/ Penn 113HLW Aluminum Spool

    For sale is a Tiburon 113HLW Frame, w/ Penn Aluminum Spool. Rod clamp NOT included. Good condition, normal dings and boat rash. No stripped threads, all are good. One of the hex heads on rod mount is stripped, as pictured; does not affect seating strength. Reel is NOT included, sale is for...
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    Single J Hook (Siwash) VS. Treble Hook.......Surface and Yo-Yo Iron

    I have always been a treble hook fan (because that comes on most stock jigs), but recently bought a few jigs at an unbeatable price and a few have siwash hooks on them. I have read multiple times people recommend single J hooks for tuna, less likely to come loose on a longer fight; yet people...
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    For Sale or Trade, Lamiglas 7'6" 12-25#, Inshore Classic

    For SALE or TRADE: Lamiglas IC76H, Inshore Classic, 7'6" 12-25# rating. Rod is in excellent condition, rate it 8/10. Only blemish is some surface rust on a few of the guide feet, but does not affect wrap to guide integrity or strength. Pics below. Sale Price: $120.00 Wanted Trades (used or...
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    Difference between TLD 15/30 and TLD 20/40 star drag reels?

    I have not seen them in person, and cannot find any information on size difference, only comments on line capacity. Is the 15/30 a narrow version of the 20/40, or is it simply a smaller sized frame and spool? They both share the same internal mechanical components, to my knowledge, but the 15/30...
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    Seeker WHITE rod blanks. Anybody wrapped a white blank?.

    I was in my local tackle stop, and Steve showed me some stand up tuna rod blanks by seeker that were all white. I have seen white rods (freshwater) before, but never a seeker tuna blank, and two of the blanks had -prototype- written on them. Not sure if that prototype label was in relation to...
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    PENN Fathom 25N - Surface Jigging w/ 100yd 40# Topshot...Too much???

    I really like Penn's new Fathom 25N, plan on using it for 30# surface jigging, backed by 50# Spectra, in local So-Cal waters. However, I have been told that for SD long range trips (4-7 days) it is recommended to use 40# for surface jigging. Do you think the 100 yards of 40# topshot, with...
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    Quick questions...Wrapping OVER existing rod wrapping? & Re-attaching top guide?

    I have an off the rack AllStar graphite rod, 30-50# rating, the guides and wrapping are fine enough, but it is only single wrapped. I wanted to add another layer of wrapping to add strength (and a color change), as well as allow me to practice rod wrapping, I am a newbie, on an inexpensive rod...
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    Penn Baja Special...Opinions??? Post 2005 Production Reels

    I am interested in purchasing the Penn Baja Special, post 2005 model; I am pretty much sold on this reel, but wanted to hear people's opinion about capabilities, limits, strengths, etc. Any quirks or tips I should know of? For the apparent abilities and pricing, at $249 MSRP, it seems like a...
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    Flurocarbon Leader to Spectra mainline...??? How do you use it?

    I misspelled Fluorocarbon in the heading^^^ Please don't rub it in...OCD I know everybody has their opinions, but I'm pretty sold on fluorocarbon leader. I see a lot of people conveying to just stick with mono, and I do not disagree, but there are "CLEAR" advantages to Fluorocarbon; whether it...
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    Reel Recommendations for my Rods??? Any and all input welcome.

    This is my first post, so if it were suited to a better section of the forum please let me know. I have not been fishing in almost 13 years (pray for my soul); I used to frequent the half-day, twilight, and overnight boats out of 22nd St. in San Pedro, during my teen years, but left to college...