What kind of Penn reels do you have?

coastalwerks

I've posted enough I should edit this section
Apr 20, 2010
1,997
399
San Diego, CA USA
Name
Lance De Guzman
Boat
Local Kine!
Clash 2500
Clash 4000
Slammer III 3500
Fathom 25NLD2
Fathom 40NLD2
Torque 40NLD2
12 VISXS
16 VISXS

Had: Baja Special 113HN, 500, 501, 505
 
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chxh8me

Anchovy Slayer
Jul 20, 2010
1,094
675
Thousand Oaks
Name
Mike
Boat
21' Whaler Walkaround
Jigmaster with Newell kit
Senator 114
Torque 100
Torque 25N (black)
Fathom 25nld2
Fathom 30ld2
Fathom 40nld2
Battle II 6000
Slammer III 8500
2X Squall 16vs
Squall 20LW

And no time to fish.

Have had many others but highly regret selling the silver 16 and 30vsx reels.
 

sealskinner

Retired Pimp
Apr 24, 2005
13,361
7,633
in the Hood
Name
Mike
Boat
Franks ho
30 sw
50 sw Internationals
16visx
30visx
113h narrow lefty
Fathom 15
Fathom 25n
Fathom 25nld2
Fathom 30ld
Fathom 40nld2
Squall 25n
 

No Cal Lou

No Cal Lou
Oct 1, 2009
2,407
1,747
Green Valley, Az
Name
Lou Salatich
Boat
none
Let's see hear if I can remember.
2 Torque 15LD XN
1Torque 25NLD
1 Torque 25N Star drag
3 Torque 30LD
1 Fathum 30LD 2 spd
2 Torque 40NLD
2 Fathum 40LD 2 spd
1 12 VSX
1 12 VISX
1 16 VISX
1 30 VISX
1 50 VSX
AND MORE ON THE WAY
 

Yellowtail Dan

I've posted enough I should edit this section
Apr 10, 2006
3,195
3,233
53
Roseville Ca
Name
Dan
Boat
Excel, American Angler
No way I’m keeping up with Lou, good Lord man.

2 - Torque 25n’s
2 - Torque 25’s
1 - Torque 12
1 - Torque 40nld2

Probably going to pick up a 15xnld2 and a 25nld2
 

lkatdpelicanfly

Lizard Fish Slayer
Jun 23, 2009
2,373
942
sou cal
Name
Frank
Boat
Kayak
At the momment: a (3)Surfmaster 100 (1 new old stock w. box, a 150, 250, LB65, a 146 sqidder, 2 140 squidders, 2 narrow 500s, a clean full accurate 500 (black), a reg 500, 3 505's..(looking for a 506 or a 506 alum spool) 1 clean 3/0 (looking for a topless accuframe or tib frame for it), a standard 4/0, a few 4/0 w. newell base and bars, a 4/0 yts w. narrow tibbed frame, a clean fully accurate 4/0 (black), a 6/0 w. narrow tib frame and spool. Another 6/0 w. narrow accuframe and spool. A standard 6/0 that needs a handle, fathom 25 2-spd, fathom 40 2-spd, penn 525 mag, 2 reg 525 & 545 gs. Also have a newell base and clamp for standard 500 or 505, newell base and penn aluminum bars for 6/0.
 
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Yellowtail Dan

I've posted enough I should edit this section
Apr 10, 2006
3,195
3,233
53
Roseville Ca
Name
Dan
Boat
Excel, American Angler
No way I’m keeping up with Lou, good Lord man.

2 - Torque 25n’s
2 - Torque 25’s
1 - Torque 12
1 - Torque 40nld2

Probably going to pick up a 15xnld2 and a 25nld2
And..............a silver 15xnld2, just picked up today. Such a badass little reel, perfect for my GP 80 Mega
 

No Cal Lou

No Cal Lou
Oct 1, 2009
2,407
1,747
Green Valley, Az
Name
Lou Salatich
Boat
none
Jigmaster with Newell kit
Senator 114
Torque 100
Torque 25N (black)
Fathom 25nld2
Fathom 30ld2
Fathom 40nld2
Battle II 6000
Slammer III 8500
2X Squall 16vs
Squall 20LW

And no time to fish.

Have had many others but highly regret selling the silver 16 and 30vsx reels.
Ohhhhh! Shame on you for selling your VISX'S
 

Chad D.

Newbie
Oct 8, 2017
15
13
47
Leaburg, OR
Name
Chad
Boat
Hewescraft Sportsman 180
Just started down this slippery slope, and still getting my flippers wet...

Squall 50LD
Fathom 25NLD2
Fathom 40NLD2
VISX 20
 

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Long time member
Aug 10, 2005
185
214
VISTA CA
www.LongerShelfLife.com
Name
MARK aka "Mako"
Boat
Skipjack 262 Diesel "One Eyed Jack"
I just bought the Slammer III 8500HS...its a monster!! now I am deciding what to spool it with and hang it on... Maybe hollow braid to mono to flouro..or just straight braid to flouro.... am looking at a Seeker.rod. not locked in yet.. suggestions?
 

Jakiedog

Well-Known "Member"
Jul 31, 2008
65
105
Oregon
Name
Ron
Boat
16 " Duckworth
I might need therapy.

3 FTH 25NSD
2 Warfare15LC
1 FTH15
2 TRQ15XNLD2
1 TRQ40NLD2
1 TRQ100
1 TRQ300
1 16VSX
1 FTHII15LCLW
1 Black TRQ25N SD
1 Squidder
1 505HS
1 Clash 6000
1 Battle 5000
1 Slammer 4500
2 Battle II2500

Next on the list: FTH40N, 8XN, 200 and 400 Low Profiles and the 10XNLD when they get released.
 
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mrbrklyn

http://www.brooklyn-fishing.com/
Sep 25, 2016
391
165
60
Brooklyn, NY
Name
Ruben
Boat
70 foot
3 Penn Torque 12 Star Drags with versa gears to lower the retrieval to 4.8:1 or about 21 inch retreival

2 Penn Fathom 15s standard conventional calfornia style

1 new Penn Fathom Low profile 400 High Speed

1 Penn Torque 30 Star Drag

3 Penn GTI 320 leverwinds spooled with mono - for striped bass fishing on the Rockfish

I also have a Penn Internation 975 Baitcaster that I LOVE and that is in the shop at Penn for rework - and has been there since before COVID-19 :( It is a great blackfish reel.
 
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