Have to say that this year has been like no others. Masks, quarantine, slow mail, business closures, partial openings, more closures. Its exhausting to say the least. Idaho has certainly not had it as bad as most others. Somehow through it all, everyone that fishes seemed to find time to get out or at least […]
Good level wind reels with stainless steel where it counts. Flush the bearings, some carbon fiber drags greased with Cal’s and they are back fishing!
Pair of nice Penn 975’s upgraded and ready to slay some salmon up north this year.
Whether you are preparing for salmon, steelhead, bass or saltwater trophies we are your one stop shop for fishing reel service and repair in the Pacific Northwest. Located on Mercer Island, one block off off of I90 we are your local, fast turn around solution to fishing reel repair, annual service and upgrades. We specialize […]
Next up is the Penn 111 2/0 fishing reel. Single dog, steel gear and pinion, metal three piece spool, three stack drag, and low and slow gears 2.25:1. Seems like it would make a great live bait reel. Upgrades needed for this reel are as follows: SS gear sleeve (98-60A) Carbon drags washers set (smoothdrag.com) […]
Turn a Penn 113 4/0 into a Grouper Special
Build list: Cortezconversions.com side plates Prochallenger.com SS gears, pinion, aluminum spool and knob Motive Fabrications SS counter balanced handle Tank Top Eccentric Lever Tiburon Frame A few Penn parts This is a retirement gift that will spend its days chasing fish in the Andaman Sea and the Gulf of Thailand. Contact us!
Another true craftsman has started production of high quality upgrades for the Penn 4/0 fishing reel. Ted “Maxed Out” on Alantani.com has introduced some really exciting parts for your Penn 4/0’s that convert a standard 4/0 to the narrow version. They are called Tank Tops! Colored eccentric levers, spacers and seats all made to the highest […]