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  • ironman172's Avatar
    Yesterday, 07:35 PM
    ironman172 replied to a thread Penn reels in Off Topic
    shell gas around me I like the 2 pieces, for when I have to down size (hopefully never)
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  • coach's Avatar
    Yesterday, 05:46 PM
    coach replied to a thread Penn reels in Off Topic
    They are around 7ft. The 2 piece is fairly stiff. The other is a little more fast. He had some of the yellow blanks as well. He's going to get so...
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  • ironman172's Avatar
    Yesterday, 05:26 PM
    ironman172 replied to a thread Penn reels in Off Topic
    How long are they? I picked up 2 a couple years ago , and fished the 9ft last fall trip, did real well slinging the slot reds over the rail,...
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  • coach's Avatar
    Yesterday, 03:30 PM
    coach replied to a thread Penn reels in Off Topic
    I got 2 one two piece the other one piece. Both brown Fenwick glass blanks. The Price was too good to turn down.
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  • david lea's Avatar
    Yesterday, 05:25 AM
    I'm posting this for John Gaines, there are some nice knives-a Buck and a Case-and some good knock around knives. The vice is a good solid one, handy...
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  • ShallowWaterAngler's Avatar
    08-17-2019, 07:12 PM
    Was able to get the name of the condo. It's about 4 away from the end of the condos on the west end. Looking at the map, I'm thinking I can walk out...
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  • Pier#r's Avatar
    08-17-2019, 06:08 PM
    Pier#r replied to a thread Penn reels in Off Topic
    +1 Some of those older brown Fenwick 2 piece rods were state of the art 40 years ago!
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  • ironman172's Avatar
    08-17-2019, 03:26 PM
    ironman172 replied to a thread Penn reels in Off Topic
    Depending on the action,length, & price , I would get the Fenwicks too for a couple builds
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  • coach's Avatar
    08-17-2019, 03:08 PM
    coach replied to a thread Penn reels in Off Topic
    Thanks I will get the 712 and look for the others. Thanks David and Bill
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  • ironman172's Avatar
    08-17-2019, 02:33 PM
    ironman172 replied to a thread Penn reels in Off Topic
    Very familiar, sold to pier#r my treasures I never used:D
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  • Pier#r's Avatar
    08-17-2019, 02:22 PM
    It's been a while since I've been over there, but looks like there is still 'open beach' east of the pier (see John Beasley Park)......
    3 replies | 179 view(s)
  • Pier#r's Avatar
    08-17-2019, 02:16 PM
    Pier#r replied to a thread Penn reels in Off Topic
    I am quite familiar with the green Penn 710 and 712. Both of these typically sell for $40 - $60 on eBay. They date back to the 1960s and 70s, but...
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  • coach's Avatar
    08-17-2019, 01:51 PM
    coach replied to a thread Penn reels in Off Topic
    I just happened on a few 5 or 6 for what I thought was a good price. I bought a Penn 209 and a sabiki rod with a reel. I just wanted to know what...
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  • midwestexile's Avatar
    08-17-2019, 01:34 PM
    midwestexile replied to a thread Penn reels in Off Topic
    Greenies came before the black and gold reels, but are essentially similar. I've used mostly the black and gold. The long-time striped bass record...
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  • coach's Avatar
    08-17-2019, 11:22 AM
    coach started a thread Penn reels in Off Topic
    Does anyone have any experience with a model 710 or 712 green reels?
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  • midwestexile's Avatar
    08-17-2019, 11:14 AM
    There is beach access east of condo row but I can't speak to the distance to quasi-privacy. There is Henderson Beach state park if you go far...
    3 replies | 179 view(s)
  • ShallowWaterAngler's Avatar
    08-17-2019, 09:21 AM
    Ahem.... Surf fishing that is. Went in on one of those month splits so will be spending the fall at Okaloosa instead of Gulf Shores (cue crying and...
    3 replies | 179 view(s)
  • Haywire's Avatar
    08-16-2019, 11:43 AM
    Tristan, you've got a good forty years before you start shopping for trolley rigs. Enjoy.:)
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  • Pier#r's Avatar
    08-16-2019, 07:16 AM
    This is a great post!!! lol Welcome to the forum. Opinions may vary, but we all agree this is a great place to share information about what...
    8 replies | 265 view(s)
  • tristanwhite1's Avatar
    08-16-2019, 03:17 AM
    The gotchas have definitely taught me what wear and tear is. Still a great lure!!! They are still one of the reasons I'm an avid snobbler! Still a...
    12 replies | 450 view(s)
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