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Thread: Penn 8500 V LL

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    Penn 8500 V LL

    I have a penn 8500 ll v for sale. Pretty much like new. Also have a ugly stik tiger 7ft m rod. Will sell both for 225obo. Can ship the reel, never tried to ship a rod.
    Nurse -- Father -- Falconer

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    Just stick it inside a piece of PVC pipe and pack it with wadding. Duct tape over some plastic or cardboard on the ends. Iíve gotten a lot of rods that way,Öeasy peasey. Good luck with it.
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    Just do not ship by UPS. Way too costly. They wanted over $50 to ship the Penn Slammer. Remember that one Steve.
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    Yea,Öthat was nuts.
    Better to have met up anyway, haha.
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    Have you bought PVC pipe lately? I use heavy cardboard tubes, but, you have to order a bunch of them. Right now, I donít know a good option for shipping rods. The tubes MudHole ships my rod blanks to me in arenít big around enough once the rod has guides on them.
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    The center tube of carpet rolls are sturdy enough and often dumpster food. There is a lighter grade of plastic tubing, used for in-wall vacuum cleaning systems, to hold down weight. The triangle boxes from FedEx are not enough(I received a nice 2-piece 10' literally folded in half into a 4-piece).

    Insurance is worth considering but for a custom rod proving value requires documentation because they can"t tell a CTS or Century blank with titanium Fuji hardware from an Ugli-Stick.
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    There is a lighter grade of plastic tubing

    Schedule 10
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    I still have the penn 8500LL V that's for sale. 160obo . In great shape.
    Nurse -- Father -- Falconer

 

 

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