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Recent Question:
What is the difference between this reel and the Conflict. I am looking for a reel for surf casting with a 10 or 11 foot rod
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how many yards of 80lb. power pro line will the SF4/0 hold?
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Reel size for bass and for black drum?
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what country made this reel?
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what model would be good for large freshwater AND going to saltwater for stripers?
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What is the difference between this reel and the Conflict. I am looking for a reel for surf casting with a 10 or 11 foot rod
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how many yards of 80lb. power pro line will the SF4/0 hold?
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will it work for 50lb yellow fin tuna

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Penn PENN Fathom Levelwind Conventional Reel

PENN's® Fathom™ Levelwind Conventional Reels deliver all the strength, precision, and run-stopping drag power you need to conquer bottom fishing and other tough situations, backed by a quality 4-bearing system with instant anti-reverse. Full-metal body and sideplates to minimize flex, with a TiN-coated stainless steel levelwind system, marine-grade gearing, three shielded stainless steel ball bearings and patented Versa-Drag™ with HT-100™ washers. Run-stopping drag power Quality 4-bearing system with instant anti-reverse Full-metal body and sideplates TiN-coated stainless steel levelwind system Marine-grade gearing Three shielded stainless steel ball bearings Patented Versa-Drag™ with HT-100™ washers Line recovery in inches per handle turn.
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Questions & Answers for Penn PENN Fathom Levelwind Conventional Reel

Question

What type of fish does this reel can handle and which is the biggest fish that it can handle?

can I land swordfish, sailfish, marlin, tuna and if not which one I could not land with it?
asked 3 years, 5 months ago
by
jrfisherman4
on PENN Fathom Levelwind Conventional Reel
2 answers
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answer 1
Got 100lbs braid on mine and easily bring in 40 to 50 pound fish and could hold 100-200lb fish if needed.
answered 2 years, 11 months ago
by
ironmike68
 - Destin, FL
answer 2
Definatley a tuna, not so sure about the others
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
by
Sharky257
 - Florida
Question

Dose this reel is good and capable to handle a common size tuna?

50-80 lb
asked 3 years, 5 months ago
by
jrfisherman4
on PENN Fathom Levelwind Conventional Reel
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
Shouldnt be a problem just rig up 100lbs Braid and get to work!
answered 2 years, 11 months ago
by
ironmike68
 - Destin, FL
answer 2
yes definatley
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
by
Sharky257
 - Florida
Question

Gear Ratio

I want a left hand 25 but gear ratio is super low which makes inches per turn low. Is there anything I can do to up the recovery speed to somewhere around 40 inches per turn?
asked 11 months ago
by
Islander424
 - Corpus Christi
on PENN Fathom Levelwind Conventional Reel
1 answer
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answer 1
Per the Manufacturer. Unfortunately, you can not change the gear ratio on this reel and make the line recovery more inches per turn.
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answered 10 months ago
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