Unfortunately my Uncle passed late last year and just now we are helping my Aunt clear some of the things he stock piled over the years. Evidently he was into fishing at some point in his life and we came across a stock pile of vintage Penn reels and a few others.
In there was a Squidder 140...
I am a long time Spinning fisherman, mostly freshwater.
I just finihed a couple of years buying, restoring and fishing the Spinfisher 704 and 710.
I now find myself with a few fully retorded Penn 140 Squidders. I need some recommendations on rods.
My intent is to use there to...
I was looking for some input from you folk's on a conventional rod to use for casting plug's. 8-9 feet 1-3 or 4 oz. I have some squidder's, surfmaster's and a penn 965 levelwind, which is on a 7' 6" st croix tidemaster tc76mf rated 8-7 lb line 1/4-3/4 oz..
I have been reading...
I really need some sound advice on this one. My father-in-law gave me one of his old boat poles years ago and it had a Penn140 Squidder on it. I've enjoyed fishing with the pole even though it was pretty beat up. With no fish in the surf at this time i was looking for a project and...
all the black radiused flanged spools are all plastic
all the Chrome spools are not aluminum
All the colored spools with chamfered flanges are aluminum (?)
The colored, chamfered flanged, aluminum (?) spools are the only ones I want for magging a squidder.
Do I have this correct...