It's not too often game reels get a make over however Penn have just taken the new Penn International reel to a brand new level. Still proudly made in the USA the biggest difference between the old Penn International VS series and the new VI series is the difference in weight. All reels in the series have had weight reduction which means a reel that is more manageable and less chance of angler fatigue.
There are few game boats which have never been graced by the class of Penn International Reel. A tradition since the early 30’s, Penn continues to develop outstanding game reels, and the Penn International VI game series is no exception. Dual Speed gearing and outstanding line capacities are just the beginning of these feature laden reels.
Constructed from air craft grade aluminium, the fully machined frame and side plates provide the strength and rigidity, while keeping things light. The stainless dual speed gearing allows for serious cranking power that can be easily switched up when speed is required. Carbon Fibre Dura Drag ensures a very smooth take off, the most critical point of the battle, and is easily managed by the easy to use lever system.
Multi-stop Anti reverse keeps the pressure on the fish, ensuring you have the best chance of seeing your hook-up through the battle, and all the way to the gunwale. It should also be mentioned that the Penn International VI Reel series is cosmetically stunning, with classic Penn gold, and sleek styling.
Fishing for the likes of Shark, Tuna, Sailfish and record breaking Marlin requires the toughest, most reliable game fishing reels, to give you an upper edge in the battle. The Penn International Reel VI series provides the sort of high end fishing performance that is always required, to hit the blue water’s biggest with supreme confidence.
- Gear Ratios: High: 2.8:1, Low: 1.3:1
- Weight: 3211g
- Mono Capacity lb/yd: 60/1565, 80/1120, 100/965
- Braid Capacity lb/yd: 100/3540, 130/3025, 200/2235