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Penn International 50VISWS – TackleDirect Platinum Hook Standup Combo

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$1,029.99

TackleDirect has made the process of pairing top reels with their brand new range of Platinum Hook rods foolproof. This combo ensures outstanding performance and is the result of rigorous testing by accomplished sport fishermen. The TDPS645080WTSIN Platinum Hook Standup... Read item review.
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Penn International 50VISWS – TackleDirect Platinum Hook Standup Combo - Review

has made the process of pairing top with their brand new range of Platinum Hook foolproof. This combo ensures outstanding performance and is the result of rigorous testing by accomplished sport fishermen.

The TDPS645080WTSIN Platinum Hook Standup Tuna Rod is constructed with a durable E-glass blank, heavy-duty Fuji SIN guides, and a Winthrop roller tip. It is perfect for use with braid, monofilament, or braid backing with a mono topshot.

This rod, paired with a 50-pound-test reel, is ideal for heaviest stand-up trolling and chunking applications when fishing for giant tunas and other pelagic fish. It can also serve as a pitch rod for blue marlin and a high-speed trolling rod for wahoo.

The PENN International VI series is designed and developed in the USA, using both domestic and foreign components. It is built with precise machining of high-strength, lightweight, aircraft-grade aluminum at PENN's Philadelphia facility.

Since 1932, PENN has been known for their skilled workforce and high-quality . The completely machined train made of stainless steel is the largest in the industry. The Dura-Drag system ensures smooth start-ups and nearly eliminates hesitation, even at severe drag settings.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Can this combo be used for other types of fishing besides tuna?

Yes, this combo can also serve as a pitch rod for blue marlin and a high-speed trolling rod for wahoo.

2. What materials are used to construct the Platinum Hook Standup Tuna Rod?

The Platinum Hook Standup Tuna Rod is constructed with a durable E-glass blank, heavy-duty Fuji SIN guides, and a Winthrop roller tip.

3. Can I use different types of fishing lines with this combo?

Yes, the Platinum Hook Standup Tuna Rod is suitable for use with braid, monofilament, or braid backing with a mono topshot.

4. Is the PENN International VI series made in the USA?

Yes, the PENN International VI series is designed and developed in the USA, using both domestic and foreign components. It is built with precise machining of high-strength, lightweight, aircraft-grade aluminum at PENN's Philadelphia facility.

5. How smooth is the drag system?

The Dura-Drag system ensures smooth start-ups and nearly eliminates hesitation, even at severe drag settings.

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