Penn Spinfisher V Surf Combos

Penn Spinfisher V Surf Combos

by Penn
$189.99 - $199.99
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ReelLine CapacityRodLengthPiecesPowerLine WeightPrice
SSV5500270yds/12lbSSVSF1220S808'0''2MH12-20 lbs$189.99 USD
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SSV6500300yds/15lbSSVSF1530S1010'0''2H15-30 lbs$199.99 USD
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Spinfisher V Reel Features
  • Full Metal Body, sideplate, and rotor
  • Water Tight Design
  • Sealed HT-100 Slammer drag system
  • Stainless steel guides with aluminum oxide inserts
Spinfisher V Rod Features
  • Rubber shrink tube grips
  • Composite blanks
  • Aluminum oxide guides
  • Graphite reel seats
5 Stars based on 7 reviews
By Nick
Lexington, SC
Really Really Good
December 13, 2020
This is a solid entry level setup. Ive got mine spooled with 50lb power pro and a top shot of 65lb power pro. Ive caught anything from little whiting all the way up to a 7ft 150lb lemon shark off the beach. All around good setup.
  • Price, and smooth drag from the spinfisher.
  • Rod is not very durable, some of the eyelet inserts started to break and fall out. Rod still performs great though.
By Pat
Heiskell, TN
Great rod and reel for surf fishing
October 17, 2018
I have the 10' rod and it's perfect for casting beyond the surf. Also works great for getting the line above the waves while in a rod holder. The reel is great and strong enough for pretty much anything you will catch. I have 80lb braid on it.
By Alex
Pozzuoli, Italy
Surf setup
August 4, 2016
This is my backup surf setup and it serves me well. works good and the reel is awesome.
By Macks
Penn SSV6500 10ft surf combo
July 27, 2016
Bought this combo for the cape cod canal and the rhode island beaches and breachways. It was by far the best fishing investment I've ever made. It casts effortlessly as far as you have the skills to throw it, and the retrieve is so smooth. Have caught a few stripers in the high 40 pound range and you could definitely catch fish much larger with no problems. Highly recommended.
  • Casting Ability, Smooth Retrieve, looks like a rolex
  • none
By Harry
Ormond Beach, FL
Penn Spin
March 22, 2015
I've been using Penn products for 30 years and they still have the workmanship. The rods tube wrapped handles are easy to grip and the light weight composite loads and casts well. And nothing else on the market I've used, cranks in line like a Penn reel.
  • Quality, modern materials and light weight. Nice aesthetics and strong combo for all surf, fish size ranges.
  • None.
By Christopher
Long Beach, NY
Can’t wait for Spring
February 7, 2015
Just bought this combo - the Spinfisher 6500 just feels like powerful, but effortless. Went with 150 yards 20# mono topped off with 140 yards of 50# power pro moss green. The rod is heavy power, good for bait and heavy lures. I may look at an 8 or 9 ft. Medium power for some of my lighter plugs.
  • one of the best overall reels for surf
  • rod well suited for fishing bait and heavier lures in strong currents
  • rod might not be best choice for lighter plugs like SPs/Bombers
By Ed
Crestview, Florida
Excellent combo
November 29, 2014
Just bought this Penn rod/reel combo from Tackle Direct. Great customer service and fast shipping. I bought this combo to surf fish the beach here in Destin Florida. I rigged the reel with 300 yards of 50# Power Pro moss green braided line and a 5' 50# fluorocarbon leader casting a 3oz pyramid lead sinker and live shrimp. I was more than satisfied with the smooth powerful casting ability of the rod and the the reel retrieve is outstanding, you can immediately feel the power of the SSV6500 gear box in action. Smooth micro adjustable sealed drag and sealed bearings makes for easy clean up when the fishing done.
4 Questions & 4 Answers
from Philadelphia, PA asked:
January 26, 2018
what would be a good 7ft rod to pair with the 6500 reel? multi-purpose - togging from jetties, inshore/offshore bottom fishing, etc. thanks
1 Answers
The Shimano TMS-70MH Teramar Inshore Southeast Spinning Rod would match well with the Spinfisher 6500 fishing for tatuog from jetties as well as lighter wreck fishing.
on January 26, 2018

from Troy, MO asked:
July 12, 2017
Is this interchangeable left vs. right hand retrieve?
1 Answers
The Penn Spinfisher reel can be used L/H and R/H.
on July 13, 2017

from Brighton, Michigan asked:
February 14, 2017
Is this rod a 2 piece rod
1 Answers
The rod as shown on website is a 2 piece rod. thank your for considering TackleDirect for your fishing needs.
on February 15, 2017

from Long Beach, NY asked:
January 16, 2015
Zeroing in on a Penn combo for Striped Bass surf fishing - will be fishing mostly plugs, metals, and bucktails. Would you recommend this or a different Penn combo? Long casting is important from where I will be fishing. Thanks. Chris
1 Answers
Hello Christopher. This would be an excellent combo for you! The Spinfisher is the perfect reel for your application! Please feel free to contact us if you have any more questions!
Customer Service
on January 18, 2015


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