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#11639870 - 06/01/16 10:28 AM Model of Lew's reel perference
97Stratos Offline
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Registered: 11/06/14
Posts: 45
Loc: Texas
What model of a Lew's is best for Fury 795 Swimbait rod and reason for perference.

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#11639919 - 06/01/16 10:49 AM Re: Model of Lew's reel perference [Re: 97Stratos]
musiclife_7 Offline
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Registered: 07/07/14
Posts: 1204
Loc: Wylie, TX
Super Duty wide spool.
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#11639952 - 06/01/16 11:07 AM Re: Model of Lew's reel perference [Re: 97Stratos]
LinkLowrance Offline
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Registered: 07/06/15
Posts: 222
Loc: Wayland, TX
I like the BB1 Pro's and the Tournament Pro G spool reels. I would get one around 6 or 6.4:1 for a swimbait

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#11639959 - 06/01/16 11:09 AM Re: Model of Lew's reel perference [Re: 97Stratos]
Trickster Offline
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Registered: 07/27/07
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For that application I would go with the BB1 Pro.
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#11640058 - 06/01/16 11:47 AM Re: Model of Lew's reel perference [Re: 97Stratos]
propman Offline
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Registered: 04/06/10
Posts: 401
Loc: Pilot Point, TX
The new Lew's super duty wide with a 7. something retrieve. Just ordered one from Tackle Warehouse. Did quite a bit of research and decided this was the one to use for swim baits, Alabama rigs, and any other heavy duty fishing situation where heavy line and lots of it would be an asset. Can't wait to get it and use it.


Edited by propman (06/01/16 11:50 AM)

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#11640067 - 06/01/16 11:49 AM Re: Model of Lew's reel perference [Re: 97Stratos]
Billy Blazer 300 HPDI Offline
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Registered: 08/16/08
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Loc: Pearland Texas/Rayburn Country...
Tournament MB's. they don't cost that much, cast good and do just fine for my weekend tournament fishing.
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#11640202 - 06/01/16 12:44 PM Re: Model of Lew's reel perference [Re: 97Stratos]
Big Swimbait Offline
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Registered: 02/01/14
Posts: 382
Loc: Irving
BB2 Pro Wide or the BB-2Z to save a few bucks. Extremely smooth, easy to palm, reliable.


Edited by Big Swimbait (06/01/16 12:46 PM)

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#11640460 - 06/01/16 02:23 PM Re: Model of Lew's reel perference [Re: 97Stratos]
ezbassin Offline
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Registered: 01/15/04
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Loc: Mansfield, Tx.
Super Duty by far would be my choice. I have several in various gear ratio's.

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#11640468 - 06/01/16 02:25 PM Re: Model of Lew's reel perference [Re: 97Stratos]
NTX RAIDER Offline
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Registered: 02/25/07
Posts: 352
Loc: Frisco, TX
The Super Duty Wide Spool, BB2 Wide, and BB2 Pro all hold the same amount of line. I'd go with one of those since you'll probably be throwing heavy line on long casts with swimbaits and umbrella rigs on it. The Super Duty Wide is a little beefier and has magnetic brakes while the BB2s both use centrifigual brakes. The BB2 pro is the lightest reel in the group and has the most adjustable brakes. I went with the new Super Duty Wide, and like it a lot. I can't speak to the BB2s, but my BB1 is a great cranking reel.

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#11640663 - 06/01/16 03:32 PM Re: Model of Lew's reel perference [Re: Trickster]
TxRanger1 Offline
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Registered: 12/31/15
Posts: 207
Loc: Humble,Tx
Originally Posted By: Trickster
For that application I would go with the BB1 Pro.

What he said.

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#11640741 - 06/01/16 04:07 PM Re: Model of Lew's reel perference [Re: 97Stratos]
Billy Blazer 300 HPDI Offline
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Registered: 08/16/08
Posts: 2120
Loc: Pearland Texas/Rayburn Country...
I didnt see the part about Swimbait. I don't throw the big ones anymore, but would use the wide spool bb1 or whatever it is if I did.
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#11640894 - 06/01/16 05:11 PM Re: Model of Lew's reel perference [Re: 97Stratos]
txwhitetail Offline
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Registered: 06/04/04
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Loc: San Angelo
Whichever one a Perstaffer sold me at discount!
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#11641086 - 06/01/16 06:33 PM Re: Model of Lew's reel perference [Re: 97Stratos]
OnEm247 Offline
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Registered: 03/23/15
Posts: 180
Loc: Tyler
For a 795 I would go with either the regular super duty or the wide version. The extra weight of the reel helps balance that length of rod out and keeps it from feeling tip heavy. The bb1 pro is an awesome reel though and I love mine, but imo that's the better choice reel for what you need.

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#11641169 - 06/01/16 07:07 PM Re: Model of Lew's reel perference [Re: 97Stratos]
lamoon78 Offline
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Registered: 05/05/10
Posts: 4331
Loc: Livingston Tx
Super Duty

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#11641835 - 06/02/16 06:12 AM Re: Model of Lew's reel perference [Re: 97Stratos]
97Stratos Offline
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Registered: 11/06/14
Posts: 45
Loc: Texas
Thank you for the information and experience of those using the product to which you responded.
I now think the Lew's Super Duty Wide Spool in 7:1 will be my choice.

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