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#12426220 - 09/14/17 09:05 AM Best power handle for ABU 6500
littlewheel Online   content
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Registered: 07/17/12
Posts: 679
Loc: Gladewater , Tx
Seen a few different ones,just looking for one that I can take my stock one off and put the new ones on with out having to find different screws and such.

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#12426276 - 09/14/17 09:42 AM Re: Best power handle for ABU 6500 [Re: littlewheel]
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Registered: 07/23/11
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How bout the ones off the Abu Garcia site who_knows

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#12426314 - 09/14/17 10:12 AM Re: Best power handle for ABU 6500 [Re: Magged Out]
littlewheel Online   content
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Registered: 07/17/12
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Loc: Gladewater , Tx
Originally Posted By: Magged Out
How bout the ones off the Abu Garcia site who_knows
I'm sure they are fine, however the say the screws that hold the cover on aren't long enough. That is why I asked for one that came with all necessary hardware

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#12426343 - 09/14/17 10:30 AM Re: Best power handle for ABU 6500 [Re: littlewheel]
trlrman Offline
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Registered: 04/24/08
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will the stock cover not work ?
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#12426355 - 09/14/17 10:39 AM Re: Best power handle for ABU 6500 [Re: trlrman]
El Gato Azul Offline
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Registered: 01/31/16
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Got all mine from Abu off Amazon and they all work fine.
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#12426379 - 09/14/17 10:56 AM Re: Best power handle for ABU 6500 [Re: littlewheel]
El Gato Azul Offline
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You use the same screw that's on your current reel handle cap. Don't over tighten and strip the threads.


Edited by El Gato Azul (09/14/17 10:57 AM)
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#12426385 - 09/14/17 11:00 AM Re: Best power handle for ABU 6500 [Re: El Gato Azul]
Dothead Offline
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Registered: 06/06/11
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Originally Posted By: El Gato Azul
You use the same screw that's on your current reel handle cap. Don't over tighten and strip the threads.

+1 on what he said.
I bought the Abu ones off of Amazon and they worked fine.

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#12426404 - 09/14/17 11:14 AM Re: Best power handle for ABU 6500 [Re: littlewheel]
littlewheel Online   content
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Registered: 07/17/12
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Ok guys, thanks for the input. restrung everything last night and getting ready for the big take downs.

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#12432521 - 09/19/17 08:26 AM Re: Best power handle for ABU 6500 [Re: littlewheel]
Big Sam Offline
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Registered: 08/20/08
Posts: 773
Loc: Arkansas
you can get just a hair longer screw for the cap at your local bolt and screw specialty shop..there a lot cheaper i get mine from shamrock bolt and screw company....along with other screws for the reel...
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