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Penn 109 #12491584
11/04/17 01:16 PM
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I have one of these old reels and was wondering if it can be converted to be free-spooling when casting?


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Re: Penn 109 [Re: Bob Landry] #12491595
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Dis able or remove the level wind

Re: Penn 109 [Re: lenahorse] #12491774
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Originally Posted By: lenahorse
Dis able or remove the level wind


That would reduce friction, but the level wind drives off the cog gear and would have no effect on allowing the the reel to free spool.
I was asking about making the reel cast with the handle not turning.


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