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Old 01-06-2009, 10:58 PM
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Default American Made Penn's??

Which reels does Penn still make in the USA?
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Old 01-08-2009, 12:21 AM
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I'm pretty sure only the Internationals but i could be wrong, it might be none
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Old 01-09-2009, 10:30 PM
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The answer is none.
the only reel I know of still made in the USA is ZeeBaas.
Even VS say's Made in China now.
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Old 01-09-2009, 10:49 PM
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Im pretty sure the INTls are still made in Philly. High end stuff only.

http://www.usab2c.com/manufacturer/Pen
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Old 01-10-2009, 07:39 AM
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I'm dreaming now.... but Penn should pull out the 704/705/706 tooling and make a run of made in USA spinning reels.
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Old 01-10-2009, 10:35 AM
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Default Re: American Made Penn's??

Someone attempted to get that ball rolling already. It would have happened too but as it turns out a lot of the necessary tooling is gone forever
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Old 01-10-2009, 11:45 AM
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Default Re: American Made Penn's??

Yea, I think it's the Int'l reels as well.

Gimme back my Zebco Spinator.
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Old 01-10-2009, 01:51 PM
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I am pretty sure the 525 mag is still made in the states.
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