Challenging Sea Battles Require PENN® Conventional Reels
On the hunt for marlin, sailfish, or a big dorado? Wherever they lurk, you’ll find a PENN® Conventional Reel doing the heavy lifting. Made for catching powerful fish in rough conditions, PENN® Conventional Reels are sturdy combinations of speed, power and toughness, made for deep saltwater applications when you are dropping heavy bait to the bottom.
The popularity of these renowned reels can be traced to their powerful drag system and precision-machined lightweight/high strength construction. Smooth start up and control plus corrosion resistance for longevity, PENN® Conventional Reels are constructed with the most challenging battles in mind, from feisty mackerel to trophy tuna. A favorite of charter boat captains for their heavy-duty construction, these Conventional Saltwater Reels perform due diligence for bottom fishing and trolling in the harshest conditions, day after day. Punch and speed are their sweet spot for fishing albacore on day boats off the West Coast and serving up kingfish in the southeast. You won’t find a more dependable versatile performer anywhere.
Celebrated Leader of Star Drag Saltwater Reels
The world-renown Senator series truly represents the epitome of Conventional Saltwater Reels. These reels can pull anything off the bottom. We launched the Senator in 1936, and this star drag reel has only garnered more admiration. A true offshore workhorse, the Senator series has amassed more IGFA big game world records than any other reel in the industry. (Check out the US Senator® for the best money can buy.
Of course, the Jigmaster® shouldn’t be overshadowed. This reel is a longtime favorite in positioning PENN® as the best conventional reel manufacturer anywhere. Built for frequent trips, we love its take-apart feature for changing spools on the water. And don’t stop there—enjoy our full line of the best Conventional Reels on the market, including the Warfare™ versatility that’s easy on the wallet, and the International IV series for its high-strength machined from lightweight aircraft grade aluminum.
It’s time to choose your weapon, so choose one that’s powerful and designed to last. Browse size, speed, and model specs for comparison to make it easy.