avet pro ex 30 vs penn 16vsx?

Discussion in 'Tackle and Rigging' started by mad mike, Feb 15, 2009.

  1. mad mike

    mad mike Junior member

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    Which would you choose for 60lb standups and why?
     
  2. d-a

    d-a Senior Member

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    Which would you choose for 60lb standups and why?

    What are you targeting and where? Are you going to use braid backing or straight mono?

    d-a
     

  3. pwcrab

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    i have an avet 30w and love it have only had 2 medium bluefin on it so far but its been great....... i fish the northeast canyons we use all penn int's i bought an avet woo x and 30w to try them out they are awesome but i would stick to the smaller powerful 16vsx for a northeast style of fishing white marlin pitching to bluefin jigging 16 seems like a great choice i want to buy one for the upsoming season
     
  4. rhale

    rhale Senior Member

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    I have both reels and would have to choose the 16 VSX over the Avet. I also choose the 16 VSX over my Accurate ATD because of the drag curve when chunking.
     
  5. stresst

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    I have both reels and would have to choose the 16 VSX over the Avet. I also choose the 16 VSX over my Accurate ATD because of the drag curve when chunking.


    Wanna trade your ATD for a VSX?? ;)