Buy a Penn Fierce III Spinning Reel. Really. You get a lot of reel for your money. Penn Upgraded the drag system in this series so it uses their HT-100 drag system, which is really good! It's smooth, powerful and lasts a very long time. Penn Fierce III Spinning Reels are constructed of aluminum, are super durable and can handle a wide variety of fish. The Fierce line has been a favorite of charter boats, especially in Florida where they are fishing them every day because they get the job done. For under $100 you can get a reel that can handle big tarpon and shark. If you want a solid reel that is smooth and will last a long time, buy a Penn Fierce III Spinning Reel. You can fish it on a boat, on a pier or from the surf. They cast great and can also handle the rigors of bottom fishing. The best part is that you don't have to spend a lot of money to high quality fishing reel. Penn comes through with another winner!
Penn Fierce III Spinning Reels are available from 1000-8000 sizes. The smaller sizes have paddle handles. 5000 and larger have the bigger football shaped handle knobs. They can be fished in freshwater or saltwater. Fierce III reels are black with red accents.
Models: FRCIII1000, FRCIII2000, FRCIII2500, FRCIII3000, FRCIII4000, FRCIII5000, FRCIII6000, FRCIII8000,