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Penn Slammer III Spinning Fishing Reel (Size 5500) and Maintenance Kit

  • mfr: SLAIII5500_K1
  • SKU: SLAIII5500-K1
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Product highlights

  • Full Metal Body, sideplate, and rotor
  • CNC Gear technology
  • IPX6 Sealed body and spool design
  • Sealed Slammer drag system with dura-drag
  • 7+1 stainless steel bearing system
  • Automatic bail trip

Penn Slammer III Spinning Fishing Reel (Size 5500) and Maintenance Kit

Trusted by charter captains all over the world, the Penn Slammer III Spinning Reel is back and better than ever before. Durable and reliable, it's built for heavy-duty fishing from either boat or shore.

This spinning reel's Slammer Drag System is now updated with Penn's exclusive Dura-Drag system--a combo that won't let you down when you finally hook that big wahoo fish! 

Full Metal Body, Sideplate, and Rotor

No matter how heavy the load gets, the Penn Slammer III Spinning Reel is up for the task. Featuring a full metal body, sideplate, and rotor, this fishing reel eliminates twists when under high drag pressure while you're battling with gamefish.

CNC Gear Technology 

Penn utilized CNC gear technology in the engineering process of the Slammer III Spinning Reel. Ensuring smooth operation, this reel's precision aluminum/brass main gear and brass pinion are machined for exact tolerances. 

IPX6 Sealed Body and Spool

This reel boasts and IPX6 sealed system that keeps water out of the gear box and drag system. Enjoy peace of mind knowing that no matter how many time you take it out to sea, saltwater won't corrode it.

Instant Anti-Reverse

Instant Anti-Reverse eliminates even the slightest rotor back play for instant hook-ups every time, while the 8 sealed stainless steel bearing system provides smooth retrieves.


Retrieve Interchangeable
Reel Size 5500
Configuration Core


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You will receive a full refund when you return an item in its original manufacturer’s packaging, undamaged and unmarked. If the item you are returning is priced at less than $35, you will be charged a 15% restocking fee. Please note you will not be refunded any shipping charges. 
You have 30 days to make a return. During the holiday season, from November 1 to December 31, we extend the return window to 60 days. 
If your order has been noticeably damaged in transit, we strongly recommend that you refuse delivery and notify us immediately. Claims for missing items or items damaged in transit must be made within 48 hours of delivery. If there is carrier damage, please contact [email protected] with your order number and a description of the damage. 
Oh no! Please contact our customer service team so we can resolve the issue immediately. You can call us on 1.800.221.0828, email us at [email protected], or send us a message here.  
We do not currently offer exchanges. Please return the item you purchased within 30 days and order what you’d like instead. 
If you ordered a kit, you must return all components and accessories to receive a full refund. 
If you ordered a product that included a free item, you must include the free item with your return. If not, your return will not be accepted and you will not receive a full refund. 
We currently only offer camera repairs at our Brooklyn store. The item must be dropped off and collected in person as we do not accept shipped items for repair. For more information, please call our Brooklyn store on 1.718.431.7900. 
Most items can be returned within 30 days for a full refund. Click here to read our full return policy. 

Shipping and Returns

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We offer free expedited shipping on thousands of items within the continental USA (this does not include Alaska and Hawaii).

Flexible, Easy Returns

If you're not happy with your purchase for any reason, our flexible 30-day free return policy makes it easy to get a full refund. Click here to view our return policy.

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Penn Slammer III Spinning Fishing Reel (Size 5500) and Maintenance Kit SKU: SLAIII5500-K1

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