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  1. Hi Friends, I'm looking to sell my VSX 150. It comes with the power handle and is spooled with 30# spiderwire camo braid. This reel is clean, well maintained, but it comes in used condition and has some scratches and dings (see pictures). Still performs well though. Comes with everything in the pictures. I'm asking for $600 or best offer (shipped or available for pickup in West Palm Beach, FL). I am selling so that I can purchase a fly rod for local fish, and no longer need my striped bass slayer. Serious offers only. Thanks!
  2. I have a question about braided line on VR and VSX reels. Is there any reason why you would not recommend deviating from the published line recommendations? For example, will 15# braid cast better than 20# on a VR50 with marginally less strength? On the other end of the spectrum, will the small cup of the VSX150 be a problem for 40# or 50# braid when throwing artificials for snook or tarpon. I normally wouldn't care about experimenting, but braid is expensive and there's a ton of smart anglers who can answer my question and save me a few bucks. I just moved to FL so there is a lot of different fishing going on, not just surfcasting (who knew).
  3. Hello, all I am having a dilemma with pairing these tools. I have vs150, vs200, gsb1201L, and gsb1081m and lb. test line. I'm hoping this would cover the Southshore, Northshore open beaches, back bays, occasional Montauk, and inlets (specifically the 2 Southshore inlets). My biggest issue last year was reaching the outer bar on the open beaches (using a 9' only). I wanted the 1201L as my all-around paired with the lighter vs150 on 30lb line. Then, the 1081m with the vs200 as my occasional Montauk and inlet rod. Do I have it backward? Thank you.
  4. Looking to buy a VSX150B and/or an ODM Frontier X 9’6”. Let me know what youve got!! Will need it shipped to 94080 unless your local to the Bay Area, CA
  5. Selling a take off vsb150 black handle knob kit with rear locking nut. Recently purchased a used VSX 150 that had the vsb handle installed new at sale. I preferred the round version so switched out. I believe this should also fit a VS100 series. $48 shipped USA 48. PayPal
  6. If anyone is interested I have a seigler sgn smoke/blue $190.00 cosmetics 8/10 maybe a single small scratch if any mechanically 10/10 used less then 5 hours comes with original bag and reel mount plate missing 1 mount screw. SOLD * no longer available * also have. nikon d7500 with Nikon camera bag original Nikon strap and 2 lenses 1#18-55 f 3/5mm not vr lens and #2 50mm f1.8 ais lens and a 15gb memory card not to sure but I can double check i don’t have box or paper work and it does not come with Nikon’s original battery or charger I have the digi power battery and charger $700.00 cash/PayPal if interested ill even do a even trade for a vsx 150 As I am trying to purchase a vsx 150 again smh as my last one was stolen. Keep your box and bag I don’t need it either I don’t care for cosmetic rash or color it could be lime green for all I care as long as it is mechanically 10/10. Also looking for a Saragossa 6k - 8k If you have one collecting dust I have $170.00 but that’s about as high as I’m willing to pay at this time. I would honestly prefer to do a local meet but PayPal ready ! I live in sheepshead bay , Brighton beach area but work in the Manhattan west village/ Greenwich village area
  7. Hello, i have a VS150BXP for sale, i just bought about 2 months ago from Bobby J’s tackle. I have only used it twice, never dunked or anything. It comes with the Power knob and fully spooled with 30lbs suffix 832 in blue camo. $700 shipped to your door. Not looking for any trades, i still have original receipt and everything the original box came with including the stock knob. $675 for local pickup in the Bay area, CA.
  8. I’ve been looking through the bts forums and always keep an eye out for a used Van staal reel. What’s an average price for used: vs150 worth compared to Vsx150 vs200compared with vsx200. All bail-less Let’s say they are all in the same shape cosmetically and each been serviced to working capacity. 3 years use or so. Thanks for any help .
  9. Hi everyone, I am currently looking into buying a new surf rod and equipping it with a Van Staal. I have never before owned a Van Staal, and I am unsure of the size that I should get for my rod. The rod that I am buying is a 9'6" Shimano Tiralejo. It is rated medium action. From what I've heard, VS150 is for rods in the 9' range and the VS200 is more for rods in the 10' range. This stumps me because the rod that I am getting is right in between these estimates. If I were to buy the VS 200 I am worried that the reel would be too heavy and bulky for a long day of surfcasting. I am not so much worried about extreme drag or extreme line capacity. Because of this, I am leaning more towards the 150. Just wanted to ask everyone's opinions before I pulled the trigger on such an expensive reel.
  10. I've had my VSX200 for 2 years, had it serviced both off-seasons and have now decided it is time for me to go lighter as I throw a lot more soft plastics and finesse lures than I did at the time I purchased the reel. My reel has some minor love scratches but reels smoothly and the drag is immaculate. Reel will come in original box. I am looking for a VSX150 in a straight-up trade or I will consider a VS150 plus a couple $$/interesting plugs for the downgrade I will try to post some pictures later tonight of the reel and scratches and if not i can more easily email/text them to anyone who is interested.
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