Adding bearings

Discussion in 'Reel Repair and Upgrades' started by kingdawes, Sep 11, 2007.

  1. kingdawes

    kingdawes New Member

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    I want to add bearing to the other side of my spools on the 7000ic3 and 6500c3 will this increase my distance casting? Is adding the bearings something that can be done?
    Is there anything else I can do to the reel to increase distance performance?
    Thank you
     
  2. catBob

    catBob New Member

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    yes this dose help check out mikesreelrepair.com he has all the stuff u need for 7000/6500 i own 2 chrome 6500 rockets i put in new ceramic bearing from breakaway and dual ball bearing level winds and ball bearing idler gears i can empty a 150yard of 20lbs every cast but thats beside the point good luck