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To order from this page just make your selections and click on the "Add to Cart" button or the  "Buy" link. If you run into difficulties please make use of our toll-free line and give us a call. Our phone numbers, fax and email addresses are posted  at the bottom of this page.  

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Maintenance Products Page

Smooth Drags and Bearings
Corrosion X and Reel X
Salt Away

 

Newell Bearing Caps

Here's another excellent new product for those old school Newell fans. A log of folks have a great attachment to their Newell reels, and a bit of sadness that they are still not up and running. Maybe one of these days they will be... But, for those lucky enough to own one, some parts upgrades are available such as the frames that Tiburon is producing. Well, this week we have two new products designed to add some luster to your prized fishing companion. Over the years Newell had a few series of reels, some more favored than others, but all were very fishable pieces. One part that folks wanted to upgrade whether for cosmetic or functional reasons were their bearing caps and cups. The caps are shallower, the cups. Some of the Newell reels used a plastic cap which could be a problem in and of itself. Well, two firms have come forward with upgrades for us.

Tiburon has a nice stainless steel bearing cap. Just the cap and O ring, and it runs $20. Reel Speed has produced two products, both from Titanium: a Bearing Cap with shims and a Bearing Cup with shim washers and O rings 2 supplied. These run $18 and $20 respectively. If you are uncertain which ones are correct for your use, you may wish to contact John at our Huntington Beach shop or Mike at our San Diego location.

 

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Description  Price
Tiburon Stainless Steel Bearing Cap $20.00
Reel Speed Titanium Bearing Cap - replacement for Newell C and early S series reels (typically replaces the plastic caps) $18.00
Reel Speed Titanium Bearing Cups - Direct replacement for Newell P, G, Blackie, No Letter and Late Model S series $20.00

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GLOBAL PRECISION
Taking things a few steps further, with Newell still gone we've had folks asking about a few other parts for these wonderful reels. We now have a source for Newell Gears for the 200/300/400 series reels, more bearing options, and even gear kits for Penn Jigmasters and 112's (which Newell used to provide). These new gears are even better than what Newell used to offer, and they represent a very nice enhancement for these reels. Same story for the Penn products, 5:1 on the Jigmasters is a very nice thing. The gears are made from hardened 304 Stainless Steel.

We've recently added more parts for upgrading and maintaining your classic Newell reel: another source for Stainless Steel Bearing Caps and Shims, Stainless Steel Tension Washers, Stainless Steel Handle Washers and Stainless Steel Drag Washers.

Buy Description Price
Global Precision Main and Pinion Gear for Newell 200 300 400 $39.99
Global Precision Bearing Set for Newell 200 300 400 $10.00
Global Precision Main and Pinion Gears for Penn Jigmaster and 112 $39.99
Global Precision Stainless Steel Bearing Caps and Shims - 200, 300, 400 Series $18.00
Global Precision  Tension Washer Belleville Spring - 200, 300, 400 Series $3.99
Global Precision  Drag Washer Set - 200, 300, 400 Series $5.99
Global Precision  Handle Washer Set - 200, 300, 400 Series $5.99

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Drags

drags-r-us? If you fish a lot, you probably should replace your drags regularly, before they fail. If you fish for bigger game, sharks, long range, take care of this essential maintenance before your next trip. Undertaking the job of replacing drags isn't all that tough to do. I'd suggest simply buying the parts and breaking out the old screwdriver. There's a brief article you can read to gain confidence on the Fishermen's Journal section of this website. If you still aren't' too comfortable performing the surgery we can do the work for you. Send an e-mail if you would like us to perform maintenance on your reel. Otherwise, here are the essentials:



 

 

 
PENN WASHERS
Smoothies for PENN Reels
Smoothies for Penn #500 4/ea $3.00
Smoothies for Penn #140 4/ea $3.00
Smoothies for Penn #155 4/ea $3.00
     
Smoothies for Penn #349H 4/ea $6.00
Smoothies for Penn #10/0-12/0 5/ea $12.50
Smoothies for Penn #14/0-16/0 5/ea $15.00
Smoothies for Penn #49 (535, 545, 555GS) 4/ea $3.50
METAL WASHERS
METAL Washer Sets
Stainless Steel Ground FLAT and polished Smoooth
Smooth Drag Penn Metal Washers #500
set of 3
$7.00
Smooth Drag Penn Metal Washers #140
set of 3
$7.00
Smooth Drag Penn Metal Washers #113 thin
set of 5
$14.00
Smooth Drag Penn Metal Washers #114 thin
set of 5
$16.00
Smooth Drag Penn Metal Washers #113 thick
set of 3
$9.00
Smooth Drag Penn Metal Washers #114 thick
set of 3
$10.00
Smooth Drag Penn Metal Washers #349H thin
set of 3
$13.50
Smooth Drag metal washers for Abu #5500CA
(fits reels using drag 20907)
$7.00
Smooth Drag metal washers for Shimano
CT200 and 250 set of 1
$2.70
Smoothies for PENN Spinners
Smoothies for Penn Spinners SS6500 set of 3 $2.50
Smoothies for Penn Spinners SS7500 set of 3 $2.50
Smoothies for Penn Spinners SS8500 set of 3 $2.50
Stainless Steel YOKE
Smooth Drag Stainless Steel Yoke #500 $4.00
Smooth Drag Stainless Steel Yoke #113H $4.00
Smooth Drag Stainless Steel Yoke #114 $4.50
Smoothies for PENN GTI Level Wind
Smooth Drags Smoothies Penn 310 GTI set of 6 $3.50
Smooth Drags Smoothies Penn 320 and 320 GTI
set of 6
$5.50
Smooth Drags Smoothies Penn 340 and 345 GTI
set of 6
$5.50
Smoothies for DAIWA Reels
Smooth Drags Smoothies Daiwa #27 set of 4 $3.50
Smooth Drags Smoothies Daiwa #30H set of 4 $3.50
Smooth Drags Smoothies Daiwa #600H set of 4 $6.00
Smooth Drags Smoothies Daiwa #900H set of 4 $7.50
Smooth Drags Smoothies Daiwa #SL20 and 30SH
set of 4
$4.00
Smooth Drags Smoothies Daiwa #SL50SH
set of 6
$6.50
Smooth Drags Smoothies Daiwa #SLX40
and 50 HV and HC
$5.50
Smooth Drags Smoothies Daiwa #SG27 and 47 LC $5.50

Smooth Drag Stainless Steel and Ceramic Bearings
Abec 5 Oiled Bearing Set (2)
fits Newell 200, 300, 400's
500 4.6:1 and 500 5.5:1 #
 2 ea .185x.375x.125"
$10.00
     
Abec 5 Oiled Bearing Set (2)
for Newell 500 3.2:1 and 600's
fits Penn 525 Mag, 975,
Pro Gear 440, 445, 541,545
2 ea. .185x.375x.125"
$10.50
     
Ceramic Abec 5 Oiled Bearing Set (2)
for Newell 200, 300, 400's
500 4.6:1 and 500 5.5:1
$19.00
Ceramic Abec 5 Oiled Bearing Set (2)
for Newell 500 3.2:1 and 600's
fits Penn 525 Mag, 975,
Pro Gear 440, 445, 541,545
$19.00
     
Abec 5 Oiled Bearing Set (2)
fits shimano trinidad 12, 14, 16, 20 30 Torrium, TLD 15/30 & 20/40 Star
i ea. 6x12x4x& 4x14x5 mm
$12.99
Abec 5 Oiled Bearing Set (2)
for shimano trinidad 40 & 50
1 ea. 6x13x5 & 7x14x5 mm
$12.99
Abec 5 Oiled Bearing Set (2)
fits shimano TLD 5 & 10
i ea. 7x17x5 & 5x11x4 mm
$14.99
Abec 5 Oiled Bearing Set (2)
for shimano TLD 15, 20 & 25 single speeds
1 ea. 7x17x5 & 6x12x4 mm
$14.99
Abec 5 Oiled Bearing Set (2)
fits shimano TLD 20 & 30 2-speeds,
torsa 16N, 16, 20 & 30
i ea. 7x17x5 & 7x14x5 mm
$14.99
Abec 5 Oiled Bearing Set (2)
for shimano TLD 50II & 50 LRS
1 ea. 8x19x6 & 8x16x5 mm
$16.99
     
Ceramic Abec 5 Oiled Bearing Set (2)
for Daiwa Saltiga and Saltist
a ea. 4x11x4 & 7x14x5
$12.99
Ceramic Abec 5 Oiled Bearing Set (2)
for Daiwa SLX 40 & 50 Grandwave Z and X
1 ea 4x11x4 & 7x14x5
$12.99
 
Smoothies for ABU Reels
Smoothies for Penn #49 (535, 545, 555GS) 4/ea $3.50
Smoothies for Abu #053 2/ea $2.00
Smoothies for Abu #053A large 2/ea $2.00
Smoothies for Abu #079 2/ea $2.00
Smoothies for Abu #271 2/ea $2.00
Smoothies for Abu #7000C 5/ea $5.00
Smoothies for Abu #5500CA (Abu part #20907) 4/ea $5.00
Smoothies For DAIWA Spinners
Smoothies for Daiwa Spinners #6-B36-0204 set of 3 $2.50
Smoothies for Daiwa Spinners #6-373-3712 set of 3 $2.50
Smoothies for Daiwa Spinners #6-E13-6001 set of 3 $2.50
Smoothies for Daiwa Spinners #6-375-5902 set of 1 $1.00
Smoothies for Daiwa Spinners #6-373-3701 set of 3 $2.50
Smoothies for Daiwa Spinners #6-375-7802 set of 3 $2.50
Smoothies for Daiwa Spinners #6-372-6504 set of 3 $2.50
New ............ Xtreme Smoothies
Xtreme Smoothies for Penn #955 & 965
set of 4
$8.50
Xtreme Smoothies for Penn #975 & 975CS
set of 4
$8.50
Xtreme Smoothies for Daiwa #SL20 and SL30
set of 3
$9.00
Xtreme Smoothies for Daiwa #SL50SH
set of 5
$12.00
Xtreme Smoothies for Newell #600 Series
set of 5
$14.00
Xtreme Smoothies for Abu #5500CA Series
set of 4 (abu part#20907)
$6.50
Xtreme Smoothies for Abu #7000C Series
set of 5
$8.50
Xtreme Smoothies for Shimano CT100
set of 2
$4.50
Xtreme Smoothies for Shimano CT200
set of 2
$4.50
Xtreme Smoothies for Shimano CT400
set of 4
$8.50
Xtreme Smoothies for Shimano CT50
set of 2
$4.00
Xtreme Smoothies for Shimano CT700
set of 4
$9.00
Xtreme Smoothies for Shimano Trinidad 12/14
set of 4
$13.00
Xtreme Smoothies for Shimano Trinidad 16/20/30
set of 4
$13.00
Xtreme Smoothies for Shimano Trinidad 40/50
set of 4
$20.00

 

New ............ Carbontex

Carbon Fiber Drags! The Carbontex drags can be used "dry or wet" and
 have become the most popular enhancements we offer for extending
drag capability on reels.

Smooth Drag Carbontex Abu 5500 - abu20907 $9.00
Smooth Drag Carbontex Abu 7000 $10.50
Smooth Drag Carbontex Calcutta 200 $6.00
Smooth Drag Carbontex Calcutta 300/400 $9.00
Smooth Drag Carbontex Calcutta 700 $10.00
Smooth Drag Carbontex Daiwa Saltiga 15, 20, 30 washer $20.00
Smooth Drag Carbontex Daiwa Saltiga 30T, 40, 50 washer $20.00
Smooth Drag Carbontex Daiwa Saltist 20/30 $20.00
Smooth Drag Carbontex Daiwa Saltist 35/40/50 $20.00
Smooth Drag Carbontex Daiwa Sealine & Grandwave X Z 20 & 30 (40&50 SHW, SHV, SHA) $20.00
Smooth Drag Carbontex Daiwa Sealine & Grandwave X Z 40 & 50
(SLX, SHA, SHV, SHVK, HW)
$20.00
Smooth Drag Carbontex Daiwa Saltiga Spinner 3 washer $9.00
Smooth Drag Carbontex Daiwa Saltiga Spinner 5 washer $15.00
Smooth Drag Carbontex Daiwa Baitcasters 3 washer $10.00
Smooth Drag Carbontex Daiwa Millionaire 3 washer $10.00
Smooth Drag Carbontex Daiwa Millionaire 5 washer $16.60
Smooth Drag Carbontex Newell 500 series $11.00
Smooth Drag Carbontex Newell 600 series $17.50
Smooth Drag Carbontex Penn 113H 5 Stack $17.00
Smooth Drag Carbontex Shimano TLD 5 & 10 $18.00
Smooth Drag Carbontex Shimano TLD 15 $18.00
Smooth Drag Carbontex Shimano TLD 20 & 25 Single Speed $18.00
Smooth Drag Carbontex Shimano Calcutta 200 $9.00
Smooth Drag Carbontex Trinidad Torium 16, 20, 30 $18.00

 

 

RZ-3 Composite
Smooth Drags RZ-3 composite for
Pro Gear Wahoo and Tuna Special - set of 3
$10.00

 

 

 


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*Penn 500 fits Pro Gear 250 & 251 and Newell 200, 300 and 400 series.
*Penn 113H Thick fits Pro Gear 440, 454, 541 and 545.

 


 

 

Two Tools You Need

Doing some maintenance, simply need to spin on your bolts for the reel clamp or swap out a handle. Here are a couple hard to find must-haves you should keep in your bag or on your bench. The two tools pictured are some of the most useful things you can have available. Add a shorty screwdriver and you're pretty much done when it comes to working on Penns, Avets, Newells... Super versatile. The four way wrench covers the most used nuts/bolts used in fishing reel manufacture. The 8 in one Reel Handle Wrench will make life easier on you when time comes to open up a reel and take off the handle. These two products are offered together at a dandy deal, or individually. Both tools pretty well cover your needs for taking down Penn, Daiwa, Newell, Abu and some nameless bike makers reels.

 

 

 

Buy Description Price
8 in 1 Reel Handle Wrench $7.80
Four Way Wrench $7.99
Four Way Wrench & 8 in 1 Wrench $15.00

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Corrosion Technologies

corrosionxReelXapp.jpg (11956 bytes)The best thing that's happened to your fishing reel since you took it out of the box!

ReelX is the new, hi-tech, extreme-pressure lubricant that stops and prevents wear, corrosion and rust. It contains no wax, tar, silicone or other solids; So It Can't Gum-Up. Outperforms all other lubricants, displaces moisture, and WON'T HARM MONOFILIMENT.

bulletImproves Reel Performance
bulletStops/Prevents Rust & Corrosion

Reel-X - anti corrosion and lubrication @ $5.95
(Reel-X is a lubricant for your fishing reel, which also has very good corrosion protection qualities. Use it where ever you would normally lubricate your reel, but wipe the reel down
SpeedX Point-of-Purchase with a bit of Reel-X on the rag for some extra protection. If you own a Pro Gear, please use this product internally with regularity.)

 

Speed-X - anti corrosion and lubrication, for the ultimate distance from your cast, minimize bearing restriction and wear. Works under heavy loads and high temperatures. Actually polar bonds to the metal surface and will not sling off. Penetrates into sealed bearings. @ $7.95

 

 

Buy Description Price
Reel X $5.95
Speed X $7.95


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corrosionx2cans.gif (5007 bytes)CorrosionX is the most useful and versatile product of its kind. As one customer stated, "It's a complete service facility in a can." And, it's economical. Users estimate that a single 16-oz. can of CorrosionX will outperform and outlast 8 - 10 cans of the popular household "lubricant/penetrant," making it far more economical to use. A supervisor in a maintenance facility for a major oil company called it an "inventory reducer" because they use it for so many different applications.

STOPS AND PREVENTS CORROSION AND RUST
Use CorrosionX where you want corrosion control without a messy wax coating. A light spray of CorrosionX on power heads, generator sets and engines two or three times a year will keep them looking like new -- even in saltwater conditions.
A MULTI-FUNCTIONAL PRODUCT

In addition to its corrosion fighting properties, CorrosionX is also a super lubricant and penetrant. It lubricates under heavy loads and high temperatures. Use it on sheaves, hinges, locks, cables/wire ropes, windlasses or other rotating devices. It is ideal for fishing reels and guns. And, CorrosionX penetrates like nothing you've ever used. Corroded or rusted nuts, bolts or fittings can usually be removed in just a few minutes.

NOT HARMFUL TO THE ENVIRONMENT
The Volatile Organic Content (VOC) of CorrosionX is only 8.6% (the "popular" brand is 76% solvent). Plus it's available in non-aerosol, pump-up containers that are reusable and recyclable.


Corrosion-X - 6 oz aerosol spray @ $8.95
Corrosion-X - 16 oz aerosol spray @ $15.95 062500d.jpg (10063 bytes)
Corrosion-X - 16 oz trigger pump @ $15.95
Daiwa Reel Greaser - bellows @ $4.99
(I especially like to use this product between Accurate sideplates and the frame, and the screw threads.)

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Maintenance Products & Corrosion Protection
These produces were off the market until their re-introducting at ICAST July 2011. They are great, and we were very sad to see them go away, and ecstatic to see their return. The Rod and Reel cleaner is something you should have with you on your boat, or in your bag while on a long range trip. Very useful stuff. A bottle of that and a bottle of Salt X will go a long way to ensuring that your gear lasts a lifetime.

PENN Rod & Reel Cleaner with IR39 Corrosion Inhibitors-

PENN Rod & Reel Cleaner with IR39 Corrosion Inhibitors is a superior cleaner and rust inhibitor for use with all fishing tackle.  Use PENN Cleaner & Corrosion inhibitor to remove build-up on all internal parts of your reel while doing scheduled preventive maintenance.  Refer to your owner’s manual.  Spray on all type of rods, reels and lines then lightly wipe down after returning from your trip to help prevent moisture and salt build-up that can be a major cause of corrosion.  PENN Cleaner & Corrosion Inhibitor will have no adverse effects on line and/or composite material on your equipment.  Use PENN Cleaner & Corrosion Inhibitor on most Marine equipment including:  Motors, Downriggers, Winches, Pulleys, Trailers and anything that might rust due to exposure to everyday environmental/weather conditions.

Benefits:

• Cleans Internal & External Reel Parts

• Helps Prevent Salt Build-Up

• Helps Prevent Corrosion

• Helps Repel Water

• Safe On All Metal & Composite Parts

• Safe On Lines & All Type Rods

 

Available Sizes:

12 oz. Spray Bottle, 4 oz. Spray Bottle,

PENN Synthetic Reel Oil-

Due to the harsh marine environment today, preventive maintenance is a must!  With anglers in mind, PENN Synthetic Reel Oil was developed to assure optimum lubrication protection against corrosion and rust, offering smoother operation, extending superior results for longer casting and smoother retrieval.  PENN products are endorsed by both Saltwater and Freshwater guides. 

Applications:

• Worm Gears

• Ball Bearings

• Spool Shafts

• Rotor Pins & Springs

• Crank Shafts

• Oscillating Plates

Benefits:

• Longer Cast

• Protection Against Rust & Corrosion

• Cleans & Lubricates

• Smoother Operation

• Extended Reel Life

Available Sizes:

2 oz. Bottle, 4 oz. Bottle,

PENN Precision Reel Grease-

PENN Precision Reel Grease is custom designed grease, made from special base stocks and unique additives.  It is formulated to perform over a wide temperature range in applications where grease is the preferred lubricant.  Proprietary components provide PENN Precision Reel Grease with superior lubricity; wear protection, water stability, load-carrying capacity and rust protection over other conventional greases.  Its advanced technology also contributes to excellent oxidation and thermal resistance.

Applications:

• Main Gears

• Crank Gear

• Pinion Gear

• Bushings

Benefits

• Wide Temperature Performance

• High Load-Carrying Capabilities

• Salt, Dirt and Water Resistant

• Superior Lubricity & Water Stability

• Excellent Oxidation & Thermal Resistance

• Compatible with a Wide Range of other

   types of grease

Available Sizes:

.5 oz. Tube-N-Box, 2 oz. Jar, 1 lb. Tub,

PENN Angler’s Pack Combination-

PENN Synthetic Reel Oil & PENN Precision Reel Grease

PENN Angler’s Pack is designed for optimum protection on all types of tackle uses to include reels, rods, and line. Giving you the better of two worlds, value and convenience, the PENN Angler’s Pack has both PENN Precision Reel Grease and PENN Synthetic Reel Oil in tackle box sizes. Due to the harsh marine environment, preventive maintenance is a must. With anglers in mind, PENN Angler’s Pack was developed to assure optimum lubrication protection against corrosion and rust, offering smoother operation, extending superior results for longer casting and smoother retrieval. Both Saltwater and Freshwater Guides endorse PENN products.

Great for your fishing excursions!

 

Angler Pack Includes:

.5 oz. Penn Synthetic Reel Oil & 1 oz. Penn Precision Grease

 

 

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Description Price
Penn Angler Pack Synthetic Reel Oil and Grease
Perfect companion for multi-day boat trips
$6.99
Penn Synthetic Reel Oil 2 oz $3.49
Penn Synthetic Reel Oil 4 oz $4.49
Penn Precision Reel Grease 2 oz $4.49
Penn Precision Reel Grease 1 lb $15.99
Penn Reel Cleaner 12 oz Large Pump Spray $8.99
Penn Reel Cleaner 4 oz
Trip Size Pump Spray - perfect for bringing along on extended trips offshore
$4.49

 

Cal's Speedshop Accessories

Cal's is well known for their conversions and blueprinting of Penn reels.  They also have a couple maintenance items of interest, their new Universal Reel and Star Drag Grease and heavy duty drag plates for Shimano Trinidad and Torium reels.  The grease is capable of handling heavy use, high temperatures, and extended fights from big time fish. 

 

Buy Description Price
Cals Universal Grease 1 oz $8.99
Cals Universal Grease 16 oz $30.00


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Salt-Away has been around for quite a few years, and I've used it religiously on my own boats and reels. The product is the best of it's type on the market, with testimonials and scientific back-up to prove the point. It's the best in the business for salt reduction and removal.

There are three basic methods of removing salt with Salt-Away:

1. Immersion
2. Pressure from spray bottles, compression pump sprayers, garden or other hoses, pressure washers. Diluting Salt-Away is necessary either by pre-mixing or by delivering it from a device that is set to the correct dilution ration while attached to a water hose.
3. Wet vacuuming

Salt-Away must be diluted. The Salt-Away solution immediately dissolves any soluble contaminant. Runoff is required to remove the salt. As runoff begins, ingredients in the product will not allow the soluble contaminants in their dissolved state to attach to the surface, and a sheeting effect is created allowing the runoff to carry the contaminants all the way off the equipment. In areas that stay wet longer and are primarily inaccessible or where salt is trapped, the corrosion inhibitors in the product will keep equipment from rusting and corroding from the inside-out.

Immersing items in a bath of Salt-Away solution is accomplished by dipping the item into the solution until completely covered by the liquid, and removing it and allowing the liquid to run off the surfaces due to gravity. This is a common method for cleaning reels - the old dump 'em in a bucket routine used on many long range boats on the way back home. Doing this in plain old water does not really get the job done, as many guys have found. But, this method when used with a diluted solution of Salt-Away does work, and work well. The recommended dilution ratios for an immersion solution with fresh water can range from 5% to 20% by volume. A richer solution greater than 20% by volume is not recommended. Rinsing the item with fresh water after the immersion process is optional.

Application by pressure methods: There are 2 conditions necessary for Salt-Away to remove salt:
(1) the pressure of the water source must be consistent and great enough to cause runoff and...
(2) complete and thorough runoff of the solution to the exit areas of the surface must occur. Except for salt build-up areas, results are immediate. If these conditions do not exist, the Salt-Away solution will dissolve the salt, but the salt will remain on the surface.

Vertical Surfaces: Upon reaching the surface to be treated, the Salt-Away solution immediately dissolves any soluble contaminant. If the pressure is not strong enough to cause complete runoff, the solution will dissolve the soluble contaminants, the runoff will begin, then slow to a drizzle, and eventually stop before reaching the removal area. If this situation occurs, the salt is not fully removed.

Horizontal Surface: The method for removal is more difficult, but can be accomplished by "pushing" the dissolved contaminants with the pressurized spray or stream of the Salt-Away solution until they are pushed off the surface.

Salt crystals are a mineral of the earth and can not be destroyed. There is no other element or product that can cause salt crystals to disappear or vanish from a surface by dissolving them. But they can be moved while in solution! After it is moved, it will stay where it is put until something else comes along and moves it again. Salt-Away helps you move the salt away from the metal surfaces you are attempting to protect.

Recommended Dilution Ratios - for general maintenance
(for specific winterizing and for use with more serious corrosion concerns higher ratios can be recommended - info supplied with product)
1 oz concentrate/4 gallons of water for pressure applications - water hose or other non-spray bottle application. Recommended for exterior salt removal for general maintenance, also recommended for salt water engine flush applications.
2 oz concentrate/4 gallons of water, for tougher exterior salt removal problems
 

How do fishermen and boaters use Salt-Away, the basic how-to's of it all...
1 - Reel bath - use a diluted solution of Salt-Away in a bucket and dunk your reel if it's been exposed to a lot of salt or been immersed in saltwater. Crank up the drag (lever or star) when dunking, back off to allow the reel to dry. In some cases it's not a bad idea to crank the handle a few turns to loosen intruded salt deposits.

2 - Spray down - if the salt exposure is minimal use a diluted spray to dissolve the salt particles and then wipe 'em off the reel.

3 - Boaters should flush their outboards after saltwater use. The proof is graphic and demonstrable, if you flush your motor after saltwater use, it WILL LAST LONGER.

 

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Description Price
Salt-Away 4 ounce spray - great for use while on a trip

Fishing Equipment Spray

Ready to use.
This 4-ounce spray is a mild formula designed for anglers to spray salt off reels, rods, line and guides while fishing.
Safe for all brands of reels, rods and line
No need to rinse
Prevents build-up on reel.
Leaves no scent in the water.
Tackle box size.

 

6.99
Salt-Away 16 oz Spray

Professional Strength Spray

 The 16 ounce Professional Strength spray item is formulated for stubborn areas where salt has accumulated. Spray on. Let rest for a few minutes. Rinse off. No scrubbing necessary in most cases.
Removes heavy build-up and is used for maintenance on smaller items.
Rinsing recommended for some items.

 

12.49
Salt-Away 32 oz Concentrate

After using the COMBO KIT (Quart with Mixing Unit), purchasing either a QUART or a GALLON of Salt-Away Concentrate are the recommended choices, depending on frequency of use, area to cover, and economic considerations.

16.99
Salt-Away Quart Concentrate & Mixing Unit

Recommended as the ‘Starter Kit’ for many applications.
Packaged as one quart of Salt-Away Concentrate with Salt-Away’s unique Mixing Unit included.
The Mixing Unit connects to a garden hose for dispensing.
No need to purchase Mixing Unit again. Quart and gallon refills may be purchased.

 

41.99
Salt-Away 1 Gallon Concentrate

After using the COMBO KIT (Quart with Mixing Unit), purchasing either a QUART or a GALLON of Salt-Away Concentrate are the recommended choices, depending on frequency of use, area to cover, and economic considerations.

 

44.99
Mixing Unit - use when flushing motor or wash-down
 

Salt-Away's Mixing Unit is the most popular way to dispense the Salt-Away Concentrated formula, and it is the required dispenser needed for many of Salt-Away’s applications.
Constructed with a 3-position valve (Off, Rinse, Salt-Away)

24.99


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