A High End Reel, The Peen Senator Star Drag 115L2 Reel Review

We are going to be looking at the Peen Senator Star Drag 115L2 reel. We will have a little of history too. The Peen Senator Star Drag reel is a workhorse for reeling in the big ones. We will be covering description, features and specifications. The Peen Senator reel works best in saltwater fishing. The Peen fishing tackle company has been around for quite a few years now.

I do not by all means know everything about fishing tackle. This my opinion regarding this review. I will state the facts about the Peen Senator 115L2 reel.

A Bit Of History

Otto Henze founded the Peen Fishing Tackle Company in 1932, and they have been at the fore front of modern reel design and production .

Star Drag reels are user-friendly conventional reels that feature a star shaped wheel used to tighten the drag when fighting a fish. Star Drag reels are capable of high drag pressures and are great for casting.

About The Peen Senator Star Drag 115L2

The Peeen Senator Star Drag reel was first introduced in 1936 and the Peen Senator reels has endured the test of time. The Peen Senator reels are world-reowned for being an universal, respected Star Reel. Its rugged design allows it to be an offshore workhorse that has amassed move IGFA big gamed world records than any other reel in the industry

The Peen Senator reels are designed to be a low gear ratio winch that will pull anything off the bottom. HT-100 drag washers provide smooth drag under heavy loads. Stainless steel frame ring enhances rigidity to prevent frame-flex

The Peen Senator Star reels legendary toughness and low gear ratio gives anglers serious leverage against hard pulling fish

Even after decades, the Peen Senator reels remains the most trusted, most powerful Star Drag on the.market. In fact most of the original Peen Senator reels are still fishing after years of service. It’s no mystery as to why.

The components of the Peen Senator reels are made up of solid pieces like a stainless steel pinion gear, manganese brozne main gear and anodized alumiunm spool. The multi disc drag system and heavy-duty clicker work together to land big fish. One piece rod clamp and chrome plated mental for durability.


Machined and anodized alumiunm spool

Precision machined stainless steel pinion gear

High strength marine grade bronze alloy main gear

Stainless steel frame rings enhances rigidity to prevent “frame flex”

HT-100 drag washers provide smooth drag under heavy loads

Multi disc star drag system for smooth and consistent drag

2 Shielded stainless steel ball bearing

Stainless steel reel stand

Convertible power handle

Heavy duty clicker



Mono Capacity yd/lb; 1150/30 700/50 625/60

Braided Capacity yd/lb; 1700/80 1450/100 1200/130

Bearing Count; 2

Max Drag lb; 24lbs

Gear Ratio; 25.1

Retrieve Rate; 28″

Weight; 57.

Reel Size; 115

Real Handle Position; Right

Braking System; Mechanical

Drag Type; Star Drag

Drag Material; HT-100

Color; Black

Anti-Reverse Feature; Multi-stop

What’s Being Said In Reviews

The reviews are rating 5 stars. Here is a few… Catching shark and tuna with the reel… Impressed by the Peen reel and will not use anything else….. Smooth drag, simple and effective design…. Had reel over 40 years and it keeps on ticking….. I run nothing but Peen Reels on my boat…. Any serious anglers will have a Peen Reel

There is so many positive reviews. I myself own A Peen Senator 114H reel. I used it quite often while living in California. It’s a smooth running reel

I hope you have been able to take something away from this review. Feel free to leave a comment or a question or even an experience. I will respond back

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