This item is used on multiple models.
Aftermarket Part - Not Manufactured by Penn
Made by a machinist as per Alan Tani's specs.
304 Stainless steel gear sleeve (98-60AT).
Recommend if you INTEND to exceed 8 pounds of drag (based on use in the 500 Jigmaster, but applies to any of the reels where you want to apply more drag than originally intended).
See Pennparts.com section on Conv. Photo Walk-Thrus
for articles/notes by Alan Tani.
NOTES for the 500 and 500S reels ONLY:
This Part is used with the COARSE-TOOTHED Bridge/Star/Sleeve System.
Click Here for More Info 500 and 500S Design Change - Bridges/Sleeves/Star Drag Info
Tani Sleeve Generation Notes
There were 2 generations of the Alan Tani SS sleeves.
ORIGINAL - Cut to the same design as the Penn sleeves, uses standard #4 washer under the gear.
2nd Gen - This is cut all the way down to the ratchet on each side, allowing for the use of the Bryan Young custom washer sets.
Set to match this 2nd Gen sleeve: 4-500SPBY