"Why not just take the lines off them if the only worry is the lines? Cheaper to replace a line than a reel.....
Two words Sean: Gel and Spun.
The big reel has probably 700 yards total on it.
The next down has 475 to 500
The ten wieght reel has at least 450
The 9 only has twofiddy
This ain't no steelheadin' trip...