Lightweight graphite frame. Machined and anodized aluminum spool. Externally adjustable magnetic casting brake. High strength marine grade bronze alloy main gear. Quick high speed gear ratio. Precision machined stainless steel pinion gear. Live spindle with free floating spool. Patented Versa-Drag? system allows for multiple drag settings for various fishing conditions. Shielded stainless steel ball bearings. HT-100? drag washers provide smooth drag under heavy loads. Stainless steel reel stand. Counter-balanced handle with oversized paddle knob.