High-speed gearing and compact graphite construction offer reel-and-repeat castability with crossover potential for landing freshwater and inshore species. The backlash-preventing VBS casting system manages spool speed for more casting distance. Its smooth, six-bearing drive features shielded, stainless steel ball bearings for corrosion-resistant durability. Lightweight, high-strength aluminum Low-Mass spool provides more line capacity without adding extra bulk. Its disengaging levelwind system reduces line contact, using casting effort more efficiently for line-shooting power. Super Stopper roller bearing eliminates backplay for keeping line tight. Assist Stopper anti-reverse delivers solid hooksets. Ergonomic Quickfire II clutch thumb bar. Friction-reducing ceramic line Guide Drilled handle shank. Recessed reel foot. Nonslip EVA grips.