Anyone who wants smooth Shimano performance at a reasonable price will definitely want to take this reel out for a spin. Four shielded stainless steel bearings promote smooth casts and retrieves and a Super Stopper II anti-reverse roller bearing ensures rock-solid hooksets. Varispeed oscillation results in even line lay that provides excellent castability and manageability. Fluidrive II polished oversized drive gear increases the efficiency of your retrieves. DynaBalance rotors eliminate wobble during a retrieve. Propulsion spool lip provides longer casting distances while preventing backlashes. Power Roller III is an oversized line roller that reduces twist from casting and retrieving. Lightweight graphite frame, sideplate and rotor. S-Arm Cam keeps slack line in contact with the line roller to further reduce the chance of tangles and line cuts. S-Guard prevents impact damage to the fRAM and rotor. Cold-forged aluminum spool and lightweight graphite frame, sideplate and rotor. Ported handle shank. Rubber handle grips.