A completely sealed and maintenance-free drag, impervious to saltwater, dirt, grit and other corrosive elements to last longer and hold up to real world abuse. 16 carbon/stainless sealed drag surface on the III-VII. 8 surfaces on the I and II. A positive-click drag knob for accurate and repeatable drag settings. True large arbor performance picks up line fast to give you the edge over all fresh and saltwater big game fish: from steelhead to bonefish, stripers, tarpon, tuna, marlin, and sails. Crafted of strong yet lightweight anodized 6061 T6 aluminum with a heavily-ventilated spool to shed weight yet keep its strength. Special handle shape reduces line from catching. Aggressive diamond knurling on knob for easier grasp and adjustment mid-battle. Quick release spool and easy conversion from left- to right-hand retrieve.