5 stainless steel ball bearings + 1 roller bearing provides smooth operation. Machined aluminum spool provides strength without adding excess weight. Power Disk drag system gives smooth drag performance. Duragear brass gear for extended gear life. MagTrax brake system gives consistent brake pressure throughout the cast. Compact bent handle and star provide a more ergonomic design. Recessed reel foot allows for a more ergonomic reel design. One piece graphite frame. Graphite sideplates. Rocket Clutch allows for one handed operation.