The Ardent Apex Tournament Baitcasting Reel is the combination of comfort and power at a great value. 8+1 ball bearing produces the smoothest retrieve and longest casting distance. Features a swept back aluminum handle, deep V 6061 T6 machined aluminum spool, and externally adjustable 270° Mag brake system. Swept back forged aluminum star drag. The Apex Tournament frame is constructed out of high-strength aluminum. Made for right-handed fishermen.