Constructed with a stainless steel main shaft for optimum corrosion resistance, the Gander Mountain Catfish Spinning Reel provides excellent long-lasting performance. Ultra-smooth seven stainless steel ball bearing system offers fluid cranking. Instant anti-reverse prevents reel handle backwards motion when you stop reeling and lengthens the life of your reel by eliminating gear shock. Sealed drag mechanism produces additional force, allowing for more controlled reeling. Comfortable oversized egg-shaped knob provides relief for your hand during long days spent with rod in hand.