Marine-grade bronze alloy main gear
Stainless steel precision pinion gear
Versa-Drag system with HT-100 washers
Live Spindle design reduces friction
Five shielded stainless bearings plus anti-reverse
The Penn Fathom Star Drag Reel is packed with workhorse features that include a full metal body and sideplates of corrosion resistant aluminum. The main gear is composed of marine-grade bronze alloy for strength and the precision-machined pinion gear is made of stainless steel. Three shielded stainless steel ball bearings and an instant anti-reverse bearing with silent back up ratchet enhances the reel's smooth performance.
The patented Versa-Drag system with HT-100 washers can handle the load without jerking or heating up. The HT-100 washers have a larger drag surface than other reels in the class. The spool is highlighted with line capacity rings, giving the angler the line remaining at a glance. Live Spindle design reduces friction. Spool spins independently of spindle and pinion gear. Five shielded stainless bearings plus anti-reverse roller bearing. Versa-Drag with HT-100 washers.