The lightweight Squall Star from Penn is extremely adjustable and one of the most castable reels in its class. Its unique Versa Drag system with patented, adjustable magnetic braking system has more range and is easier to adjust than previous versions. The instant anti-reverse bearing features a silent backup ratchet. High-strength marine-grade bronze main gear and stainless steel pinion gear. Live spindle with smooth, free-floating spool. Forged-machined aluminum spool. Lightweight graphite frame and side plate. Six shielded stainless steel ball bearings.