Conventional wisdom says: Never take a knife to a gunfight. And when youíre tackling big fish like the ones this reel was designed for, then I think thatís really sound advice. GTs or tuna, just to name a few, can undo your average gear in a fraction of a second. You will not find a better fish-fighting tool on the market for these situations. Oh yeah, itís also great for big spey applications.
ONE-PIECE MACHINE REEL SEAT
A solid is always stronger than two parts bound together. Also by eliminating the screws, there is no worry about corrosion or the reel foot loosening. Ever.
SEALED MULTI-DISC DRAG CASSETTE
Rulonô and stainless steel stacked discs apply even drag pressure and heat distribution over multiple surfaces. The Hatch sealed drag system is water tight, maintenance-free and self-lubricating.