From sturgeon fishing in the Northwest to striper fishing in the Northeast, the Penn GT Level Wind Reel has quickly proven itself to be tough, durable and capable. Lightweight graphite frame offers power without additional weight. Machined and anodized aluminum spool. High-strength marine grade bronze alloy main gear. Precision-machined stainless steel pinion gear. HT-100 drag washers provide smooth drag under heavy loads. Stainless steel level wind and reel stand. Counter-balanced handle with oversized paddle knob.