Offering most advanced and reliable reels in the world, the International V series features full-metal frames and side plates for precise gear alignment under heavy loads. Ergonomically designed and contoured one-piece machined frames deliver unbelievable cranking power and strength. Quick-Shift 2-speed system easily shifts into high or low gear. Dura-Drag washers virtually eliminate hesitation, even under extreme drag settings. Ratcheted drag lever eliminates "drag-creep" caused by hours of trolling and diesel engine vibration. Push-To-Turn preset knob prevents accidental changes to the drag. Easy, reliable two-speed mechanism. Stainless steel ball bearings and reel strand. "Braid Ready" to handle the strain that braided lines put on a reel.