Catching strong fish off the beach or out of a boat, this reel will handle them with ease. Full stainless back and metal side cast system gives reliability and strength to handle heavy lines and large fighting fish. Super strong injection moulded fibre glass spool with a switch to engage multi-plate clutch with a metal star nut finishes the job.The multiple clutch is made up of polished brass plates and fibre friction washers which are oiled with Alvey Reel Oil to give a smooth strong clutch action. A fish alert switch on the back side of the reel can be engaged when leaving the rod and reel unattended to warn you of a fish taking line. The addition of the rapid retrieve handle plate system can give up to 30% extra recovery rate using the small handle, and fish stopping 1:1 power is available from the outer handle. Ideal if you like to do some lure spinning in the surf or off the rocks. Great casting distance and resistance to salt and sand make this one tough reel. A very versatile reel to handle a very wide range of fish on a large surf rod or mounted on a short stubby boat rod.Ideal for tailor, salmon, mackerel. Left handed reels are available.