The Shimano® Torium® Star Drag Reel is an incredibly reliable, versatile saltwater reel. Whether you’re jigging up big halibut and ling cod, bottom fishing for amberjack and grouper, casting for blues and stripers, trolling mackerel, or whatever, Torium takes your fishing to a whole new level of efficiency and power. This is one brawny star-drag reel, featuring Shimano’s acclaimed High Efficiency Gearing™ with an ultra-high gear ratio—smooth cranking no matter how intense the battle. Its rigid Hagane metal body delivers unmatched strength against the hardest-charging saltwater brutes, while the aluminum cold-forged spool and Variable Brake System™ combine to deliver precision casting in all conditions. Equipped with premium Anti-Rust Bearings for long-term corrosion protection; Super Stopper™ anti-reverse for solid hooksets. Loaded down with Shimano’s most popular features, the lightweight Torium Star Drag Reel gives you the comfort and speed you need, without lightening your wallet. Lower gear ratio version equipped with cranking-style handle.