Lever Drag control system with pre-set drag feature. 9 lb. Max Drag on Strike with Free Spool. 16 lb. Max Drag Setting. New cast control system only available from Avet Reels. (prevention of backlash and as an line out adjustment for live bait fishing) 100% machined, Type 2 anodized, True-One piece aluminum frame. 8 stainless steel ball bearings. Stainless steel fasteners, springs, clips. Stronger design with larger line capacity in its class. All new revolutionary, extremely stable AveDrag drag washer with smooth control at all conditions. Proudly designed, machined and assembled in USA.