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Implemented to eliminate any looseness, gaps, and vibrations between components in the drive section as well as others. This provides for tighter tolerances, less play, more comfort, and a quieter if not silent reel.
Allows for better line flow off the reel when casting and ultimately increases casting distance. With a taller spool, friction is reduced as the line has fewer movements up and down, providing that extra distance when you may need it.
A cold foraged gear set for the heart of reel, assisting with gear durability, longevity, strength, and smoothness.
Similarly seen in Stella SW C, the new TwinPower XD employs X-Protect for its line roller as well and further improves its waterproofing performance.
The new structure protects bearings insidethe line roller from the harsh saltwater environment and bearing durability is ten times greater than conventional designs.
The most advanced gear technology Shimano has done to date. Its Shimano's pursuit at the ideal shape of each gear tooth, which ultimately provides for less gear noise and improves smoothness.