One of the hallmarks of any outstanding piece of fishing gear is that it can be fished with confidence, and the Rise fly reel will allow you to do just that. Its fully machined aluminum construction will perform in any saltwater or freshwater fishing situation. Powerful cork and teflon drag system. Larger gripping zone on drag knob. Low profile spool release mechanism designed for easy removal. Improved frame to spool overlap, preventing line slippage between spool and frame.