4 stainless steel ball bearings + 1 roller bearing provides smooth operation. Machined aluminum spool provides strength without adding excess weight. Power Disk drag system gives smooth drag performance. Duragear brass gear for extended gear life. MagTrax brake system gives consistent brake pressure throughout the cast. Compact bent handle and star provide a more ergonomic design. Recessed reel foot allows for a more ergonomic reel design. One piece graphite frame. Graphite sideplates. 24 Ton graphite construction for a lightweight and balanced design. High density EVA handles are more durable and comfortable. The upgraded Black Max combo is engineered with class-leading performance in a compact, lightweight design. A graphite frame and body, along with the compact bent handle and drag star, provide a more ergonomic feel for all-day fishing sessions. The result is proven value and reliability that anglers have come to expect from this series. The combos feature a 24 Ton graphite rod available in both 6�6� and 7�0� options that utilize stainless steel guides with Titanium oxide inserts.