The Apex Elite gives you superior on the water performance. Ardent's extremely light weight high strength aluminum frame, provides you comfort and strength need for Elite level fishing. 12+1 ball bearings produces top-level smoothness and casting distance. Featuring a deep V6061 T6 machined aluminum spool, a carbon fiber swept back handle with EVA grips. Externally adjustable 270 Mag brake System. Avialable in 6.5:1 and 7.3:1 gear ratio in both left and right hand retrieve.