The Cardinal® STX freshwater reel offers serious performance with cutting edge design. It features six bearings with an additional instant anti-reverse bearing that stops fish in their tracks. Its Everlast bail system gives the Cardinal S improved durability and added strength. A lightweight graphite frame won’t weigh you down and a Stealth Oscillation™ system allows for even line lay on the spool. Matched with a high modulus 24 Ton Graphite rod featuring high density EVA handles for superior sensitivity and durability, this pair is engineered to perform.