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 bearing produces top-level smoothness and casting distance. Featuring a deep V6061 T6 machined aluminum spool, a carbon fiber swept back handle with EVA grip knobs. Externally adjustable 270 degree Mag brake system. Available in 6.5:1 gear ratio in both right and left hand retrieve and 5.3:1 gear ratio right hand retreive.