"The Penn International VSX series is designed for heavy drags and braided lines. Precision machined from high-strength lightweight aircraft grade aluminum in Penn's Philadelphia machining center. A experienced crew has been designing and producing durable high-quality reels in this facility since 1932. The fully machined 2 Speed stainless steel gear train is the biggest in the business. The Dura-Drag system results in a smoother start up and virtually eliminates hesitation even under extreme drag settings.
- Fully machined aluminum frame and sideplates - 100% Stainless steel gear train - Quick Shift 2 speed system - Dura Drag system - Push-to-Turn preset knob - Ratcheted drag lever - Shielded stainless steel ball bearings