2013 Shimano Stella SWB Saltwater Spinning Reels "Absolute power" is the aim of New Stella SW.
The Latest and most innovative technologies to complete the "SW-X Concept" which takes this new generation Stella SW to an all new level for Anglers.
X-Touch Drag, with its dramatically enhanced smoothness, control and toughness anticipates the vigorous speed of Blue-Fin Tuna and Giant Tuna.
X-SHIP enhances power transmission through the gear. This results in increased cranking power with extremely smooth feel.
X-Shield & X-Protect combine to provide extreme water resistance in the harshest conditions.
The Power Aluminum Body, X-Rigid Rotor, X-Rigid Body and X-Rigid Handle combine to provide ultimate rigidity & eliminate loss of power caused by reel flex.
Propulsion Line Management System: Propulsion Spool Lip, SR One-Piece Bail Wire, Power Roller IV Oversized Roller with Overflange for the Ultimate in Line Protection, Redesigned Bail Trip, S-Arm Cam.
Aero Wrap II Oscillation.
Paladin Gear Durability Enhancement with Low Wear Rate Pinion Gear.
Cold Forged Aluminum Spool: Proprietary Coating on Spool Lip is harder than a Ti coated Stainless Steel Spool Lip, Ceramic Coating on entire spool for extreme corrosion resistance.
Diamond-Like Carbon (DLC) Coating on Line Roller.
S A-RB Bearings (Shielded A-RB). Super Stopper II.
Stopperless Design (No Anti-Reverse Switch).
Septon Handle Grip - On models 10,000 and up.
Direct Drive Mechanism (Thread-In Handle Attachment).
Fluidrive II. Dyna-Balance.
Approved for use in Saltwater.