Conventional Reels - Gear ratio describes how many spool rotations completed with one full rotation of the handle.
Spinning Reels - Gear ratio describes how many rotor rotations completed with one full rotation of the handle.
The 2nd generation PENN® Battalion™ II Surf rods provide ultimate strength, performance, and style. Composite blanks, Fuji® Alconite guides, Fuji® reel seats, and our tough and tacky rubber shrink tube handles provide a secure grip whether wet or dry. The Battalion Surf is a perfect match for PENN® Battle® III and Spinfisher® VI spinning reels. These rods offer the actions, balance, and durability to get the job done.