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 PENN® Squadron® III Surf rods are engineered to be versatile surf rods at an affordable price. Built with durability in mind, the rod offers a graphite composite blank construction, PENN's virtually indestructible one-piece stainless steel Dura-Guides (no more insert popouts), and comfortable shrink tube and EVA grips offer a traditional style and feel. This saltwater set up is truly up to the challenge.