The Stella FJ Spinning Reel is the best spinning reel Shimano has ever made! The FJ models are an improvement over the already incredible Stella platform. The smoothness and durability is unmatched thanks to updated components such as Micro Module II gearing that provides unbelievably smooth handle rotation. X-Protect technology makes use of a water repellent coating and specially designed channels to make the Stella FJ incredibly durable and up to five times more resistant to the corrosive effects of water than previous Stella models. Other updated technologies include the new Silent Drive, tangle proof rotor design, long stroke spool, and pinion gear. This is the most feature packed, technologically advanced spinning reel that Shimano has to offer, an you will be blown away by its phenomenal performance!