The Balance series of Ugly Stik combos has had a makeover - Introducing the PENN Balance II Series! Penn has developed the new Balance II series with upgraded technology - helping you to pull in the big ones on your next fishing adventure! The Balance II series features a sleek, 5 bearing system reel with infinite anti-reverse technology and a machined, screw in handle for ultimate cranking power and reliabilty. The spool has been crafted from double anodized aluminuim for superior strength, whilst the corrosion resistant graphite body and rotor provides durability. PENN have again created this range with Howald Process Triple Built(tm) blanks featuring graphite + glass + graphite construction - providing the angler with a strong yet light and ultra-sensitive rod. The Balance II series includes an integrated solid tip and ergonomically countoured EVA grips ensuring anglers' comfort on the water. With specialised tapers for Australian fishing conditions, you cannot go wrong with a PENN Balance II Combo!