The Shimano range Tyrnos single speed lever drag overhead series are a versatile reel that can handle a variety of game fishing situations. Shimano’s commitment to lead the pack in research and development means ensures that anglers can feel secure and trust in Tyrnos Overhead reels when connected to that game fish of a lifetimethat. The Tyrnos single speed lever drag overhead series is fitted with a compact one-piece cold forged frame, light-weight spool with oversized High Efficiency Gearing. These reels are made from durable aluminium and therefore have the cranking power that is required in a light to medium tackle game reel. With 15kg drag power at your disposal spooling up with Power Pro braid is a definite option and they can be used for non-IGFA fishing as well. Each model comes equipped with alternating twin pawl anti-reverse mechanisms. Having purchased your Tyrnos 16 you'll love the 5.0:1 gear ratio, 4 bearings, 15kg of drag (Kg/M) 9/475 monofilament capacity and 50/775 braid capacity; all in a super-light weight reel.