Trinidad is a name that resonates with all Saltwater Anglers. It has earned an impeccable reputation for power and reliability world wide. Shimano’s quest for the new Trinidad A was no easy task. Lighter, smaller and more compact were the key physical characteristics and they were accomplished. The performance goal was to build the best casting reel in this category. Shimano shattered their targets and have built a reel for casting which all others will be measured by.Shimano Trinidad A Reels features include: High Efficiency Gearing (HEG), X-Ship Gear Support System for enhanced Efficiency, Power and Smoothness, Dartainium II Drag for High Pressures and Durability, Super Free (SF) for incredible freespool and castability, E.I. Surface Treatment for extreme corrosion protection, Ultra-Lightweight Cold Forged Aluminum Magnumlite Spool with E.I., Compact, One-Piece Cold Forged AL Frame and Left Sideplate Deign with E.I, One-Piece Cold Forged and Machined AL Right Sideplate with E.I., S A-RB (Shielded A-RB Bearings), Super Stopper with Silent Twin Pawl Assist Stopper, Manual Metal Clutch Lever with Corrosion Prevention Pad, Adjustable Handle Shank, Lightweight Ergonomic Handle Knob, Chrome Plated Screws, Clicker, Cold Forged AL Drag Star with Micro-Click, Metal Rod Clamp, Approved for use in Saltwater, and Rated for Mono, Flurocarbon and PowerPro lines.