The Mitchell MX9 spinning reel delivers lightweight handling and great durability thanks to quality materials. The lightweight, magnesium body, rotor and sideplate are protected with proprietary 3 step coating to provide corrosion resistance and durability. Its solid titanium main shaft is strong and light. Carbon handle with EVA knob is lighter than comparable Mitchell aluminum handles. This flagship spinning reel sets new standards in Mitchell reel design and thanks to its extremely low weight it will keep you going strong all day long!