Lamson Litespeed Reels have long been sought-out by trout fisherman While not just a trout reel the 5th generation of Lamson's famed Lightspeed Reel continues to impress fisherman over the world. With a large arbor for fast retrieves and a narrow spool for better line control to reduce tangles while trying to strip in that trophy fish, Waterworks Lamson Reels has always set the standard for trout reels and bigger game fish. Smooth drag, flawless CNC machined 6061 aluminum in Lamson's new finish "Hard Alox" with an ergonomic drag knob and reversible retrieve. From your 3wt. trout rod to your 10wt. tarpon stick, you'll be impressed with the legendary performance that Waterworks Lamson is known for. A hard-working reel for the serious fisher. Made in the USA.