This is the newest edition to the round reel family from Shimano. Playing on the ever popular Calcutta series of reels, this new generation is sure to please the professional anglers and anyone who is serious about fishing. The next generation in round reels is here. There are several new sizes offered to cover all aspects of freshwater and saltwater and with superior features like Variable Brake System (VBS), Super Stopper with Assist Stopper and X Drag Dartainium, these reels are going to last battle after battle in whatever environment that your fishing demands. Now with X-Ship for better freespool and Shimano’s ‘S Compact Body’ for better in the hand comfort, the new Calcutta D reels will lead a new Round Era for anglers who look for quality, function, design and longevity.