Conventional Reels - Gear ratio describes how many spool rotations completed with one full rotation of the handle.
Spinning Reels - Gear ratio describes how many rotor rotations completed with one full rotation of the handle.
The Ambassadeur STX round reel delivers the ultimate combination of value and smooth performance in a durable package. Engineered with a 4 + 1 stainless steel bearing system, powerful multi-disk drag, and a compact, bent handle and star, the Ambassadeur STX fits the bill for a variety of species and techniques. The recessed reel foot allows the reel to sit low on the rod, making it easier to palm and cast. Available in left and right hand models, the STX includes a 5600 size model that holds 230 yards of 14lb test mono and a 6600 size that holds 255 yards of 14lb test mono.