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Constant backlash when casting.

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Possible Cause:  Spool tension knob not adjusted properly.
Solution: Hold rod at 45° angle and depress spool release button/bar. Adjust spool tension knob to the point where the lure is descending very slowly (almost to the point of stopping). This adjustment should be performed each time a lure is changed. Also see setting the correct cast control for instructions.

Possible Cause: Magnetic cast control is not adjusted properly.
Solution: Increase the magnetic cast control to maximum and adjust downward after a few casts until the desired spool braking is obtained.

Possible Cause: Centrifugal cast control is not adjusted properly.
Solution: Remove the spool and “turn on” all of the brake weights. Then turn one at time to the off position until the desired spool braking is obtained.