Originally Posted by mridenour
I don't want to go cheap. I don't want to lose a 25 pound King because I didn't get a quality drag system. I just can't go $200 plus at this time. I could have gotten the Kraken for $100 if I hadn't been snoozing. I can get a heck of a deal on a Konic II, less than most would have to pay.
I know people who use the Konic as their main reel; I don't think you could do much better than that for a quick buy.