Alan Hawk about Blue Marlin BMC/J reels http://www.alanhawk.com/reviews/bmcj.html
Important note: following the review Blue Marlin
made 3 important updates after Alan Hawk test:
1) Drag has been upgraded
2) Right side of the drive gear shaft was reinforced
by enlarging the support bushing
3) Bail wire of the 60 no more hits the knob.
Also the pinion was changed to marine bronze.