The Tatula Type R is a US direct market (USDM) alternative to the USDM Tatula. It is 0.3 oz lighter than the USDM Tatula. It comes in a 6.3:1 retrieve and in a 8.1:1 super high speed retrieve. It also features a aluminum frame, 90mm cut out handle, Zaion drag star, new style I shaped knobs and a generous 13.2 ounce drag.