How to Adjust Casting Controls on a Baitcasting Reel

If you're new to fishing with baitcasters, a big part of the learning curve is setting the casting controls properly. Set them too tight and you won't be able to get any distance, set them too loose and you'll blacklash the reel.

To get it right, you need to first understand the different casting control systems. Here, Todd Kuhn explains the basics.