I would like to get that from you. I have a number of baitcasters that would work for you. I will get the makes and models.
This is exactly what we did for my Grandsons. Cranked down on the spool and magnetics to start. Then loosen them up little by little.
The oldest has got it down pretty good now. The younger one prefers his Zebco for now.
If you want to PM me a cell number or e-mail, I can send you some pictures.
1998 Cobra DC 201
225 Merc EFI