Getting the right rod for fishing can be really important and it can make a big difference to how well you do. You also need to consider value for money. This rod is strong and sensitive due to being made from a carbon matrix which is balancing and powerful. It has a reel seat that is made from quality ABS material and a split grip made from EVA which is really comfortable. It comes in four pieces so that it can easily be stored and transported. There are 7 + 1 guides and they are corrosion resistant and have ceramic inserts which means that they give a friction fee line flow and maximum casting performance.