The TSUNAMI FIVE STAR Series of rods are light and powerful and are designed to handle inshore saltwater fish on all coasts. Precision tapers are engineered into the unidirectional graphite composite blanks for increased sensitivity, toughness and strength. Lighter weight with strength and power means less fatigue while casting all day or fighting big fish.Spinning and casting models boast smooth, line protecting Aluminum Oxide rings mounted in stainless steel one foot and two foot frames for lighter weight, wear resistance and improved casting performance. Corrosion proof, cushioned stainless steel and graphite reel seats provide the best quality and durability. Grade A Comfort Cork grips assure light weight and comfort in the hand. Boat cast and spin models come with EVA foam grips.