The Avid Series Casting Rod from St. Croix offers superb sensitivity, extreme strength, and excellent durability-all in a lightweight package. A premium, high-modulus SCIII graphite blank offers an ultra-lightweight feel and extreme sensitivity. St. Croixs exclusive Integrated Poly Curve (IPC) tooling technology for continuous-curve tapers provide unparalleled casting smoothness. Fuji Alconite Concept Guide System with black frames. Slim-profile ferrules. Fuji ECS/TCS reel seat/gunsmoke hoods. Select-grade cork handle. Two coats of Flex Coat slow-cure finish. Lifetime limited warranty backed by St. Croix Superstar Service.