The St. Croix Avid Inshore Spinning Rod has been redesigned to be the ultimate performance rod for inshore saltwater angling. The blank is made of premium, high-modulus SC III graphite, resulting in a rod thats lighter and boasts greater balance and sensitivity. It also features Integrated Poly Curve (IPC) tooling technology, providing smooth, continuous-curve tapers that deliver a more efficient transfer of energy for longer casts with less effort. Kigan Master Hand Zero Tangle guides with slim, strong aluminum oxide rings and titanium frames add exceptional corrosion protection. Super-grade, full-grip cork handle makes for a strong, comfortable hold, no matter how long youre on the water. Fuji DPS reel seat with gunsmoke hoods. Corrosion-proof wind check. Kigan titanium hook-keeper. Two coats of Flex Coat slow-cure finish. 15-year transferable warranty backed by St. Croix S.