An extraordinary high-performance, high-modulus graphite. Produces extremely lightweight rods with crisp, fast actions and an incredible transfer of power. Also very sensitive. All Fast Action. Gloss Burgundy finish. St. Croix Kits Contain: Blank, Guides, Tip Top, Hook Keeper, Handle Kit, Winding Check. We now offer an optional Finishing Kit shown below. Each kit comes with two spools of thread. If you have a color choice enter it in the comments section of the order form. The only other thing you might need is a reamer to ream out the cork grip. The front cork is 10" long and the rear is 5 1/2" in length reel seat is a Forecast RA8L2 in either Black or Gun Smoke finish with shim. Guides are the double foot XSNG hard chrome plate with extra large loop top and the Forecast UDLG stripping guides.