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-SG with shim. Guides are the double foot XSNG hard chrome plate with extra large loop top and the Forecast UDLG stripping guides.