Very accurate and balanced casting, without having to work the rod too much. Fits together nicely, with clear alignment marks. Storage tube is rugged and good for travel.
Rod tip can break under load. Casting action isn’t fast enough for some.
Well built and lightweight. Comes with extra tips. Smooth casting action and good balance. Waterproof storage container.
Reel seems flimsy and can fall off rod under load. Rod tip can shatter under load.
Fiberglass rod has great flexibility and very good action. Drops lures accurately even into small target areas.
Reel seat is a little loose. Minor imperfections in the rod finish. Action can be slow when using lighter weight line. No storage tube.
Works well with a variety of lures. Attractive paint scheme. Fast action that’s good for trout, but not too whippy. Hook holder at the base of the rod.
Cork grip feels dry. Action and overall performance may frustrate some experienced users.
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