Ugly Stik Bigwater Rods are the choice of fishermen the world over for the challenge of big water fishing. Dependability and toughness best describe Shakespeare Bigwater fishing rods. Howald Process Double-Built blank design with E-Glass outer construction and graphite core. Durable, fighting length ''Ugly Tuff'' EVA grips. Graphite Fuji reel seats with corrosion resistant stainless steel cushioned hoods. Fuji stainless steel guides with aluminum oxide inserts. Epoxy-coated blanks for protection from UV rays. Downrigger rods will not ''take a set'' as conventional cloth rods will. Exclusive ''Ugly Back'' 60-day/5-year warranty.