Ugly Stik(R) Carbon series featuring 100% graphite for a lightweight rod, crisp actions, and increased sensitivity while maintaining the legendary toughness you’ve come to expect from Ugly Stik. The lightest Ugly Stik(R) ever! Ugly Stik(R) solid graphite tip provides increased sensitivity while maintaining the legendary toughness you’ve come to expect. Ugly Tech(TM) construction featuring 100% 24 ton graphite for a lightweight. One piece stainless steel Ugly Tuff(TM) guides provide maximized durability for use with all types of line (including braid) and eliminate insert pop-outs. Fuji(R) reel seat for added comfort. Winn(R) split grips providing added comfort and control. 5 bearing count.