CTS Surf Rods are amazing! They are built using CTS blanks that use a carbon helix core that are strong, lightweight and sensitive. All CTS Rods are build with high quality components including Fuji guides, Fuji reel seat and really nice fore and rear grips. If you are a surf angler looking for the next big thing in surf rods, then CTS is the way to go. They make some of the best surf fishing rods on the market!