Comfortable enough for all-day use, Fenwick Eagle Salmon/Steelhead Fishing Rods are designed with just the right backbone and tip flex needed for a successful day on the water. B2 burled cork design provides the feel of traditional cork, yet is more chip resistant and durable. Stainless steel guides with stainless steel inserts are lightweight, strong, and corrosion resistant. Soft, sensitive tips detect even the slightest takes, while powerful butt sections help gain an advantage over any fish. Graphite, blank-through-handle construction. Fenwick HMX Salmon/Steelhead Fishing Rods provide classic Fenwick performance at an entry level price.