The Clarus spinning rod from Shimano features a technique specific, light, sensitive IM-8 graphite blank. Features authentic aluminum oxide Fuji guides and a custom Shimano reel seat. As responsive and light as it is easy on the eyes! Precision tapers are crisp, smooth, and engineered to be a pleasure to bring fishing. A wide variety of actions and tapers allows you to choose the best rod for any application. Gudebrod thread-wrapped guides. Comfortable EVA handle. Includes a convenient hook keeper.