Got 2 for christmas. $600.00 retail, I'm selling for $550, free shipping or pickup. Never even saw a reel. perfect. Rod Sleave, Rigid cordura loomis rod tube, tags. Lifetime warranty. Light & sensative! Awesome Rod. see this rod and specs at www.gloomis.com. They never go o...one on the Elk after christmas. Went 4 for 6.