This is the flagship of the PENN® Tidal surf casting concept. These blanks have been years in development. Working together with some of the best experts in Europe, the elite series it built by the elite, to give you the best possibilities you can find in a surf rod. To accomplish this, PENN® had to push the boundaries further that they have ever done before. The extreme light blank is made with a combination between 50T carbon and with the addition of Triaxial Multidirectional Weave Structure, PENN® accomplished to make a rod with incredible recovery speed, which truly shows on the casting distance. The rod has undergone countless testing sessions - Both in the lab an in the field. The combination of Fuji lightweight stainless steel LR-type frames fitted with durable and light Fuji Alconite rings, creates a rod that does not get weight down by heavy guides. For these rods with lowrider guides, you have 2 options of tips.Short tip for super sensitivity to indicate bites even on long casting distances and a long tip, which is stiffer and perfect for harsh conditions in rough weather. The Fuji DPSSD reel seat is your safety for quality all the way through. The rods are delivered in a soft cloth bag for the best protection during transportation.