Hi Folks, For those of you who know these rods... they're are fantastic! They retail for over 1500$ I need a longer rod. This one cast a 8/9 nextcast WA 55 perfectly... I have not tried any other lines. This one has two brown ceramic strippers,stainless snakes, rosewood inlay w/ nickel silver down locking seat. I first stripper is offset alittle... the rod is in excellent condition. It's a three piece and comes with suede bag and original tube. 400$ plus shipping. let me know if you would like any other pictures.