Finished building the new rod. It is built on a MHX High Modulus graphite fast action blank. It's a 9ft 5wt. four piece rod. The grip is a custom poured two part foam that is wrapped and finished in carbon fiber material. Double footed snake guides to go along with the Texas Rattlesnake skin wrap above the grip. Wrapped in black thread with metallic copper trim. Complete with a rod sock and aluminum travel case.