Despite what old-timers will tell you, it’s not all about instincts – or the resilience of the human spirit. Sometimes it’s a matter of wrapping your fingers around a big wad of technological advances and letting ’er rip. And nothing puts more technology in your fishy hands than the newly re-engineered LegendXtreme.® Right down to the St. Croix®-designed grip, these 29 insanely sensitive models are handcrafted with high-modulus/high-strain SCV graphite with a carbon-matte scrim and reinforced with super-high-modulus SCVI graphite for added weight reduction. Our TET (Taper Enhancement Technology) blank design improves sensitivity. Add in ART,™ IPC® and FRS and shazzam, you’re ready to rip lips.Integrated Poly Curve® (IPC®) tooling technology.Taper Enhancement Technology (TET) blank design provides curved patterns for improved action with increased sensitivity.Advanced Reinforcing Technology™ (ART™).Super high-modulus SCVI graphite with FRS and carbon-matte scrim for unparalleled strength and durability.High-modulus/high-strain SCV graphite with FRS and carbon-matte scrim for unparalleled strength, durability and sensitivity.Slim-profile ferrules.Fuji® K-R Concept Tangle Free guides with SiC rings and exclusive E-color finish frames. Ideal for super braid, mono and fluorocarbon lines, the sloped frame and ring “shed” tangles before they become a problem.Fuji® SK2™ split reel seat for the ultimate in light weight and sensitivity.New Xtreme-Skin handle repels water, dirt and fish slime and cleans up easily. It dries extremely fast when it gets wet. Manufactured by St. Croix to provide outstanding angler comfort, casting efficiency and sensitivity.Machined-aluminum wind check, handle trim pieces and butt cap with logo badge.Two coats of Flex Coat slow-cure finish.Includes protective rod sack.Lifetime limited warranty backed by St. Croix Superstar Service.Designed and handcrafted in Park Falls, U.S.A.