Star Rods combined extra-high modulus graphite with Duratech multidirectional epoxy technology and added a Duratech butt weave for additional lifting power to create its new Plasma Series inshore and offshore rods. Components include the silicon-carbide (SiC) concept guide system, graphite reel seats and gimbals made by Fuji, and aluminum butts, reel seats and gimbals made by Stuart. Inshore rods come in 7-foot spinning and casting models, with the lightest rated for 6-pound test and the heaviest for 30-pound. Retail prices range from $199.95 to $239.95. Offshore rods include spinning, stand-up spinning, conventional, conventional live-bait and stand-up versions in 6-, 61¼2- and 7-foot lengths. The 12- up to 100-pound-class rods retail for $189.95 to $399.95.
Call Sea Striker at 252-247-4113 or visit www.seastriker.com.