The Catfish Getters HD Whisker Sticks are made of extremely durable 1/2in coated fiberglass rod. This coating will be sure to protect your hands and also keep your poles from any harm do to harsh weather or sun for decades! The HD poles help provide a little more control on those giant catfish. Each pole comes equipped with 250lb braided nylon line, 3oz sinker, swivel, choice of Eagle Claw hook, reflective wrap, and name tag. All of our Whisker Sticks are proudly hand crafted right here in the USA!! After 20 years of testing and thousands of happy customers you can be sure that Whisker Sticks are The Pole You Can Bank On!!