The Douglas XMatrix line is a truly premium rod series. Highlighted by exquisite actions, designed to cover an impressive range of specific techniques and applications (18 spinning & 25 casting). XMatrix rods feature high-end components top to bottom, inside and out. Made from a proprietary carbon matrix composition, the DXS & DXC Rods feature Fuji Reel Seats, Fuji alconite guides, high-density EVA grips, and graphite inserts. XMatrix rods feature ground breaking strength-to-weight ratios that most fishing rods on the market cant match. Experience the hyper sensitivity, the light weight, the dialed-in actions and the ergonomic comfort of these rods for yourself. You will be impressed.