Ideal for those seeking very very delicate casting and for fishing smaller streams, the Iwana feels extremely light-weight and with its medium action, very precise. The progressive taper, ultra-light weight, and tip action provides for great battles, even when hooking the smaller fish. Quality and strength are by no means compromised, and landing large fish is not unheard of 8lbs. Mentioned on a forum thread! If you are going to streams where 12-inch trout are trophies this is the rod.These rods have a beautiful lossy carbon finish, where you can see the high-quality carbon fiber material through a nice glossy finish. (360cm) NOTE: Due to the telescopic nature of the rods, and the fact that we rounded the numbers to have a clean metric-to-English conversion, rod lengths may vary slightly from indicated. Closed size: 20.5 inches (52cm) including 1/2-inch cap Segments: 9 Handle length: 11 inches (23cm) Weight: 2.7oz (76.5 grams). High-quality glossy carbon fiber finish. Progressive taper and ultra-light weight for both elite strength and flexibility. Comes in an included rod case. Delicate casting ability and precise action, for large and small fish alike. This item is in the category "Sporting Goods\Fishing\Rods & Poles". The seller is "avidmaxoutfitters" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, Japan, China, Korea, South, Taiwan, South Africa, Thailand, Hong Kong, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Panama, Trinidad and Tobago, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint Kitts-Nevis, Saint Lucia, Montserrat, Turks and Caicos Islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei Darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French Guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman Islands, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Monaco, Macau, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Vietnam, Uruguay.