1 piece tubular glass blank with solid tip. Stainless steel guides with aluminum oxide inserts. Triangular shaped EVA grips. Heavy duty graphite reel seat (Select Models). Soft yet durable rubber gimbal (Select Models). RUBBER GIMBAL - Soft yet durable rubber gimbal provides the same function as a traditional metal gimbal without the worries of scratching or cracking the gel coat on your boat. Rubber gimbals also help ease the pain that traditional metal gimbals can put on your body while fighting a fish.