You can trust Shimano's well trusted Beastmaster brand to fight them on the beaches !! These Surfcasting rods are equipted with quality Shimano hardlite guides, Shimano reel seat plus SDR on XT60 + Geofibre blanks. Casting weight ratings of 200 to 225 grams combined with a realistic price tag will convince surfcasting fans galore to take the BEAST into battle in the new year !!