Featuring AFTCO Roller Stripper and Tip-Top for line protection in the two greatest friction points on the rod, with Aluminum-Oxide Turbo Guides "In-Between" for the best combination of line protection and economy. Butt options on the rods include Penn's Slick Butt (RS Versions) for ease of removal from rod holders and Penn EVA Foam (RF Versions) for maximum fish-fighting comfort. RS/RF Models feature Penn's Integrated Solid Tip, combining the power of tubular glass and the durability of solid glass in the tiptop section. All International V RS/RF Stand-up Rod models feature machined reel seats and metal gimbals for reliability and proven performance. Foregrips are EVA foam for the ultimate in comfort and durability, a standard theme with all Penn Products. "Gold Label Dealers Only."