The Daiwa Ardito TR has quality and sensitivity that you can take along while on the road. The semi hard travel case is sturdy yet pliable and protects the rod during travel. The V-Flex ferrule joint system is strategically placed for a smooth powerful action. The X-45 bias construction prevents twisting of the blank for greather strenght and sensitivity. Put the Daiwa Ardito TR travel rod in your car, truck, boat, or vacation home so you'll always be ready to catch 'em.