Great Lakes series trolling rods are designed to have a higher quality of materials and components needed to master the most productive day on the water. Starting with the graphite composite construction blank and aluminum oxide guides. Chrome plated stainless steel guides are featured on Dipsy Diver and leadcore / copper wire trolling models. And on steel wireline trolling models we put roller guides with swivel top. Triangular Powerlift™ grips helps keep your grip and keeps the rod from twisting while you are fighting fish.