HARDY "ZEPHRUS" SWS SINTRIX SALTWATER FLY RODS - Hardy's development team, led by five-time Tarpon Gold Cup Grand Champion, Andy Mill, have pushed Hardy's SINTRIX 440 technology to the absolute limit. ZEPHRUS SWS takes the original, multi-award winning Hardy PROAXIS blank design to the next level of saltwater evolution. More feel, more power, more strength... these are absolute cannons (Bob). The end result is staggering in performance and durability. Lightweight salt-safe hardware, Black-Pearl recoil guides, heavy-duty machined/anodized aluminum reelseat with fighting-butt and Full Wells grips. 5-8 wt reelseats have a graphite insert. These are built to take the punishment and perform at an ultra-high level in any situation. NOTE: One-Piece ZEPHRUS SWS Rods available by special order.