Yup, they are white, bright white...can't wait to get it built, for a SJ842, it feels pretty darn sporty on the tip end, fast action, it feels heavier than most 2 powers, almost like a drop shot rod. Will post up some pics when I get around to it later.
I may not build another phenix blank....too many inconsistencies in their blanks and what they release for specs, not bad rods, but I would like to pay for what they list and not what I get. Phenix makes some sick blanks on the fishability side of the house, no doubt.
What Phenix does have going for them is their warranty, no questions asked. most are $25 to replace the blank. And I would not know anything about their support of this policy since none of the Phenix rods I've built have had problems. My next high dollar rod will be a NFC HM.
Being an old guy, I want to get a little older. Wading out in some deep lakes it seems there is always that point where the bottom drops off suddenly. I was wondering if there was some kind of device that is unobtrusive that one could wear in case of the accidental dunking especially in very...