Kit includes the Forecast 9' 5 weight 2-piece blank, black aluminum up locking reel seat, black single foot guides, two stripping guides, tip top, winding check and 'A' grade cork grip. You can buy this kit for just a couple of bucks more than the blank alone. Absolutely no substitutions. This is a special buy for Hook & Hackle customers. Prior sales excluded. Glues and thread extra.