Do you have the right rod for you?
Rod actions, casting weights, power ratings? What does this mean to you?
Have you ever thought about this before buying a lure rod?
On the DFR website there is information to help you choose the right length rod for your fishing - Rod Blanks.
Rod actions - Within the fishing tackle industry there is no common standard where by you can go from one manufacturer to another and a fast action blank will be the same no matter which blank your fishing with. A fast action blank will be different from Japan compared say to France, and then both of these may be different again compared to a blank from the USA!
Take a look here before choosing your custom lure rod, it may help you choose what suits you best for your fishing application.