this is the time of the season to get a new rod reel or piece of gear that was a little higher at the beginning of the season . tonite i got a 7ft uglystik catfish med/hvy action casting rod for 21.00 they had a 7000 abu reg.99.00 down to 59.00 . i just got the rod i have enough reels right now. better hurry they might not last long!!!!