Ian Miller Tournament Hi-Leverage Trolling Rods have re-written the book on chair rod design and are without peer in the world of game fishing. These rods represent absolute state of the art in all aspects of rod technology, and are the most beautifully bound and immaculately finished rods available. All Ian Miller Hi-Leverage trolling rods feature "Multi-Loading" blanks which are constructed using the latest in composite materials and techniques. Incorporating Ian's own cutting edge designs of actions and tapers, they are specifically suited to curved butts and modern fighting chair techniques. These actions are based on many years of fish-fighting experience, observation and research and development all around the world in conjunction with leading captains and anglers. Blueprinted to be the strongest available, they are found only in Ian Miller Hi-Leverage Trolling Rods. Every rod model is based on a custom designed heavy wall composite blank for fail-safe fish fighting, "double-built" handcrafted bindings providing three times the structural integrity and many times the life of other regular custom rods and incorporating deluxe trim wraps, with multi-coat, UV stabilized epoxy finish to the entire rod; include extra large leather/cork fore grips and feature hand woven fish thread are of gold jumping marlin. We regularly customize Ian Miller Hi-Leverage Trolling rods to suit specific boat sizes, local conditions, fighting techniques and other personal preferences.