This rod and reel combo is a great entry-level rod for the aspiring winter ice specialist. Ideal for Yellow Perch, Walleye, Lake Trout and Muskellunge. Built to demanding Daiwa standards, the Durable Fiberglass Blank will provide years of dedicated use in frosty conditions. The Heavy Rod Action is well suited for larger species like Pike, Lake Trout and Muskie. The reel is the choice Daiwa CROSSFIRE LT, an excellent spinning reel with many features, designed to tame larger welterweights. The Light and Strong Guides are capable of handling tough conditions in the ice hut. The EVA Handle provides a comfortable grip for both hand and glove even in cold conditions. The Comfortable Reel Seat transitions seamlessly into the handle. The combo sports a smart look with Silver and Red Cosmetics. The quality of materials and workmanship is backed up by a 1-Year Limited Warranty. If you are looking to expand your fishing opportunities in the winter months, choose the new Daiwa TD-ICE as your first step into the world of ice fishing.