GEAR RODS Posted Jul 11, 2016 By: WorldFishingNetwork.com Staff Berkley Glowstik Rod Now Red LED Powered The Berkley Glowstik rod has been upgraded with a red LED to help anglers see fish strikes in low-light conditions. (Photo courtesy of Berkley) Night anglers understand the frustration of staring into forever darkness that precludes them from seeing the strike. Berkley helps eliminate the frustration with the introduction of the Glowstik. The highly-visible problem solver is a great boon to fishing in the dark. The second generation Berkley Glowstik rod series gets a boost in upgrades, giving anglers more features to help them succeed during those evening sits. The key component of the Glowstik is a one-touch battery-operated red LED optimized with a fiber optic cable creating a consistent glow to the rod tip. This helps anglers see fish strikes. Featuring a fiberglass blank construction, the Berkley Glowstik is perfect for big cats on the Mississippi or pier and jetty saltwater angling. Stainless steel guides with titanium oxide inserts are durable and hold up no matter what's on the other end of the line. The full-rubberized shrink-wrapped handle makes sure nothing slips through even when rain is pouring down under the night-lit skies. Unbeatable construction and an LED-lit rod that lasts hours on a two AAA batteries are just a few reasons anglers will love fishing this rod. Available in four casting models and two spinning models, the Berkley Glowstik is designed for fresh and saltwater use and has an MSRP of $49.95.