The trigger rod is in reality a spinning rod with a trigger. Used almost exclusively with a multiplier reel, giving a one handed method of fishing. The Cup 02 is a strong 75cm one handed trigger rod. Don't be fooled by the size or the price. This is a serious rod. Ideal for backpackers, canoeists, yachtsmen, youngsters, etc. Size 75 cm (2.5 feet) in one piece.