Laserline rods are the number one seller in the USA, and there’s a reason — Tremendous Quality. Tough, lightweight, and versatile, our direct reading (lenker style) rods bear the true test of quality in the field, and hold up exceptionally well. Aluminum front and rear rods. Made of high strength clear anodized aluminum for lightweight, rugged, dependable operation. They will not rust, split, splinter, swell or warp in any environment. Tape has heavy duty matte textured face. Easy on the eyes in bright sunlight. Protects the tape numbers from wear and fading. Tape lock grommets are over sized, heavy duty brass. Greatly minimizes the problem of tape tearing.