Ugly StikGX2 is the next generation of Ugly Stik that combines the heritage and tradition of the original while maintaining the strength and durability Ugly Stiks are known for. Ugly Stik GX2 rods offer better balance for lighter feel, improved components, and eye catching cosmetics for a more modern look. Ugly StikGX2 spinning rod. 3 ball bearings plus one-way clutch instant anti-reverse bearing for smoother gear feel and instant hook sets. Reel sizes 40 and 50 feature 2 ball bearings plus one-way clutch.