Cam Sigler Company has a bright new series of tough three-piece saltwater travel rods at prices well below those for most quality marine equipment in this category. Models include 9-foot rods for 8-, 9-, 10- and 12-weight lines plus an 81/2-foot, 14-weight brute for offshore fishing that, unlike most of other rods in this class, you can cast a country mile. The 14-weight has double synthetic grips and a swivel gimble. The other models have single grips. ($295 to $349, depending on model;; 206-567-4836)