The G.Loomis NRX 852C (continued). They feel better than anything we have built before. $22.00 shipping. They work. A look at the rod's extra-fast taper. But are they the most sensitive sticks I've fished? 2. We have been continually striving to build the best rod on the planet. Blank tapers have been refined. shimano; price; By West Coast Angler, December 25, 2020 in Fishing Rods, Reels, Line, and Knots. had caught up. View basket for details. Autopsy,