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Rio Saltwater Tropical Series Elite Permit

Rio Saltwater Tropical Series Elite Permit

$129.99
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  • Returnable
Color
Grain weight (gr)
333
402
488
Line weight
8 wt
10 wt
9 wt
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Product details

When fly fishing for a serious species like permit,  anglers would do well to choose the Rio Saltwater Tropical Series Elite Permit line. This purpose-built fly line is ready for the unique demands of chasing this finicky fish. This permit-specific line is made for 8-10 weight rods, and with two different color schemes to best fit a particular environment. Key Features:

  • Shooting head – This line is a shooting head style line designed for casting flies at a distance with minimal backcasts, especially in windy conditions. This particular line also has an elongated taper for more delicate presentations to "spooky" permit.
  • DirectCore – This is RIO's hot weather and low stretch core that remains supple and accurate in tropical conditions.
  • SlickCast Coating – RIO's SlickCast adds durability and water/dirt shedding properties to the outside of the line.
  • SureFire – The 3 different colors represent 3 sections of the line giving the angler quick visual feedback, for fast and accurate casts.
Fly line taper
Weight forward
Fly line type
Floating
Total length (ft)
100
Water type
Saltwater
Fishing type
Fly
Rio Saltwater Tropical Series Elite Permit
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