Rio Freshwater Leaders Skagit Leader · 12 lbs · 4.5 ft
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The Rio Freshwater Leaders Skagit Leader is specifically designed to deliver large(r) flies on heavy shooting heads/ commonly used by spey anglers. The short leader of 4.5ft/ coupled with the abrupt taper/ helps conserve casting energy and transfer it effectively to the fly. The taper helps prevent a hinged effect that would hamper the ability to turn over large(r) flies. Key Features:
- Abrupt Taper – This abrupt taper helps conserve the energy of the cast to turn over large(r) flies.
- Tapered Leader – Unlike level leaders commonly used with skagit set ups/ the taper of the leader helps prevent a hinge effect.
- Multiple Strengths – This leader is available in 12/ 16/ and 20lb strengths.