EASY CASTING, ULTRA-POWERFUL HEADS for big flies and sink tips
• Powerful front end to easily cast large flies and fast sinking tips
• Ultra-low stretch core for the best in casting and fishing sensitivity
• Complete series of heads with varying lengths and small size increments
RIO Skagit Max heads cast large flies and the fastest of sinking tips with exceptional ease. The unique weight distribution deeply loads rods for long, powerful casts, while the subtle taper design generates smooth, easy loops and long, long distances. All Skagit heads are built on an ultra-low stretch core for the maximum in casting and fishing sensitivity.
For best performance, RIO recommends attaching the following head sizes to these shooting lines sizes:
400 to 550gr – .030”/.032” shooting line or 35lb SlickShooter/GripShooter.
550 to 675gr – .035”/.037” shooting line, or 44lb SlickShooter/GripShooter.
675gr and heavier – .040”/.042” shooting line or 50lb SlickShooter/GripShooter.
|Head Weight||Rod #||Head Length||Colour||Matching iMOW||Matching Level T|
|550gr / 35.7g||8/9||23ft||Teal/Orange||Medium||T11|
|650gr / 42.2g||9/10||25ft||Teal/Orange||Heavy||T14|
|750gr / 48.7g||10/11||25ft||Teal/Orange||Heavy||T17|