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RIO Skagit Max Short

RIO Skagit Max Short
RIO Skagit Max Short
RIO Skagit Max Short
RIO Skagit Max Short
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Brand: RIO

RIO Skagit Max Short is designed for shorter Spey rods, Switch rods and single hand rods.

Price: $59.99
Product Details
The Max Short is an exceptionally easy casting Skagit style shooting head that is ideal for short Spey rods, Switch rods and single-handed rods. The head will cast big flies, and the heaviest sinking tips with the utmost of ease. The head is built on RIO’s ultra-low stretch ConnectCore for the utmost in casting control and sensitivity, and has a highly visible orange section loop for easy recognition. It is available in a multitude of lengths and weights to cover all rod and angling situations.

Technology -
  • XS Technology - Ultra slick, dirt repelling coating for maximum distance and performance
  • ConnectCore - Non-Stretch, full sinking line core for improved strike detection and faster hook sets
Features -
  • Ultra-low stretch core for the best in casting and fishing sensitivity
  • Easy loading design
  • Printed ID system on the rear of the head for quick recognition
  • High viz rear loop.
  • Welded front and rear loops
Recommended Shooting lines sizes -
  • 200 to 400 gr - 0.024”/0.026” shooting line, or 25lb SlickShooter/GripShooter.
  • 400 to 550 gr - 0.030”/0.032” shooting line, or 35lb SlickShooter/GripShooter.
  • 550 to 675 gr - 0.035”/0.037” shooting line, or 44lb SlickShooter/GripShooter.
Specs -
SKU Line Size Head Weight Head Length Color Sink Rate
6-20998 200gr 200gr 17ft / 5.2m Teal / Orange Float
6-20999 225gr 225gr 17ft / 5.2m Teal / Orange Float
6-21000 250gr 250gr 17ft / 5.2m Teal / Orange Float
6-20983 275gr 275gr 20ft / 6.1m Teal / Orange Float
6-20984 300gr 300gr 20ft / 6.1m Teal / Orange Float
6-20985 325gr 325gr 20ft / 6.1m Teal / Orange Float
6-20986 350gr 350gr 20ft / 6.1m Teal / Orange Float
6-20987 375gr 375gr 20ft / 6.1m Teal / Orange Float
6-20988 400gr 400gr 20ft / 6.1m Teal / Orange Float
6-20989 425gr 425gr 20ft / 6.1m Teal / Orange Float
6-20990 450gr 450gr 20ft / 6.1m Teal / Orange Float
6-20991 475gr 475gr 20ft / 6.1m Teal / Orange Float
6-20992 500gr 500gr 20ft / 6.1m Teal / Orange Float
6-20993 525gr 525gr 20ft / 6.1m Teal / Orange Float
6-20994 550gr 550gr 20ft / 6.1m Teal / Orange Float
6-20995 575gr 575gr 20ft / 6.1m Teal / Orange Float
6-20996 600gr 600gr 20ft / 6.1m Teal / Orange Float
6-20997 625gr 625gr 20ft / 6.1m Teal / Orange Float
6-20369 650gr 650gr 20ft / 6.1m
Teal / Orange
Float

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"325 grain great Skagit head for 4wt Micro Spey"

on 11/5/2014 1:55:46 PM

Review (Tell us Why?: This short head casts fine on the 4wt Winston 11ft micro Spey rod. It turned over 10ft medium MOW tips easily.

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