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    RIO Skagit Max Short

    RIO Skagit Max Short
    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.

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    Price: $54.95
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    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 -
    SKULine SizeHead WeightHead LengthColorSink Rate
    6-20998200gr200gr17ft / 5.2mTeal / OrangeFloat
    6-20999225gr225gr17ft / 5.2mTeal / OrangeFloat
    6-21000250gr250gr17ft / 5.2mTeal / OrangeFloat
    6-20983275gr275gr20ft / 6.1mTeal / OrangeFloat
    6-20984300gr300gr20ft / 6.1mTeal / OrangeFloat
    6-20985325gr325gr20ft / 6.1mTeal / OrangeFloat
    6-20986350gr350gr20ft / 6.1mTeal / OrangeFloat
    6-20987375gr375gr20ft / 6.1mTeal / OrangeFloat
    6-20988400gr400gr20ft / 6.1mTeal / OrangeFloat
    6-20989425gr425gr20ft / 6.1mTeal / OrangeFloat
    6-20990450gr450gr20ft / 6.1mTeal / OrangeFloat
    6-20991475gr475gr20ft / 6.1mTeal / OrangeFloat
    6-20992500gr500gr20ft / 6.1mTeal / OrangeFloat
    6-20993525gr525gr20ft / 6.1mTeal / OrangeFloat
    6-20994550gr550gr20ft / 6.1mTeal / OrangeFloat
    6-20995575gr575gr20ft / 6.1mTeal / OrangeFloat
    6-20996600gr600gr20ft / 6.1mTeal / OrangeFloat
    6-20997625gr 625gr 20ft / 6.1mTeal / OrangeFloat
    6-20369650gr650gr20ft / 6.1m
    Teal / Orange
    Float


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

    terre rogers 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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