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Rio Saltwater Tapered Leaders

These Rio Saltwater Tapered Leaders are the general application choice for Bones, Permit, Striped Bass, Snook, and Rock Cod – in other words, for the general saltwater fly angler who may fish for a variety of species

Guide Reviews, Video, and Sales on Rio Saltwater Tapered Leaders – Rio’s tapered leader specifically designed for the most general conditions and flies.

Unique features: When you are just going fishing, these are a most excellent general purpose leader choice from our friends at Rio.

Material: Medium stiff nylon monofilament. Good ability to achieve strong knots plus abrasion resistance and fly turnover.

Tippet characteristics: Moderately firm, strong tippets, butt tapers t achieve good fly turnover; cast most sizes of saltwater specialty flies.

Lengths available: Rio Tapered Saltwater leaders are available in 10 ft. lengths.

Knot Strength: Excellent balance between diameter, break strength and knot durability.

Tippet Diameters: Available in 8 – 20 lb. class diameters.

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