The Essential Fly Co-Polymer Tapered Leader 9Lb 1X
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The Essential Fly Co-Polymer Tapered Leader 9Lb 1X

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Packing Weight:  6 g

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Our Part Number:  TEF-TPL-9
Bar Code:  5056544654297
Manufacturer Part Number:  TEF-TPL-9
Brand:  The Essential Fly
Pack Size:  1
Color:  Transparent
Length Metric:  3.65m
Length in Meters:  3.65
Length Imperial:  3.99 Yds
Length in Yards:  4
Diameter:  0.254mm
Material Type:  Co-Polymer
Breaking Strain Kg:  4.1
Breaking Strain Imperial:  9




    

A specially designed co-polymer tapered leader with a long and heavy butt for turnover power and a supple front taper for delicate presentation. The The Essential Fly - Co-Polymer Tapered Leader - 9Lb - 1X is an excellent choice for fishing with small and mid-sized flies on spooky fish and ideal for even underhand casting.

At 12 feet long you can use the leader at full length or cut down to your ideal length making it versatile for all fishing conditions.

Product Breaking Straing (LB) Breaking Straing (KG) Diameter (mm) Diamteter (inch) Butt Diameter (mm) Butt Diameter (inch) Typical fly hook size  useage
0X 10.5 4.8 0.789 0.011 0.64 0.025 2
1X 9 4.1 0.254 0.010 0.58 0.023 4-8
2X 7.7 3.5 0.229 0.009 0.56 0.022 6-10
3X 6.8 3.1 0.203 0.008 0.53 0.021 10-14
4X 5.2 2.4 0.178 0.007 0.53 0.021 12-16
5X 3.9 1.8 0.152 0.006 0.5 0.02 14-18
6X 2.6 1.2 0.127 0.005 0.43 0.017 16-22
7X 1.8 0.85 0.102 0.004 0.43 0.017 18-24
 

Typical Fly Usage For Leader Sizes

To calculate leader size a time used formula is to divide the fly size by 3, this gives you and approximate tippet size.

For example for a size 16 fly 16/3 = 5.33 so recommended leader diameter should be 5x to 6x

 

The Essential Fly Co-Polymer Tapered Leader 9Lb 1X was last modified on 09/02/2022 16:47

 

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Customer Reviews for The Essential Fly Co-Polymer Tapered Leader 9Lb 1X

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High quality copolymer leader
Friday, 6 July 2018  | 

Very happy with these leaders that are now my go to leader for summer carp fishing. They have comfortably handled a good number of double figure carp including three over 20lbs, one of which was 28lbs 7oz. I have every confidence in their knot strength.


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TEF leaders
Tuesday, 24 May 2016  | 

never had any problems with these holds knots ok

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