Rio Products - Skagit Max Shooting Medium Head - Teal / Orange - 500 grains - Rod #7
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Rio Products - Skagit Max Shooting Medium Head - Teal / Orange - 500 grains - Rod #7

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Model:  G-SKAGITM500
Brand:  Rio Products
Line Weight:  7
Line Length:  23 ft
Line Rating:  Floating
Head Weight:  500 grains
Head Length:  23 ft
Color:  Teal / Orange




    

Rio Products - Skagit Max Shooting Medium Head

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:
200 to 400gr – .024”/.026” shooting line, or 25lb SlickShooter/GripShooter.
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.

Technology

Features

 
  • Easy ID Loops
  • Front Loop
  • Back Loop

Recommended Matching Tips

Head Weight Rod # Matching MOW Matching iMOW Matching Level T Matching 10’/15’ Tips
450 grains #6/7 LIGHT LIGHT T-8 or T11 #7
475 grains #7 MEDIUM MEDIUM T11 #7
500 grains #7 MEDIUM MEDIUM T11 #8
525 grains #7/8 MEDIUM MEDIUM T11 #8
550 grains #8 MEDIUM MEDIUM T11 #9
575 grains #8 HEAVY HEAVY T11 or T14 #9
600 grains #8/9 HEAVY HEAVY T14 #10
625 grains #9 HEAVY HEAVY T14 #10
650 grains #9/10 HEAVY HEAVY T14 #10
675 grains #10 X HEAVY HEAVY T14 #10
700 grains #10 X HEAVY HEAVY T14 or T17 #10
725 grains #10/11 X HEAVY HEAVY T17 #10
750 grains #11 X HEAVY HEAVY T17 #10

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