Powerful, easy casting heads designed to cast sink tips and large flies
RIO's Skagit Flight Shooting Heads cast large flies and the fastest of sinking tips with exceptional ease.
The unique taper design has a powerful back section that deeply loads spey rods for long effortless casts, and a carefully designed, subtle front taper to ensure the longest of casts and to generate the smoothest of loops.
Easy casting, deep loading design for effortless casts Powerful front end casts fast sinking tips and large flies Welded loops for fast rigging ID printed rear loop for fast head recognition; attach this end to the shooting line
For best performance, RIO recommends attaching the following head sizes to these shooting lines sizes:
- 275gr to 450gr – .024" Powerflex shooting line, or 25lb SlickShooter
- 450gr to 550gr – .030" Powerflex shooting line, or 35lb SlickShooter
- 550gr to 650gr – .035" Powerflex shooting line, or 44lb SlickShooter
- 650gr and bigger – .040" Powerflex shooting line, or 50lb SlickShooter