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Product Image RIO Steelhead/Salmon Tapered Leader

RIO Steelhead/Salmon Tapered Leader


• Medium-stiff material for turning over larger flies
• Long butt section and taper for great turnover
• Maximum strength and abrasion resistance

RIO’S STEELHEAD/SALMON LEADERS are designed and built to match the needs of the Salmon and Steelhead fly fisher. The leaders are made of a medium stiff nylon and have a powerful taper design that easily turns over larger flies, and cope with tough winds. The copolymer material is incredibly tough and highly abrasion resistant.


9ft. Code
15ft Code
Weight ib
Weight kg
 SL9  8  SL15  8  8lb  3.6kg
SL9 10
SL15 10 10lb  4.5kg  
SL9 12
SL15 12  12lb  5.5kg
SL9 16 SL15 16  16lb  7.3kg
SL9 20 SL15 20  20lb  9.1kg