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  • Rio Tarpon Nylon Shock Hand Tied Leaders - 3 Pack
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Rio Tarpon Nylon Shock Hand Tied Leaders - 3 Pack



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Guides' favorite! A hand tied 6 ft (1.8 m) leader of ultra hard, tough saltwater nylon, tapering from a twisted double strand of 22 lb class tippet butt material and finishing with a 24 in. section of shock tippet. A Bimini knot in the end of the 22 lb class tippet ensures the ultimate in protection, and a perfection loop in the twisted butt end makes it very easy to attach to a fly line or butt section.


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Dale Martens
Details "Fantastic if you - like me - want to mess around with as few knots as possible."
12/24/2015

I took these on my only trip where I targeted large tarpon - to Isla Holbox. Since I would much rather leave leader construction to someone who knows what they are doing, these things were perfect. They consist of a shock tippet section and a class tippet section. The class tippet section has a loop to attach to a butt section. I used a 4 or 5 foot butt section of about 60 lb. mono. Tie a loo... Read Entire Review
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