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RIO Fluoroflex Leader

$12.95

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    • One Color, 3x/9ft
      $12.95
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      $12.95
    • One Color, 5x/9ft
      $12.95
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      $12.95
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    11 Reviews

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    When the water is crystal clear and the trout are spooky, turn to the RIO Fluoroflex Leader for a stealthy presentation. The 100% fluorocarbon material is nearly invisible, offers good abrasion resistance, and has a pre-tied loop for easy rigging.

    • Fluorocarbon is nearly invisible and ideal for clear water and easily spooked trout
    • Long butt section improves presentation
    • Pre-tied loop on the butt end makes for easy rigging
    • Item #RIO0058

    Tech Specs

    Material
    fluorocarbon
    Overall Length
    9 ft
    Test
    [6X] 3 lb, [5X] 4 lb, [4X] 5 lb, [3X] 6 lb
    Leader Style
    tapered
    Back End Loop
    yes
    Recommended Use
    trout fishing

    Tech Specs

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    Really Great

    • Familiarity: I've put it through the wringer

    This Fluoroflex Leader by RIO is awesome. It is very strong, unbelievably clear, and 5 star when it comes to throwing a nymph rig. It has a little more sink to it than a typical monofilament leader which is the main reason that I love it for nymphing. Also, the pretty much invisible look of the leader is killer for those super spooky fish! Overall top notch leader that I would 100% recommend, especially if you are going to be throwing some nymph rigs out there. Pair it with some RIO Fluoroflex tippet for when your leader starts to get a little short on you and you'll be all set

    Solid Leader

    • Familiarity: I've used it several times

    Strong and easy to rig up with the pre-tied loop on the line end. I've been using the Flouroflex leaders in Utah rivers and lakes, and I don't have any complaints.

    Quality leader

    • Familiarity: I've put it through the wringer

    High quality leader that get the job done. These flouro leaders are more transparent in the water; however, are a bit more prone to sink (vs. the Powerflex leader). I typically use the flouro leaders for nymphing/subsurface and the Powerflex leaders for fishing on top with dries. If the water is super clear and slow I will occasionally use flouro for fishing on top, but you must dress your fly more often to ensure appropriate presentation

    Only leader to use!

    • Familiarity: I've put it through the wringer

    This is my favorite leader by far. Ive used multiple weights and all of them have been great. Has worked perfect for Utah river trout!

    Gets the job done!

    • Familiarity: I've put it through the wringer

    Easy to attach to line with the loop, just make sure your line is compatible. Rio make's awesome products and I would recommend this and any other products they make to anybody hitting the streams!

    The $12.95 price implies this is a 3-pack. Is this correct even though it's not specified?

    This is not a 3 pack. The Powerflex Leader is sold in a 3 pack for 12.95. This is Fuoroflex which comes as a single leader. Fluoro flex does not degrade as much as powerflex does in sunlight, it also does not refract as much light and is nearly invisible to fish. Fluoro is more abrasion resistant than powerflex as well so it will last longer being pulled through weeds or over rocks.