The easiest casting, most powerful Skagit head ever made.
The Skagit Max is an exceptionally easy casting Skagit style shooting head that will cast big flies, and the heaviest sinking tips with the utmost of ease. A unique taper design not only casts all the nasty stuff associated with Skagit fishing, but also forms beautiful loops and is extremely pleasant to cast. The head is built on RIO’s ultra-low stretch ConnectCore for the utmost in casting control and sensitivity, and has a highly visible orange section loop for easy recognition. It is available in a multitude of lengths and weights to cover all rod and angling situations.
Ultra-low stretch core for the best in casting and fishing sensitivity
Easy loading design
Printed ID system on the rear of the head for quick recognition
High viz rear loop.
Shooting lines sizes:
400 to 550 gr - 0.030”/0.032” shooting line, or 35lb SlickShooter/GripShooter.
550 to 675 gr - 0.035”/0.037” shooting line, or 44lb SlickShooter/GripShooter.