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Powerflex Trout Leader 
Rio Powerflex Trout Leader
POWERFLEX TROUT LEADERS

The best-selling, most reliable trout leaders in the world.

RIO’s Powerflex Trout leaders feature a powerful butt section that provides unsurpassed turn over for effective wind penetration and to easily cast streamers and indicator rigs. Each leader is made with an advanced copolymer material that ensures the highest knot and tensile strength to allow confident hook sets and greater landing percentages. Each Powerflex Trout leader is designed to help you cast better and fish more effectively.

Aggressive high-performance taper
Long, powerful butt section with soft, flexible tippet
Perfection loop in the butt for easy rigging

Ideal for: Nymph/Indicator Rigs Streamers Dry Flies

X Size Total Length Leader Tippet Material Test Tippet Diameter Butt Diameter
7X 7.5ft 2.3m Nylon 2.4lb 1.1kg .004in .102mm 0.022in 0.559mm
6X 7.5ft 2.3m Nylon 3.4lb 1.5kg .005in .127mm 0.022in 0.559mm
5X 7.5ft 2.3m Nylon 5.0lb 2.3kg .006in .152mm 0.022in 0.559mm
4X 7.5ft 2.3m Nylon 6.4lb 2.9kg .007in .178mm 0.023in 0.584mm
3X 7.5ft 2.3m Nylon 8.2lb 3.7kg .008in .203mm 0.023in 0.584mm
2X 7.5ft 2.3m Nylon 10lb 4.5kg .009in .229mm 0.024in 0.610mm
1X 7.5ft 2.3m Nylon 13lb 5.9kg .010in .254mm 0.024in 0.610mm
0X 7.5ft 2.3m Nylon 15lb 6.8kg .011in .279mm 0.025in 0.635mm
7X 9ft 2.7m Nylon 2.4lb 1.1kg .004in .102mm 0.022in 0.559mm
6X 9ft 2.7m Nylon 3.4lb 1.5kg .005in .127mm 0.022in 0.559mm
5X 9ft 2.7m Nylon 5.0lb 2.3kg .006in .152mm 0.022in 0.559mm
4X 9ft 2.7m Nylon 6.4lb 2.9kg .007in .178mm 0.023in 0.584mm
3X 9ft 2.7m Nylon 8.2lb 3.7kg .008in .203mm 0.023in 0.584mm
2X 9ft 2.7m Nylon 10lb 4.5kg .009in .229mm 0.024in 0.610mm
1X 9ft 2.7m Nylon 13lb 5.9kg .010in .254mm 0.024in 0.610mm
0X 9ft 2.7m Nylon 15lb 6.8kg .011in .279mm 0.025in 0.635mm
7X 12ft 3.7m Nylon 2.4lb 1.1kg .004in .102mm 0.022in 0.559mm
6X 12ft 3.7m Nylon 3.4lb 1.5kg .005in .127mm 0.022in 0.559mm
5X 12ft 3.7m Nylon 5.0lb 2.3kg .006in .152mm 0.022in 0.559mm
4X 12ft 3.7m Nylon 6.4lb 2.9kg .007in .178mm 0.023in 0.584mm
3X 12ft 3.7m Nylon 8.2lb 3.7kg .008in .203mm 0.023in 0.584mm
2x 12ft 3.7m Nylon 10lb / 4.5kg 0.009in 0.229mm 0.024in 0.610mm
1x 12ft 3.7m Nylon 13lb / 5.9kg 0.010in 0.254mm 0.024in 0.610mm
0x 12ft 3.7m Nylon 15lb / 6.8kg 0.011in 0.279mm 0.025in 0.635mm
6X 15ft 4.6m Nylon 3.4lb 1.5kg .005in .127mm 0.022in 0.559mm
5X 15ft 4.6m Nylon 5.0lb 2.3kg .006in .152mm 0.022in 0.559mm
4X 15ft 4.6m Nylon 6.4lb 2.9kg .007in .178mm 0.023in 0.584mm
3X 15ft 4.6m Nylon 8.2lb 3.7kg .008in .203mm 0.024in 0.610mm
 
 
Rio Trout Leader
Rio Fluoroflex Trout Leader
FLUOROFLEX TROUT LEADER

RIO's Fluoroflex Trout tapered leaders are the solution when a nearly invisible presentation is required for wary fish.

RIO's trout Fluoroflex leaders are made of 100% fluorocarbon, and are the perfect solution for when a nearly invisible presentation is required in clear water and for spooky fish. Each leader has high abrasion resistance and excellent tensile and knot strength, and have a long butt section that will turn over flies effortlessly. 

100% fluorocarbon for the utmost in stealth

Long butt section for great turnover and presentation

Hand tied perfection loop in the butt for quick rigging
Ideal for: Spring Creeks, Clear Lakes, Spooky Trout

X Size Total Length Material Test Tippet Diameter Butt Diameter
7x 9ft 2.7m Fluorocarbon 2lb 0.9kg .004in .102mm 0.018in 0.457mm
6x 9ft 2.7m Fluorocarbon 3lb 1.4kg .005in .127mm 0.020in 0.508mm
5x 9ft 2.7m Fluorocarbon 4lb 1.8kg .006in .152mm 0.020in 0.508mm
4x 9ft 2.7m Fluorocarbon 5lb 2.3kg .007in .178mm 0.020in 0.508mm
3x 9ft 2.7m Fluorocarbon 6lb 2.7kg .008in .203mm 0.020in 0.508mm
2x 9ft 2.7m Fluorocarbon 8lb 3.6kg .009in .229mm 0.022in 0.559mm
1x 9ft 2.7m Fluorocarbon 10lb 4.5kg .010in .254mm 0.022in 0.559mm
0x 9ft 2.7m Fluorocarbon 12lb 5.5kg .011in .279mm 0.022in 0.559mm

Rio Bass Leader
Rio FW Bass Leader
BASS LEADER

Knotless freshwater bass tapered leaders.

RIO's bass leaders are designed and built to match the needs of the bass fly fisher. The leaders are made of a medium stiff nylon and have a powerful taper design that will easily turn over large flies, and cope with tough winds. The copolymer material is incredibly tough and abrasion resistant. 

Medium-stiff material for turning over larger flies
Powerful butt section and taper for great turnover
Maximum strength and abrasion resistance 
Ideal for: Weighted Streamers Bass Bugs Poppers

Total Length Leader Tippet Material Test Tippet Diameter Butt Diameter
9ft 2.7m Nylon 8lb .011in .279mm 0.027in 0.686mm
9ft 2.7m Nylon 10lb .012in .305mm 0.027in 0.686mm
9ft 2.7m Nylon 12lb .014in .356mm 0.027in 0.686mm
9ft 2.7m Nylon 16lb .015in .381mm 0.027in 0.686mm

Rio Toothy Critter Leader
Rio Toothy Critter Leader
TOOTHY CRITTER LEADER

The leader you need when chasing anything toothy.

A medium stiff nylon leader tapering to 16lb; attached to which is either a shock tippet of nylon-coated stainless steel wire with a small stainless steel snap to change flies easily (Silver), or thin brown Vectran wire you can easily tie a knot in (Bronze).

Ideal for: Pike Bluefish Barracuda

Total Length Test Shock Material
7.5ft 2.3m 15lb Bronze Wire
7.5ft 2.3m 20lb Bronze Wire
7.5ft 2.3m 30lb Bronze Wire
7.5ft 2.3m 45lb Bronze Wire
7.5ft 2.3m 15lb Silver Wire
7.5ft 2.3m 20lb Silver Wire
7.5ft 2.3m 30lb Silver Wire
7.5ft 2.3m 45lb Silver Wire



Rio Tippet
Powerflex Tippet
Rio Powerflex Tippet
POWERFLEX TIPPET
 
High tenacity copolymer with excellent knot strength – ideal for trout.

The RIO Powerflex Tippet features superb knot strength, stretch and suppleness to make this the finest nylon tippet for any fly fishing setup. Made from co-polymer PTFE coating, this tippet's light grey color enhances its camouflage ability on the water. Available from 8X to 60lb, the Powerflex is ideal for all species.

Line Size Total Length Material Test Diameter
8X 30yd 27.4m Nylon 1.5lb 0.7kg 0.003in 0.076mm
7X 30yd 27.4m Nylon 2.4lb 1.1kg 0.004in 0.102mm
6X 30yd 27.4m Nylon 3.4lb 1.5kg 0.005in 0.127mm
5X 30yd 27.4m Nylon 5.0lb 2.3kg 0.006in 0.152mm
4X 30yd 27.4m Nylon 6.4lb 2.9kg 0.007in 0.178mm
3X 30yd 27.4m Nylon 8.2lb 3.7kg 0.008in 0.203mm
2X 30yd 27.4m Nylon 10lb 4.5kg 0.009in 0.229mm
1X 30yd 27.4m Nylon 13lb 5.9kg 0.010in 0.254mm
0X 30yd 27.4m Nylon 15lb 6.8kg 0.011in 0.279mm
20lb 30yd 27.4m Nylon 20lb 9.0kg 0.013in 0.330mm
25lb 30yd 27.4m Nylon 25lb 11.4kg 0.015in 0.381mm
30lb 25yd 22.9m Nylon 30lb 13.6kg 0.017in 0.432mm
35lb 25yd 22.9m Nylon 35lb 15.9kg 0.019in 0.483mm
40lb 20yd 18.3m Nylon 40lb 18.2kg 0.021in 0.533mm
50lb 15yd 13.7m Nylon 50lb 22.7kg 0.023in 0.584mm
60lb 13yd 11.9m Nylon 60lb 27.3kg 0.025in 0.635mm

Suppleflex Tippet
Rio Suppleflex Tippet
SUPPLEFLEX TIPPET

Extremely supple, soft nylon. Ideal for trout, small flies and anytime you need a subtle presentation.

The RIO Suppleflex Tippet is incredibly strong, with excellent knot strength and, as its name suggests, unbelievably soft and supple. A featherweight presentation does not impede the natural movement of a fly in the current. Available in 4X - 7X, the Suppleflex is the perfect choice for the trout angler fishing with smaller flies.

Line Size Total Length Material Test Diameter
7X 30yd 27.4m Nylon 2.0lb 0.9kg 0.004in 0.102mm
6X 30yd 27.4m Nylon 3.0lb 1.3kg 0.005in 0.127mm
5X 30yd 27.4m Nylon 4.7lb 2.1kg 0.006in 0.152mm
4X 30yd 27.4m Nylon 6.1lb 2.7kg 0.007in 0.178mm
 
Fluoroflex Plus Tippet 
Rio Fluoroflex Plus Tippet
FLUOROFLEX PLUS TIPPET

Ultra strong, supple, 100% fluorocarbon with high knot strength. 

Nearly invisible to fish, the Fluoroflex Plus Tippet is ultra strong, incredible supple and ties excellent knots, even to nylon tippet and leaders. Made from the thinnest fluorocarbon on the market, the Fluoroflex Plus' strength makes for great trout material.  

Line Size Total Length Material Test Diameter
7X 30yd 27.4m Fluorocarbon 2.5lb 1.2kg 0.004in 0.102mm
6X 30yd 27.4m Fluorocarbon 3.6lb 1.7kg 0.005in 0.127mm
5X 30yd 27.4m Fluorocarbon 5lb 2.4kg 0.006in 0.152mm
4X 30yd 27.4m Fluorocarbon 7lb 3.3kg 0.007in 0.178mm
3X 30yd 27.4m Fluorocarbon 8.5lb 3.9kg 0.008in 0.203mm
2X 30yd 27.4m Fluorocarbon 12lb 6kg 0.009in 0.229mm
1X 30yd 27.4m Fluorocarbon 13lb 5.9kg 0.010in 0.254mm
0X 30yd 27.4m Fluorocarbon 15lb 6.8kg 0.011in 0.279mm
 
Fluoroflex Freshwater Tippet
Rio Fluoroflex Freshwater Tippet 
FLUOROFLEX FRESHWATER TIPPET

Medium stiff, 100% fluorocarbon. Ideal for Steelhead, Salmon, Trout and Bass.

The Fluoroflex Freshwater Tippet is medium stiff, 100% fluorocarbon and is ideal for Steelhead, Salmon, Trout and Bass. Clear in color, this freshwater tippet is nearly invisible to fish. The flex of the material is best for larger flies. Sizes range from 2lbs to 20lbs.

Line Size Total Length Material Test Diameter
7X 30yd 27.4m Fluorocarbon 2lb .9kg 0.004in 0.102mm
6X 30yd 27.4m Fluorocarbon 3lb 1.4kg 0.005in 0.127mm
5X 30yd 27.4m Fluorocarbon 4lb 1.8kg 0.006in 0.152mm
4X 30yd 27.4m Fluorocarbon 5lb 2.3kg 0.007in 0.178mm
3X 30yd 27.4m Fluorocarbon 6lb 2.7kg 0.008in 0.203mm
2X 30yd 27.4m Fluorocarbon 8lb 3.6kg 0.009in 0.229mm
1X 30yd 27.4m Fluorocarbon 10lb 4.5kg 0.010in 0.254mm
0X 30yd 27.4m Fluorocarbon 12lb 5.4kg 0.011in 0.279mm
16lb 25yd 22.9m Fluorocarbon 16lb 7.3kg 0.013in 0.330mm
20lb 25yd 22.9m Fluorocarbon 20lb 9kg 0.015in 0.381mm
 

Frog Hair

Frog Hair Tippet Material

Frog Hair Tippet and Leader material is superior because our material is subjected to GAMMA’s propriety process. The process produces a material that offers exacting tolerances, super high tensile and knot strength and up to two times the suppleness and shock resistance compared to all other brands of tippets and leaders. For the angler, Frog Hair provides a more natural presentation with more hook-ups and a line that generates maximum fish fighting capabilities. Frog Hair Products are truly your new, competitive advantage.

Dia. (in) .021 .019 .017 .015 .013 0x 1x 2x 3x 4x 5x 6x 7x 8x
Test lbs 52.9 42 35 26 20 15 13.1 11.1 8.5 6.2 4.9 3.7 2.8 1.8
                             


Frog Hair Fluorocarbon Tippet Material

 
Frog Hair FC is an ultra high molecular weight PVDF fluorocarbon made using GAMMA’s exclusive processing technology. Unlike other fluorocarbon monofilaments that are very rigid and stiff, Frog Hair FC is processed to increase the flexibility of the material and provide up to two times the suppleness of other typical fluorocarbon monofilaments. The added suppleness compliments the refractive qualities of fluorocarbon to deliver the most stealthy, drag-free presentation possible and increase your catch rate.

Dia. (in) .026 .024 .019 .015 .013 0x 1x 2x 3x 4x 5x 6x 7x
Test lbs 52.8 44 35 22 17.6 13.2 11.5 10 8.8 6.6 4.4 3.3 2.2
                           



  w/Perfection Loop - Supple Tip Tapered Leaders have an extra supple butt section to provide a tighter loop and a softer turnover for the most stealthy presentation possible. The ultra supple tippet offers superior knot strength, incredible toughness, and built-in shock resistance with the most natural, drag-free presentation of any tapered leader.


  w/Perfection Loop - Frog Hair FC High Performance Fluorocarbon tapered leaders have a stiffer butt section to optimize the energy transfer from the fly line and a supple tippet that offers superior knot strength, incredible toughness, and built-in shock resistance to deliver a more stealthy, drag-free presentation compared to other fluorocarbon tapered leaders. The extra long taper section (over 60% of the leader length) is engineered to combine with the heavier, high density fluorocarbon and provide an optimal weight distribution along the length of the leader for exceptional roll out and a more powerful turnover.
 
Trout Hunter
Trout Leaders

TroutHunter Leader 
Extruded to exacting standards from the highest quality co-polymers available.  

Extraordinary precision and unparalleled turnover for the most demanding trout angler.    

Camouflage olive tint for low visibility.    

Exclusive U.V. resistant, waterproof packaging ensures that the product is of maximum strength when purchased.

Size: 8’ 0X-6X 10’ 0X-7X  
 
Nylon Tippet

TroutHunter Nylon Tippet
Highest quality co-polymers available.

Twice coated for maximum knot strength and water repellency.

Remarkable strength-to-diameter ratio.

Optimal blend of suppleness and elasticity.

50 meter spools afford anglers superior material at a low per meter price.

Proprietary misty brown polycarbonate large arbor spool.

Designed for low material memory and easy handling in a stackable, compact, durable design.

Premium rubber tippet tender is long lasting, smooth and water repellant. Unique colors for each diameter allow for quick identification of size.
Exclusive U.V. resistant, waterproof packaging ensures that the product is of maximum strength when purchased.

Size: 0X-8X 4.5X 5.5X 6.5X  
 
Fluorocarbon Tippet 

TroutHunterFluorocarbon Tippet

The best performing Fluorocarbon on the market. 

NOW AVAILABLE in BIG GAME SIZES

Superb knot strength and abrasion resistance.

Nearly invisible due to low refractive index.

50 meter spools afford anglers superior material at a low per meter price.

Proprietary misty gray polycarbonate large arbor spool. Designed for low material memory and easy handling in a stackable, compact, durable design.

Premium rubber, water repellant tippet tender.
Unique colors for each diameter.
Size: 0X-10X 4.5X 5.5X 6.5X NEW Big Game sizes 0/3X, 0/2X, and 0/1X (available in 25 meter spools only)  
 
Umpqua 
Umpqua Power Taper Leader
Umpqua Power Taper Leader

 
POWER TAPER LEADER

Pre-looped Tapered Leader for Stronger Turnover

Keep the power where you need it with a long untappered butt section and a short, very aggressive taper down to tippet. Power Tapers are THE leader for fishing Hopper-Copper-Dropper rigs and are turn-over dream leaders for beginning casters. It's no big surprise these are guides' favorites.  

7.5' 2X 10.7LB 7.5' 3X 8.5LB 7.5' 4X 6.0LB 7.5' 5X 5.0LB 7.5' 6X 3.5LB 9' 2X 10.7LB 9' 3X 8.5LB 9' 4X 6.0LB 9' 5X 5.0LB 9' 6X 3.5LB
 
Tough Nylon Tippet 
Umpqua Tough Nylon Tippet
Olive-tinted Tough Nylon is a harder, stiffer, and very abrasion-resistant material. Designed to turn-over bigger flies for big fish in freshwater, from Steelhead/Salmon to Largemouth/Peacock Bass. Matches perfectly with Umpqua's Tough Nylon leaders: our Shorty, Bass and Steelhead Tapers. 30 yard spools  

SIZES 8LB 10LB 12LB 16LB
 
UmpquaTM Nylon Tippet 
Umpqua Nylon Tippet
With its low visibility olive tint, Umpqua's co-polymer nylon tippet material is an almost flawless marriage of great tensile strength, elasticity, suppleness, and abrasion-resistance. The result is a tippet material of superior WET KNOT STRENGTH that remains supple enough to allow a fly to really "swim". Matches perfectly with our Trout, Power Taper, and Bass/Panfish leaders. 8X - 02X 30yard spools 04X & 05X 20yard spools 06X 15yard spool 08X - 010X 10yard spools  

SIZES 8X 1.7LB 7X 2.5LB 6X 3.5LB 5X 5LB 4X 6LB 3X 8.5LB 2X 10.7LB 1X 13.5LB 0X 15LB 02X 16LB 04X 20LB 05X 25LB 06X 30LB 08X 35LB 010X 40LB
 
AFW Leader Wire
   
   
Tyger Stainless Steel Leader