RIO Skagit Max Short

The Max Short is an exceptionally easy casting Skagit style shooting head that is ideal for short Spey rods, Switch rods and single-handed rods. The head will cast big flies, and the heaviest sinking tips with the utmost of ease. 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: 200 to 400 gr - 0.024”/0.026” shooting line, or 25lb SlickShooter/GripShooter.
  • 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.
SKULine Size Head WeightHead LengthColorSink Rate
6-20998 200gr   200gr 17ft / 5.2m Teal / Orange Float
6-20999 225gr   225gr 17ft / 5.2m Teal / Orange Float
6-21000 250gr   250gr 17ft / 5.2m Teal / Orange Float
6-20983 275gr   275gr 20ft / 6.1m Teal / Orange Float
6-20984 300gr   300gr 20ft / 6.1m Teal / Orange Float
6-20985 325gr   325gr 20ft / 6.1m Teal / Orange Float
6-20986 350gr   350gr 20ft / 6.1m Teal / Orange Float
6-20987 375gr   375gr 20ft / 6.1m Teal / Orange Float
6-20988 400gr   400gr 20ft / 6.1m Teal / Orange Float
6-20989 425gr   425gr 20ft / 6.1m Teal / Orange Float
6-20990 450gr   450gr 20ft / 6.1m Teal / Orange Float
6-20991 475gr   475gr 20ft / 6.1m Teal / Orange Float
6-20992 500gr   500gr 20ft / 6.1m Teal / Orange Float
6-20993 525gr   525gr 20ft / 6.1m Teal / Orange Float
6-20994 550gr   550gr 20ft / 6.1m Teal / Orange Float
6-20995 575gr   575gr 20ft / 6.1m Teal / Orange Float
6-20996 600gr   600gr 20ft / 6.1m Teal / Orange Float
6-20997 625gr   625gr 20ft / 6.1m Teal / Orange Float