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RIO Scandi Floating Shooting Head
An easy casting shooting head designed for effortless distance and great presentation
The RIO Scandi head is a very easy casting Scandi style shooting head, built on RIO’s ultra-low stretch ConnectCore for the utmost in casting control and sensitivity. It is available in a multitude of lengths and weights to cover all rod and angling situations. For tight casting spots and the utmost in ease of casting use a head length that is between 2.5 and 3 times the length of the rod, thus a 12 ft rod would work best with a head that is between 30 and 36 ft in length. The shorter the head length, the tighter the back casting space an angler can fish in. With more room and better casting skills a longer head provides the angler with less line to strip in between each cast and more fishing time.
Colour: Salmon/ Orange.
Which Shooting Line?
For best performance, RIO recommends attaching the following head sizes to these shooting lines sizes:
275gr to 450gr – 024" Powerflex/ 026” ConnectCore shooting line, or 25lb SlickShooter/GripShooter.
450gr to 550gr – 030" Powerflex/ 032” ConnectCore shooting line, or 35lb SlickShooter/GripShooter.
550gr to 650gr – 035" Powerflex/ 037”ConnectCore shooting line, or 44lb SlickShooter/GripShooter.
650gr plus – 040" Powerflex/ 042” ConnectCore shooting line, or 50lb SlickShooter /GripShooter.
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MAINLAND UK £2.90 increasing to £5.90 if your order includes bulky items such as boots, nets etc or items heavier than 2 kilo. Often these heavier/ bulkier items exceed £50.00 and so are sent post free.
We regret that we are unable to ship orders to Northern Ireland, Chanel Islands, Europe & Rest of World at the moment
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