Skagit Max

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 front 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.
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SKU Line Size Color Sink Rate Head Weight Head Length MSRP
6-21103 6wt Teal / Orange Float 425gr / 27.5gm 23ft / 7m 54.95 Buy
6-21104 6/7wt Teal / Orange Float 450gr / 29.2gm 23ft / 7m 54.95 Buy
6-21105 7wt Teal / Orange Float 475gr / 30.8gm 23ft / 7m 54.95 Buy
6-21106 7wt Teal / Orange Float 500gr / 32.4gm 23ft / 7m 54.95 Buy
6-21107 7/8wt Teal / Orange Float 525gr / 34gm 23ft / 7m 54.95 Buy
6-21108 8wt Teal / Orange Float 550gr / 35.6gm 23ft / 7m 54.95 Buy
6-21109 8wt Teal / Orange Float 575gr / 37.3gm 24ft / 7.3m 54.95 Buy
6-21110 8/9wt Teal / Orange Float 600gr / 38.9gm 24ft / 7.3m 54.95 Buy
6-21111 9wt Teal / Orange Float 625gr / 40.5gm 24ft / 7.3m 54.95 Buy
6-21112 9wt Teal / Orange Float 650gr / 42.1gm 25ft / 7.6m 54.95 Buy
6-21113 9/10wt Teal / Orange Float 675gr / 43.7gm 25ft / 7.6m 54.95 Buy
6-21114 10wt Teal / Orange Float 700gr / 45.4gm 25ft / 7.6m 54.95 Buy
6-21115 10/11wt Teal / Orange Float 725gr / 47gm 25ft / 7.6m 54.95 Buy
6-21116 11wt Teal / Orange Float 750gr / 48.6gm 25ft / 7.6m 54.95 Buy

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