Scientific Anglers Leaders and Tippet

 

Absolute Trout Leader 1-Pack

Absolute Trout Leader 1-Pack

Freshwater tapered leader

Absolute leaders are made with proprietary copolymer blends that are designed to drastically reduce water absorption while maintaining an optimal suppleness for high knot strength. Absolute nylon leaders and tippet have a 29% higher wet knot strength compared to our previous material and up to 40% higher wet knot strength when compared to our competitors. Our new paper-based leader packaging is now 100% recyclable. All materials, inks, and window are fully biodegradable to protect our streams and reduce our environmental footprint. Please don’t litter.

  • Tapers specifically designed for Trout fishing
  • Heavy butt diameters for powerful accurate deliveries
  • Supple material for drag free drifts
  • Lengths:
    • 7.5' in sizes 6X-0X
    • 9' in sizes 7X-0X
Size Tippet diameter Butt diameter Strength
7X .004” / .10mm .023” / .58mm 2.4lb / 1.1kg
6X .005” / .13mm .023” / .58mm 3.5lb / 1.6kg
5X .006” / .15mm .023” / .58mm 5.9lb / 2.7kg
4X .007” / .18mm .024” / .61mm 7.4lb / 3.4kg
3X .008” / .20mm .024” / .61mm 9.0lb / 4.1kg
2X .009” / .23mm .025” / .64mm 11.2lb / 5.1kg
1X .010” / .25mm .025” / .64mm 13.9lb / 6.38kg
0X .011” / .28mm .025" / .64mm 16.0lb / 7.3kg
Absolute Trout Leader 3 Pack

Absolute Trout Leader 3-Pack

Freshwater tapered leader

Absolute leaders are made with proprietary copolymer blends that are designed to drastically reduce water absorption while maintaining an optimal suppleness for high knot strength. Absolute nylon leaders and tippet have a 29% higher wet knot strength compared to our previous material and up to 40% higher wet knot strength when compared to our competitors. Our new paper-based leader packaging is now 100% recyclable. All materials, inks, and window are fully biodegradable to protect our streams and reduce our environmental footprint. Please don’t litter.

  • Three leaders per pack
  • Tapers specifically designed for Trout fishing
  • Heavy butt diameters for powerful accurate deliveries
  • Supple material for drag free drifts
  • Lengths:
    • 7.5' in sizes 6X-0X
    • 9' in sizes 7X-0X
Size Tippet diameter Butt diameter Strength
7X .004” / .10mm .023” / .58mm 2.4lb / 1.1kg
6X .005” / .13mm .023” / .58mm 3.5lb / 1.6kg
5X .006” / .15mm .023” / .58mm 5.9lb / 2.7kg
4X .007” / .18mm .024” / .61mm 7.4lb / 3.4kg
3X .008” / .20mm .024” / .61mm 9.0lb / 4.1kg
2X .009” / .23mm .025” / .64mm 11.2lb / 5.1kg
1X .010” / .25mm .025” / .64mm 13.9lb / 6.38kg
0X .011” / .28mm .025" / .64mm 16.0lb / 7.3kg
Absolute Trout Presentation Leader

Absolute Trout Presentation Leader 1-Pack

Freshwater tapered leader

Absolute leaders are made with proprietary copolymer blends that are designed to drastically reduce water absorption while maintaining an optimal suppleness for high knot strength. Absolute nylon leaders and tippet have a 29% higher wet knot strength compared to our previous material and up to 40% higher wet knot strength when compared to our competitors. Our new paper-based leader packaging is now 100% recyclable. All materials, inks, and window are fully biodegradable to protect our streams and reduce our environmental footprint. Please don’t litter.

  • Tapers specifically designed for Trout fishing
  • Heavy butt diameters for powerful accurate deliveries
  • Supple material for drag free drifts
  • Lengths:
    • 11' in sizes 6X-0X
    • 14' in sizes 5X-3X
Size Tippet diameter Butt diameter Strength
11' 6X .005” / .13mm .024” / .61mm 3.5lb / 1.6kg
11' 5X .006” / .15mm .024” / .61mm 5.9lb / 2.7kg
11' 4X .007” / .18mm .025” / .64mm 7.4lb / 3.4kg
11' 3X .008” / .20mm .025” / .64mm 9.0lb / 4.1kg
11' 2X .009” / .23mm .026” / .66mm 11.2lb / 5.1kg
11' 1X .010” / .25mm .026” / .66mm 13.9lb / 6.38kg
11' 0X .011” / .28mm .026" / .66mm 16.0lb / 7.3kg
14' 5X .006” / .15mm .028” / .71mm 5.9lb / 2.7kg
14' 4X .007” / .18mm .028” / .71mm 7.4lb / 3.4kg
14' 3X .008” / .20mm .028” / .71mm 9.0lb / 4.1kg
Absolute Fluorocarbon Leader

Absolute Fluorocarbon Leader 1-Pack

Fluorocarbon tapered leader

Absolute fluorocarbon leaders boast a 15% higher wet knot strength compared to our previous material and features incredible clarity and abrasion resistance. Deadly on Trout, Bass, Bonefish, Permit and Steelhead. Our new paper-based leader packaging is now 100% recyclable. All materials, inks, and window are fully biodegradable to protect our streams and reduce our environmental footprint. Please don’t litter.

  • 100% Fluorocarbon for stealthy presentations
  • Taper and butt diameters adapted per size to perfectly match common flies
  • Abrasion resistant
  • Lengths:
    • 9' in sizes 7x-0X and 8-20lb
    • 12' in sizes 6-20lb
Size Tippet diameter Butt diameter Strength
7X .004" / .10mm .019" / .47mm 2.5lb / 1.1kg
6X .005” / .13mm .019” / .47mm 3.5lb / 1.6kg
5X .006” / .15mm .021” / .53mm 4.6lb / 2.1kg
4X .007” / .18mm .021” / .53mm 6.7lb / 3.0kg
3X .008” / .20mm .021” / .53mm 8.4lb / 4.3kg
2X .009” / .23mm .022” / .66mm 9.5lb / 5.1kg
1X .010” / .25mm .022” / .66mm 11.8lb / 5.4kg
0X .011” / .28mm .022" / .66mm 13.4lb / 6.1kg
6lb .007” / .18mm .022” / .57mm 6.0lb / 2.7kg
8lb .008” / .20mm .022” / .57mm 8.0lb / 3.6kg
10lb .010” / .25mm .022” / .57mm 10.0lb / 4.5kg
12lb .011" / .28mm .022” / .57mm 12.0lb / 5.4kg
16lb .013" / .33mm .022” / .57mm 16.0lb / 7.3kg
20lb .015" / .35mm .022” / .57mm 20.0lb / 9.1kg
Absolute Trout Stealth Leader

Absolute Trout Stealth Leader 1-Pack

Freshwater tapered leader

Absolute leaders are made with proprietary copolymer blends that are designed to drastically reduce water absorption while maintaining an optimal suppleness for high knot strength. Absolute nylon leaders and tippet have a 29% higher wet knot strength compared to our previous material and up to 40% higher wet knot strength when compared to our competitors. Our new paper-based leader packaging is now 100% recyclable. All materials, inks, and window are fully biodegradable to protect our streams and reduce our environmental footprint. Please don’t litter.

  • Tapers specifically designed for Trout fishing
  • Heavy butt diameters for powerful accurate deliveries
  • Supple material for drag free drifts
  • Lengths: 9' in sizes 7X-3X
Size Tippet diameter Butt diameter Strength
7X .004" / .10mm .023" / .58mm 2.4lb / 1.1kg
6X .005” / .13mm .023” / .58mm 3.5lb / 1.6kg
5X .006” / .15mm .023” / .58mm 5.9lb / 2.7kg
4X .007” / .18mm .024” / .61mm 7.4lb / 3.4kg
3X .008” / .20mm .024” / .61mm 9.0lb / 4.1kg
Absolute Salmon/Steelhead Leader

Absolute Salmon/Steelhead Leader 1-Pack

Freshwater leader

Absolute leaders are made with proprietary copolymer blends that are designed to drastically reduce water absorption while maintaining an optimal suppleness for high knot strength. Absolute nylon leaders and tippet have a 29% higher wet knot strength compared to our previous material and up to 40% higher wet knot strength when compared to our competitors. Our new paper-based leader packaging is now 100% recyclable. All materials, inks, and window are fully biodegradable to protect our streams and reduce our environmental footprint. Please don’t litter.

  • Medium stiff material for powerful turnover and low memory in colder climates
  • Excellent for swinging, stripping streamers or indicator rigs
  • Lengths:
    • 9' in sizes 8-16lb
    • 12' in sizes 12-20lb
Size Tippet diameter Butt diameter Strength
8lb .008" / .20mm .028" / .71mm 8.0lb / 3.6kg
10lb .009” / .23mm .029” / .74mm 10.0lb / 4.5kg
12lb .010” / .25mm .029” / .74mm 12.0lb / 5.4kg
16lb .011” / .28mm .030” / .76mm 16.0lb / 7.3kg
20lb .013” / .33mm .030” / .76mm 20.0lb / 9.1kg
Absolute Streamer Leader

Absolute Streamer Leader 1-Pack

Freshwater leader

Absolute leaders are made with proprietary copolymer blends that are designed to drastically reduce water absorption while maintaining an optimal suppleness for high knot strength. Absolute nylon leaders and tippet have a 29% higher wet knot strength compared to our previous material and up to 40% higher wet knot strength when compared to our competitors. Our new paper-based leader packaging is now 100% recyclable. All materials, inks, and window are fully biodegradable to protect our streams and reduce our environmental footprint. Please don’t litter.

  • 4’ short leader for use with sinking fly lines
  • Heavy butt turns over the largest flies and protects fly line loop
  • Lengths: 4' in sizes 8-20lb
Size Tippet diameter Butt diameter Strength
8lb .008" / .20mm .029" / .74mm 8.0lb / 3.6kg
10lb .009” / .23mm .029” / .74mm 10.0lb / 4.5kg
12lb .010” / .25mm .029” / .74mm 12.0lb / 5.4kg
16lb .011” / .28mm .030” / .76mm 16.0lb / 7.3kg
20lb .013” / .33mm .030” / .76mm 20.0lb / 9.1kg
Absolute Indicator Stillwater Leader

Absolute Indicator Stillwater Leader 1-Pack

Freshwater leader

Absolute leaders are made with proprietary copolymer blends that are designed to drastically reduce water absorption while maintaining an optimal suppleness for high knot strength. Absolute nylon leaders and tippet have a 29% higher wet knot strength compared to our previous material and up to 40% higher wet knot strength when compared to our competitors. Our new paper-based leader packaging is now 100% recyclable. All materials, inks, and window are fully biodegradable to protect our streams and reduce our environmental footprint. Please don’t litter.

  • Hot orange butt section for strike detection
  • Great for indicator fishing stillwater or rivers for trout
  • Short Butt section with long tippet section to sink nymphs quickly and evenly
  • Lengths: 12' in sizes 4X-2X
Size Tippet diameter Butt diameter Strength
4X .007" / .18mm .026" / .66mm 7.4lb / 3.4kg
3X .008” / .20mm .026" / .66mm 9.0lb / 4.1kg
2X .009” / .23mm .026" / .66mm 11.2lb / 5.1kg
Absolute Euro Nymph Leader

Absolute Euro Nymph Leader 1-Pack

Freshwater leader

Absolute leaders are made with proprietary copolymer blends that are designed to drastically reduce water absorption while maintaining an optimal suppleness for high knot strength. Absolute nylon leaders and tippet have a 29% higher wet knot strength compared to our previous material and up to 40% higher wet knot strength when compared to our competitors. Our new paper-based leader packaging is now 100% recyclable. All materials, inks, and window are fully biodegradable to protect our streams and reduce our environmental footprint. Please don’t litter.

  • Small diameter butt section to match with small diameter euro nymph lines
  • Integrated Absolute Tri-color sighter
  • Tippet ring allows easy attachment of tippet material
  • Length: 13.5' in size 2X
Size Tippet diameter Butt diameter Strength
2X .009” / .23mm .020" / .51mm 8.8lb / 4.0kg
Absolute Saltwater Leader

Absolute Saltwater Leader 1-Pack

Saltwater tapered leader

Absolute leaders are made with proprietary copolymer blends that are designed to drastically reduce water absorption while maintaining an optimal suppleness for high knot strength. Absolute nylon leaders and tippet have a 29% higher wet knot strength compared to our previous material and up to 40% higher wet knot strength when compared to our competitors. Our new paper-based leader packaging is now 100% recyclable. All materials, inks, and window are fully biodegradable to protect our streams and reduce our environmental footprint. Please don’t litter.

  • Medium-stiff material with heavy butt section for consistent delivery and abrasion resistance
  • General purpose taper covers most saltwater applications
  • Lengths: 10' in sizes 8-20lb
Size Tippet diameter Butt diameter Strength
8lb .008" / .20mm .028" / .71mm 8.0lb / 3.6kg
10lb .009” / .23mm .029” / .74mm 10.0lb / 4.5kg
12lb .010” / .25mm .029” / .74mm 12.0lb / 5.4kg
16lb .011” / .28mm .030” / .76mm 16.0lb / 7.3kg
20lb .013” / .33mm .030” / .76mm 20.0lb / 9.1kg
Absolute Bonefish Leader 1-Pack

Absolute Bonefish Leader 1-Pack

Saltwater tapered leader

Absolute leaders are made with proprietary copolymer blends that are designed to drastically reduce water absorption while maintaining an optimal suppleness for high knot strength. Absolute nylon leaders and tippet have a 29% higher wet knot strength compared to our previous material and up to 40% higher wet knot strength when compared to our competitors. Our new paper-based leader packaging is now 100% recyclable. All materials, inks, and window are fully biodegradable to protect our streams and reduce our environmental footprint. Please don’t litter.

  • Specialty taper designed specifically for delivering bonefish flies to wary fish in shallow water
  • Medium-stiff material for abrasion resistance
  • Lengths: 10' in sizes 8-12lb
Size Tippet diameter Butt diameter Strength
8lb .008" / .20mm .028" / .71mm 8.0lb / 3.6kg
10lb .009” / .23mm .029” / .74mm 10.0lb / 4.5kg
12lb .010” / .25mm .029” / .74mm 12.0lb / 5.4kg
Absolute Bonefish Leader 3-Pack

Absolute Bonefish Leader 3-Pack

Saltwater tapered leader

Absolute leaders are made with proprietary copolymer blends that are designed to drastically reduce water absorption while maintaining an optimal suppleness for high knot strength. Absolute nylon leaders and tippet have a 29% higher wet knot strength compared to our previous material and up to 40% higher wet knot strength when compared to our competitors. Our new paper-based leader packaging is now 100% recyclable. All materials, inks, and window are fully biodegradable to protect our streams and reduce our environmental footprint. Please don’t litter.

  • Three leaders per pack
  • Specialty taper designed specifically for delivering bonefish flies to wary fish in shallow water
  • Medium-stiff material for abrasion resistance
  • Lengths: 10' in sizes 8-12lb
Size Tippet diameter Butt diameter Strength
8lb .008" / .20mm .028" / .71mm 8.0lb / 3.6kg
10lb .009” / .23mm .029” / .74mm 10.0lb / 4.5kg
12lb .010” / .25mm .029” / .74mm 12.0lb / 5.4kg

Absolute Permit Leader 1-Pack

Saltwater tapered leader

Absolute leaders are made with proprietary copolymer blends that are designed to drastically reduce water absorption while maintaining an optimal suppleness for high knot strength. Absolute nylon leaders and tippet have a 29% higher wet knot strength compared to our previous material and up to 40% higher wet knot strength when compared to our competitors. Our new paper-based leader packaging is now 100% recyclable. All materials, inks, and window are fully biodegradable to protect our streams and reduce our environmental footprint. Please don’t litter.

  • Specialty taper designed specifically for delivering heavier permit flies
  • Medium-stiff material for abrasion resistance
  • Lengths: 10' in sizes 12-20lb
Size Tippet diameter Butt diameter Strength
12lb .010" / .25mm .029" / .74mm 12.0lb / 5.4kg
16lb .011” / .28mm .030” / .76mm 16.0lb / 7.3kg
20lb .013” / .33mm .030” / .76mm 20.0lb / 9.1kg
Absolute Permit Leader 3-Pack

Absolute Permit Leader 3-Pack

Saltwater tapered leader

Absolute leaders are made with proprietary copolymer blends that are designed to drastically reduce water absorption while maintaining an optimal suppleness for high knot strength. Absolute nylon leaders and tippet have a 29% higher wet knot strength compared to our previous material and up to 40% higher wet knot strength when compared to our competitors. Our new paper-based leader packaging is now 100% recyclable. All materials, inks, and window are fully biodegradable to protect our streams and reduce our environmental footprint. Please don’t litter.

  • Three leaders per pack
  • Specialty taper designed specifically for delivering heavier permit flies
  • Medium-stiff material for abrasion resistance
  • Lengths: 10' in sizes 12-20lb
Size Tippet diameter Butt diameter Strength
12lb .010" / .25mm .029" / .74mm 12.0lb / 5.4kg
16lb .011” / .28mm .030” / .76mm 16.0lb / 7.3kg
20lb .013” / .33mm .030” / .76mm 20.0lb / 9.1kg
Absolute Bass Leader

Absolute Bass Leader 1-Pack

Freshwater leader

Absolute leaders are made with proprietary copolymer blends that are designed to drastically reduce water absorption while maintaining an optimal suppleness for high knot strength. Absolute nylon leaders and tippet have a 29% higher wet knot strength compared to our previous material and up to 40% higher wet knot strength when compared to our competitors. Our new paper-based leader packaging is now 100% recyclable. All materials, inks, and window are fully biodegradable to protect our streams and reduce our environmental footprint. Please don’t litter.

  • Heavy, stiff butt designed to turn over the largest, most air resistant flies
  • Abrasion resistant material designed to survive dense cover
  • Lengths: 8' in sizes 8-20lb
Size Tippet diameter Butt diameter Strength
8lb .008" / .20mm .028" / .71mm 8.0lb / 3.6kg
10lb .009" / .23mm .029" / .74mm 10.0lb / 4.5kg
12lb .010" / .25mm .029" / .74mm 12.0lb / 5.4kg
16lb .011” / .28mm .030” / .76mm 16.0lb / 7.3kg
20lb .013” / .33mm .030” / .76mm 20.0lb / 9.1kg
Freshwater Leader

Freshwater Leader 1-Pack

Freshwater nylon tapered leader

It’s all well and good to have a quality fly line, but without a good leader, you’re out of luck. Our nylon Freshwater leaders come in two different lengths and feature a longer, larger butt section for easy turnover. These materials feature the high wet knot strength and true-to-spec X sizes.

  • Lengths available:
    • 7.5' in sizes 6X to 0X
    • 9’ in sizes 7X to 0X
Size Tippet diameter Butt diameter Strength
7x .004” / .10mm .016” / .41mm 2.3lb / 1.0kg
6x .005” / .13mm .017” / .43mm 3.3lb / 1.5kg
5x .006” / .15mm .020” / .50mm 4.9lb / 2.2kg
4x .007” / .17mm .021” / .53mm 6.0lb / 2.7kg
3x .008” / .20mm .021” / .53mm 8.5lb / 3.9kg
2x .009” / .23mm .022” / .56mm 9.8lb / 4.4kg
1x .010” / .25mm .022” / .56mm 12.7lb / 5.8kg
0x .011” / .28mm .022” / .56mm 14.9lb / 6.8kg
Saltwater Leader 2-Pack

Saltwater Leader 2-Pack

Saltwater tapered leader

Designed with low visibility in mind for fish on the flats, our nylon Saltwater leaders are perfect for chasing permit, redfish, bonefish, and other saltwater game. The unique taper helps turn over flies and three different breaking strengths help you dial in your presentation. They feature the highest wet knot strength in the industry.

  • Two leaders per pack
  • Designed for saltwater flats
  • Low visibility for wary fish
  • Unique taper enhances turnover and accuracy, even in high wind
  • Lengths: 9' in sizes 8lb-20lb
Size Tippet diameter Butt diameter Strength
8lb .008" / .20mm .021" / .53mm 8.0lb / 3.6kg
10lb .009" / .23mm .022" / .56mm 10.0lb / 4.5kg
12lb .010" / .25mm .022" / .56mm 12.0lb / 5.4kg
16lb .012" / .31mm .026" / .67mm 16.0lb / 7.3kg
20lb .014" / .36mm .026" / .67mm 20.0lb / 9.1 kg
Bass Leader 2-Pack

Bass Leader 2-Pack

Bass tapered leader

Specifically designed to handle larger bass flies and poppers, our freshwater nylon Bass leaders feature a heavy butt section and powerful taper that help turn over the largest flies. Available in three different breaking strengths, finely tuned to help you land those head-shaking, hard-fighting bass we all know and love.

  • Two leaders per pack
  • Heavy butt and powerful taper turn over the largest flies
  • Length 9’ in sizes 8lb-20lb
Size Tippet diameter Butt diameter Strength
8lb .008" / .20mm .021" / .53mm 8.0lb / 3.6kg
10lb .009" / .23mm .022" / .56mm 10lb / 4.5kg
12lb .010" / .25mm .022" / .56mm 12lb / 5.4kg
16lb .012" / .31mm .026" / .66mm 16.0lb / 7.3kg
20lb .014" / .36mm .026" / .67mm 20.0lb / 9.1 kg
Sonar Leader

Sonar Leader 1-Pack

Sonar floating and sinking leaders

Imagine a world where you need to get a fly down to the fish, but all you have is a floating fly line. In that world, the perfect solution would be our SONAR Sinking Leaders. Luckily for you, we live in such a world. These 7' and 10' leaders attach to the end of a fly line and can put your fly anywhere in the water column. With five different densities, each weighing in at either 35 grains or 50 grains, you’ll be able to cover the surface to the depths. Ideal for single-handed lines as well as light double-handed lines, no matter the scenario, you can Get Down with SONAR.

  • Floating and sinking leaders for use with double- and single-handed lines
  • Built on 25-lb. monofilament
  • Weight: 35 grains or 50 grains
  • Welded loop on butt end
  • SA ID for quick identification of individual leaders
  • Lengths: 7' and 10'

Density Length Colour Sink rate
Float 7.0' or 10.0' Yellow N/A
Hover 7.0' or 10.0' Pale Green 1 ips
Intermediate 7.0' or 10.0' Light Blue 1.5 ips
Sink 3 7.0' or 10.0' Dark Green 3 ips
Sink 6 7.0' or 10.0' Charcoal 6 ips
Figure 8 Wire Leader

Figure 8 Leader 1-Pack

Figure 8 premium wire leader
  • Designed specifically for finishing muskie retrieves with boat-side figure 8s to convert more follows
  • Hand-tied in the USA
  • Premium nickel titanium 1×7 wire; ultra kink-resistant, and 100% corrosion proof
  • Stay-Lok™ snap closure (size 3) that won’t open while fighting fish
Length Leader material Wire length Wire strength
3'9" 30" x 50lb / 22.7kg FC 15" / 38.1cm 55lb / 24.9kg
Toothy Fish Stealth Leader

Toothy Fish Stealth Leader 1-Pack

Toothy fish stealth FC bite leader
  • 7.5’ tapered leader aids in smooth turnover of larger flies
  • Abrasion-resistant leader material holds up to harsh conditions
  • Premium 15” section of 80LB fluorocarbon for ultra-low visibility
  • Rock-solid snap closure that won’t open while fighting fish
Length Leader material FC Tippet length FC strength
7.5" 20lb / 9.1kg AR 15" / 38.1cm 80lb / 36.3kg
Esox Special Leader

Esox Special Leader 1-Pack

Esox special premium wire leader
  • Proven, bombproof design for seriously strong, toothy predators
  • Features abrasion-resistant 40LB fluorocarbon section
  • Premium Knot 2 Kinky nickel titanium wire section is super straight, ultra kink-resistant, and 100% corrosion proof
  • Rock-solid snap closure that won’t open while fighting fish
Length Leader material Wire length Wire strength
4.0' 40lb / 18.1kg FC 15" / 38.1cm 350lb / 15.9kg
Toothy Fish Wire Leader

Toothy Fish Wire Leader 1-Pack

Premium wire leader
  • 7.5’ tapered leader aids in smooth turnover of larger flies
  • Abrasion-resistant leader material holds up to harsh conditions
  • Premium Knot 2 Kinky nickel titanium wire section is super straight, ultra kink-resistant, and 100% corrosion proof
  • Rock-solid snap closure that won’t open while fighting fish
Length Leader material Wire length Wire strength
7.5" 20lb / 9.1kg AR 15" / 38.1cm 25lb / 11.3kg
7.5" 20lb / 9.1kg AR 15" / 38.1cm 45lb / 20.4kg
Hard Mono AR Leader

Inshore Leader 2-Pack

Premium saltwater tapered leaders
  • Two leaders per pack
  • 7.5' Hard Mono AR leader aids in turnover of larger flies
  • Abrasion-resistant Hard Mono AR material holds up to harsh conditions
  • Premium 24" section of fluorocarbon shock tippet is nearly invisible to fish and holds up to nicks and abrasion
Butt length Butt strength Shock tippet length Shock tippet strength
7.5' / 2.3m 20lb / 9.1kg 24" / 60cm 40lb / 18.1kg
Predator Wire Leader

Predator Wire Leader 2-Pack

Predator nylon-coated stainless wire leader
  • Two leaders per pack
  • 7.5’ tapered leader aids in smooth turnover of larger flies
  • Abrasion-resistant leader material holds up to harsh conditions
  • 15” section of tooth-resistant 1×7 stainless steel wire
  • Black nylon coated for low visibility
  • Heavy-duty black single-barrel sleeves for secure attachment of flies
Length Leader material Wire length Wire strength
7.5' 20lb / 9.1kg AR 15" / 38.1cm 20lb / 9.1kg
7.5' 20lb / 9.1kg AR 15" / 38.1cm 45lb / 20.4kg
Micro Swivels

Micro Swivels

Prevent line twist

Micro Swivels will help prevent line twist when throwing streamers and other large flies

  • Prevents twist with large, air resistant flies like poppers and streamers
  • Available in two sizes: X-Small (25lb test) and Small (40lb test)
  • Black finish for wary fish
  • 10 to a package
Tippet Rings

Tippet Rings

Easy leader to tippet connection

Tippet rings create a strong connection between your leader and tippet, that don’t require you to cut back your leader every time you need to add additional tippet.

  • Stainless steel rings for rigging leader and tippet
  • Available in 2 sizes: Small (2mm, 17lb test) and Medium (2.5mm, 26lb test)
  • Black Nickel finish
  • 10 to a package
Stay Lok Fly Snaps

Stay Lok Snaps - Size #2 and #3

The most reliable fly snaps. Period

Unique design ensures these will not open when casting large saltwater and cod flies or when fighting toothy fish.

  • Sizes #2 and #3
  • Made from extremely strong .24” (Size #2) or .30” stainless steel (Size #3)
  • 6 snaps per packet
  • Black finish
Absolute Fluorocarbon Trout Tippet

Absolute Fluorocarbon Trout Tippet

Fluorocarbon tippet

Absolute fluorocarbon leaders and tippet boast a 15% higher wet knot strength compared to our previous material and features incredible clarity and abrasion resistance.

  • 100% fluorocarbon for ultimate stealthy presentations
  • Supple for drag free drifts
  • Sizes: 7X–0X
  • Length: 30m spools in all sizes
  • Silicone band protects tippet from UV exposure
  • Patented cutter spool design
Size Diameter Strength
7x .004” / .10mm 2.5lb / 1.1kg
6x .005” / .13mm 3.5lb / 1.6kg
5x .006” / .15mm 4.6lb / 2.1kg
4x .007” / .17mm 6.7lb / 3.0kg
3x .008” / .20mm 8.4lb / 3.8kg
2x .009” / .23mm 9.5lb / 4.3kg
1x .010” / .25mm 11.8lb / 5.4kg
0x .011” / .28mm 13.4lb / 6.1kg
Absolute Trout Tippet

Absolute Trout Tippet

Freshwater tippet

Absolute Tippet is made with proprietary copolymer blends that are designed to drastically reduce water absorption while maintaining an optimal suppleness for high knot strength. Absolute nylon leaders and tippet have a 29% higher wet knot strength compared to our previous material and up to 40% higher wet knot strength when compared to our competitors.

  • Supple for drag free drifts
  • Sizes: 7X–0X
  • Length: 30m spools in all sizes
  • Silicone band protects tippet from UV exposure
  • Patented cutter spool design
Size Diameter Strength
7x .004” / .10mm 2.4lb / 1.1kg
6x .005” / .13mm 3.5lb / 1.6kg
5x .006” / .15mm 5.9lb / 2.7kg
4x .007” / .17mm 7.4lb / 3.4kg
3x .008” / .20mm 9.0lb / 4.1kg
2x .009” / .23mm 11.2lb / 5.1kg
1x .010” / .25mm 13.9lb / 6.3kg
0x .011” / .28mm 16.0lb / 7.3kg
Absolute Trout Stealth Tippet

Absolute Trout Stealth Tippet

Freshwater tippet

Absolute Tippet is made with proprietary copolymer blends that are designed to drastically reduce water absorption while maintaining an optimal suppleness for high knot strength. Absolute nylon leaders and tippet have a 29% higher wet knot strength compared to our previous material and up to 40% higher wet knot strength when compared to our competitors.

  • Supple material for drag free drifts
  • Light olive tint reduces line flash for ultra wary fish
  • Sizes: 7X–0X
  • Length: 30m spools in all sizes
  • Silicone band protects tippet from UV exposure
  • Patented cutter spool design
Size Diameter Strength
6x .005” / .13mm 3.5lb / 1.6kg
5x .006” / .15mm 5.9lb / 2.7kg
4x .007” / .17mm 7.4lb / 3.4kg
3x .008” / .20mm 9.0lb / 4.1kg
Absolute Fluorocarbon Tippet

Absolute Fluorocarbon Tippet

Fluorocarbon tippet

Absolute fluorocarbon leaders and tippet boast a 15% higher wet knot strength compared to our previous material and features incredible clarity and abrasion resistance.

  • 100% Fluorocarbon
  • Abrasion resistant - for saltwater, warmwater, and anadromous species
  • Stiff material for excellent turnover
  • Sizes: 4–20lb
  • Length: 30m spools in all sizes
  • Silicone band protects tippet from UV exposure
  • Patented cutter spool design
Size Diameter Strength
4lb .006” / .15mm 4.0lb / 1.8kg
6lb .007” / .18mm 6.0lb / 2.7kg
8lb .008” / .20mm 8.0lb / 3.6kg
10lb .010” / .25mm 10.0lb / 4.5kg
12lb .011” / .28mm 12.0lb / 5.4kg
16lb .013” / .32mm 16.0lb / 7.3kg
20lb .015" / .38mm 20.0lb / 9.1kg
Absolute Tippet

Absolute Tippet

All-purpose tippet

Absolute Tippet is made with proprietary copolymer blends that are designed to drastically reduce water absorption while maintaining an optimal suppleness for high knot strength. Absolute nylon leaders and tippet have a 29% higher wet knot strength compared to our previous material and up to 40% higher wet knot strength when compared to our competitors.

  • Medium-stiff material for saltwater, warmwater, and anadramous fish
  • Sizes: 4lb-20lb
  • Length: 30m spools in all sizes
  • Silicone band protects tippet from UV exposure
  • Patented cutter spool design
Size Diameter Strength
4lb .006” / .15mm 4.0lb / 1.8kg
6lb .007” / .18mm 6.0lb / 2.7kg
8lb .008” / .20mm 8.0lb / 3.6kg
10lb .009” / .23mm 10.0lb / 4.5kg
12lb .010” / .25mm 12.0lb / 5.4kg
16lb .011” / .28mm 16.0lb / 7.3kg
20lb .013" / .33mm 20.0lb / 9.1kg
Tri-color Sighter

Absolute Tri-color Sighter

For use with Euro nymph rigs

Absolute Tippet is made with proprietary copolymer blends that are designed to drastically reduce water absorption while maintaining an optimal suppleness for high knot strength. Absolute nylon leaders and tippet have a 29% higher wet knot strength compared to our previous material and up to 40% higher wet knot strength when compared to our competitors.

  • Designed for use with Euro-style nymphing rigs
  • Low memory, high abrasion resistance, maximum knot strength
  • Green, white, and orange alternates every 10 inches
  • Sizes: 4X, 2X, and 0X
  • Length: 10m spools in all sizes
  • Silicone band protects tippet from UV exposure
  • Patented cutter spool design
Size Diameter Strength
4x .007” / .18mm 6.7lb / 3.0kg
2x .009” / .23mm 8.8lb / 4.0kg
0x .011” / .28mm 11.0lb / 5.0kg
Absolute Fluorocarbon Shock

Absolute Fluorocarbon Shock

Saltwater fluorocarbon shock

Absolute fluorocarbon leaders and tippet boast a 15% higher wet knot strength compared to our previous material and features incredible clarity and abrasion resistance.

  • Extreme abrasion resistance for saltwater and predatory fish
  • 100% fluorocarbon
  • Sizes: 25lb–80lb
  • Length: 30m spools in all sizes
  • Unique open-hub spool for easy dispensing
Size Diameter Strength
25lb .018” / .45mm 25.0lb / 11.3kg
30lb .019” / .48mm 30.0lb / 13.6kg
35lb .021” / .53mm 35.0lb / 15.9kg
40lb .023” / .58mm 40.0lb / 18.1kg
50lb .025” / .62mm 50.0lb / 22.7kg
60lb .030” / .77mm 60.0lb / 27.2kg
80lb .033” / .85mm 80.0lb / 36.3kg
Absolute Leader Material

Absolute Leader Material

Saltwater leader material

Absolute Tippet is made with proprietary copolymer blends that are designed to drastically reduce water absorption while maintaining an optimal suppleness for high knot strength. Absolute nylon leaders and tippet have a 29% higher wet knot strength compared to our previous material and up to 40% higher wet knot strength when compared to our competitors.

  • Sizes: 25lb–80lb
  • Length: 50m spools in all sizes
  • General Purpose, medium-stiff monofilament for leader building
  • Unique open-hub spool for easy dispensing
Size Diameter Strength
25lb .017” / .43mm 25.0lb / 11.3kg
30lb .020” / .51mm 30.0lb / 13.6kg
40lb .024” / .61mm 40.0lb / 18.1kg
50lb .026” / .66mm 50.0lb / 22.7kg
60lb .031” / .79mm 60.0lb / 27.2kg
80lb .035” / .89mm 80.0lb / 36.3kg
Absolute Hard Mono

Absolute Hard Mono

Saltwater leader material

Absolute Tippet is made with proprietary copolymer blends that are designed to drastically reduce water absorption while maintaining an optimal suppleness for high knot strength. Absolute nylon leaders and tippet have a 29% higher wet knot strength compared to our previous material and up to 40% higher wet knot strength when compared to our competitors.

  • General purpose, medium-stiff monofilament for leader building
  • Sizes: 25lb – 80lb
  • Length: 50m spools in all sizes
  • Unique open-hub spool for easy dispensing
Size Diameter Strength
25lb .025” / .64mm 25.0lb / 11.3kg
30lb .028” / .71mm 30.0lb / 13.6kg
40lb .032” / .81mm 40.0lb / 18.1kg
50lb .036” / .91mm 50.0lb / 22.7kg
60lb .040” / 1.02mm 60.0lb / 27.2kg
80lb .045” / 1.14mm 80.0lb / 36.3kg
Freshwater Tippet

Freshwater Tippet

Freshwater tippet 30m

For years, our tippet materials were marketed as being something they weren’t. The diameters, breaking strengths, and performance just weren’t accurate—or up to par with our own rigorous standards. Our Freshwater nylon tippet is, simply put, the strongest and most reliable we have ever created, with the highest knot strength of anything we tested. Period.

  • True-to-spec X sizes
  • Length: 30-meter spools in all sizes
  • Low memory, high abrasion resistance, maximum knot strength
  • Patented cutter spool design
  • Sizes: 7X–20lb
Size Diameter Strength
7x .004” / .10mm 2.3lb / 1.0kg
6x .005” / .13mm 3.3lb / 1.5kg
5x .006” / .15mm 4.4lb / 2.2kg
4x .007” / .17mm 6.0lb / 2.7kg
3x .008” / .20mm 8.5lb / 3.9kg
2x .009” / .23mm 9.8lb / 4.4kg
1x .010” / .25mm 12.7lb / 5.8kg
0x .011” / .28mm 14.9lb / 6.8kg
20lb .013" / .33mm 20.0lb / 9.1kg
Absolute Predator Wire

Absolute Predator 7x7 Knottable Wire

7x7 knottable wire

Absolute Predator wire is ideal for presenting flies to large predatory fish and to quickly tie knots when changing flies.

  • 7×7 stainless steel construction limits stiffness for exceptional knot stability and natural fly movement
  • Nylon coating locks in knots and protects wire from abrasion
  • Can be used with most common fishing knots
  • Camo brown color reduces flash and visibility under water
  • Available in 25lb and 40lb sizes in 25ft spools
Size Diameter Strength
25lb .018” / .46mm 25.0lb / 11.3kg
40lb .024” / .61mm 40.0lb / 18.1kg
Stainless Steel Wire

Stainless Steel Wire

Black nylon-coated wire 30'
  • 30’ of 1×7 stainless steel wire
  • Available in 20lb or 45lb breaking strengths
  • Bite- and corrosion-resistant
  • Black nylon coated for durability and low visibility
  • Easily knottable
  • Holds up against fish with sharp teeth and strong jaws
Size Diameter
20lb .024” / .61mm
45lb .028” / .71mm
NiTi Wire

1x7 NiTi Wire

1 x 7 Nickel Titanium Wire
  • 10’ of 1×7 nickel titanium wire
  • Stronger and more durable than pure titanium
  • 100% corrosion proof
  • Easily knottable
  • Excellent kink resistance
  • Holds up against fish with sharp teeth and strong jaws
Size Diameter
35lb .017” / .43mm
55lb .021” / .53mm