Varivas Light Saltwater Tapered Leader

Light Saltwater leaders suitable for the heaviest fresh and salt water species such as salmon, sea trout, sea bass, stripers, tarpon and bonefish etc.

Produced from clear material with a heavy diameter, long butt section to turn over the heaviest flies.

10 foot length and offered in all weights between 20lb (-4x) and 6lb (3x)

Taper ratio - 60% butt, 25% taper and 15% point - this configuration provides a long, heavy duty power butt section to withstand aggressive action in tough conditions

 

Light Saltwater

  -4x -2x 0x 1x 2x 3x
Lbs 20lb 16lb 12lb 10lb 8lb 6lb
Kgs 9.07 7.25 5.44 4.53 3.63 2.72
Butt (inch) 0.028 0.027 0.027 0.027 0.027 0.025
Butt (mm) 0.71 0.69 0.69 0.69 0.69 0.635
Tip (inch) 0.017 0.015 0.013 0.012 0.011 0.009
Tip (mm) 0.43 0.38 0.34 0.31 0.27 0.24