RIO Powerflex Trout Leaders



RIO's Powerflex Trout Leaders are a favorite among many serious anglers, RIO's Powerflex knotless tapered leaders are designed for superb abrasion-resistance and high knot and tensile strength. Their long, thick butt design provides smooth turn-over while a supple tippet gives the fly life-like presentation. The gray color is neutral and blends into any background for perfect camouflage. One leader per package with a Perfection Knot loop tied into the butt section.

The recommended tippet for RIO's Trout Leaders is RIO Powerflex or Fluoroflex Strong.

  • Aggressive high-performance taper
  • Long, powerful butt section with soft flexible tippet
  • Maximum strength and abrasion resistance

RIO's Powerflex Leader Sizing
Size Test Diameter
1X 13 lb. 0.010"
2X 10 lb. 0.009"
3X 8.2 lb. 0.008"
4X 6.4 lb. 0.007"
5X 5 lb. 0.006"
6X 3.4 lb. 0.005"
7X 2.4 lb. 0.004"