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RIO Elite Tropical OutBound Short Fly Line

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RIO’s Tropical OutBound Short lines are designed for fishing in hot climates. A short, aggressive front taper easily casts large and weighted flies very long distances, while the powerful head design loads rods deeply and efficiently for effortless casts.

Models Available: Floating and Intermediate

Sizes Available: WF8 - WF12

Built with RIO's SlickCast and DirectCore technologies, the Elite Tropical Outbound Short is the highest performance line on the market for delivering big flies to big fish under tropical conditions.

  • Short, heavy head & powerful front taper casts the biggest of flies with ease
  • Low-stretch DirectCore for hard, solid strip sets
  • Built with RIO’s exceptionally slick, durable SlickCast coating
  • Available as a full floating line or an intermediate line with a 15ft clear head


Customer Reviews

Size/Variant Model head length Length head weight Price
WF8 Floating 30ft 100ft 330gr 129.99
WF8 Intermediate 30ft 100ft 330gr 129.99
WF9 Floating 30ft 100ft 375gr 129.99
WF9 Intermediate 30ft 100ft 375gr 129.99
WF10 Floating 30ft 100ft 425gr 129.99
WF10 Intermediate 30ft 100ft 425gr 129.99
WF11 Floating 30ft 100ft 465gr 129.99
WF11 Intermediate 30ft 100ft 465gr 129.99
WF12 Floating 30ft 100ft 510gr 129.99
WF12 Intermediate 30ft 100ft 510gr 129.99
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  • Delivery to Republic of Ireland is FREE on orders over £150
  • Delivery to the EU & Channel Islands is FREE on orders over £399

For full details, pricing and delivery terms please view our delivery information and charges page.

When purchasing from Farlows from outside of the UK, you will not pay UK VAT. Therefore it is the customers responsibility to check and settle their own customs charges when goods arrive. If you are purchasing from a non-UK country and you choose to not accept a delivery because of the additional importation costs levied by the authorities in your country then we reserve the right to deduct any shipping or postage costs incurred by us from the refund to you.

Returns and Exchanges

Unused or unwanted purchases can be returned for refund within 28 days of receipt. 

Purchases can be returned for exchange within 28 days of receipt. 

For full details and terms please view our returns and exchanges policy.