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RIO Gel Spun (GSP) Backing

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Sportfish is driven to provide you with the best value when you shop with us online or in our stores. If you see an identical product, including colour and size variations, advertised for less with another retailer in a current promotion and we have it in stock, we will match the price or refund you the difference. Read more here

Product Code
22B0039
Price from Price from £34.99
Specification

A premium, strong, soft and smooth 8-carrier Gel Spun Polyethylene (GSP) backing with a round profile. This 65lbs GSP has approximately the same diameter as 20lbs dacron. The multicolour GSP changes colour every 10 meters.

Colours Available: Multicolour, White and Chartreuse

Sizes Available: 65lb/200yds and 65lb/300yds

  • Made of the finest materials from Japan. 8 Strands of tightly woven fibers makes for a round backing that stacks perfectly on the fly reel.
  • The result is a stronger, softer and smoother performing backing. The breaking strain and diameter make this a perfect choice for all fishing, from pan fish to ultra-big game such as GTs, billfish, and Tarpon.
  • This universal backing is appropriate for any rod/reel size and equally suited for all species; from Trout to Tarpon.
  • It is roughly the same diameter as traditional 20lb Dacron backing and reel capacity can be determined as such.
  • Available in perfect fill amounts for every angling situation.

Customer Reviews

Size/Variant Colour Price
65lb 200yds Chartreuse 34.99
65lb 300yds Chartreuse 49.99
65lb 200yds White 34.99
65lb 300yds White 49.99
65lb 200yds Multi 34.99
65lb 300yds Multi 49.99
Delivery

ANY ORDER OVER £50 DELIVERED TO UK ADDRESS FREE*
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 Sportfish 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.

Returns and Exchanges

We will gladly exchange or refund your unused purchase if you return it to us in a saleable condition and in its original undamaged packaging within 28 days of receipt. Your receipt or proof of purchase will be required.

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