A hand tied tapered leader ideal for snook, baby tarpon, pike or whenever you need a leader with a medium sized shock tippet. This leader features a 24â€, 40 lb. shock made of 100% fluorocarbon. The main leader is tied out of a stiff premium nylon and is designed to turn over large flies with ease. The 028â€ butt section matches up to heavier flylines and has a loop tied in it to help change leaders easily.