RIO’s premium quality Gel Spun Backing is metered every 50 yds with a color change from Red to Yellow. Its a super strong, ultra thin backing with no stretch. About the manufacturer: Far Bank is an integrated manufacturer and distributor of fly fishing products, including fishing rods, fly reels, fly lines, leaders, tippets and performance outdoor apparel. Search Amazon for a complete list of Redington, Rio, and Sage products to outfit your favorite fly fisher.
Two-tone GSP Backing: RIO’s premium quality Gel Spun Backing is metered every 50 yds with a color change from Red to Yellow.
The color change gives the angler a visual reference to determine how far a long running saltwater species has gone and how much line there is to be retrieved.
This universal backing is appropriate for any rod/reel size and equally suited for all species; from trout to tarpon.