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Thill Steelhead Float

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Spend a little time with an avid steelhead fisherman and you will quickly learn "they never leave well enough alone." These Premium Steelhead Floats feature line-friendly latex tubing in place of the standard spring which holds tight without nicking your line.

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Spend a little time with an avid steelhead fisherman and you will quickly learn "they never leave well enough alone." These Premium Steelhead Floats feature line-friendly latex tubing in place of the standard spring which holds tight without nicking your line. Additionally, the buoyant balsa body is fitted lower on the shortened float shaft providing a more compact yet highly visible float.

  • Qty. per Pack: 1
  • These are "loose" floats (i.e., they do not come in a separate package)

The Thill Steelhead Floats are made in the U.S.A.

4.7
(14 Reviews)
of customers would recommend this product.100%
Pros
Easy To Handle (6)
Easy To Store (5)
Easy To Use (4)
Easy to see in water (3)
Good For Variety Of Fish (3)
Best Uses
Fresh Water (6)
Steelhead (2)
Ice Fishing (2)

Customer Reviews
Steelheadlbs
Old habits die easy.    (from prior model)
Pros: Round top reduces liter material tangle
Cons: Can't find these locally
Best Uses: Centerpin float
Comments: Ahhhh..... the ever evolving splendor of steelheading!!! Ask anyone who braves the worst weather, and will go through thousands of different theories, equipment, and techniques in the hunt for steelhead and they will be likely to admit that finding the right gear that you can have solid confidence in, just may be as difficult to hook up on the water. I fished Raven floats of all different sizes, and weights for almost 10 years with my centerpin setup. I got used to them, and also got used to having to pay triple the price in New York ( where I fish ), or having to order them online, as they are not locally available. Recently I decided to change things up a bit with rigging the setup, and the float was one of the 1st things on my list. I tried the Thill 1 1/8' steelhead float. Wow, what a difference! So easy to use, its priced better, but most of all it is the smoothest float I have seen yet. No more liter getting caught on the tip of the float with round tip. Great product!
Stratford , CT
gordo
Excellent Float    (from prior model)
Pros: durable, Cast well, Easy to remove adjust, Easy to see in water
Best Uses: Jigs, eggs, beads, Steelhead fishing
Comments: Great float for fishing jigs, eggs and beads.
WA
Old Kayaker
A very good fishing float   (from prior model)
Pros: Easy To Use, Easy to see in water
Best Uses:
Comments: The float is very easy to use and is easy to see even at a long distance.
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Troutman03
Great Float !   (from prior model)
Pros: Easy To Handle
Best Uses: Steelhead
Comments: Best steelhead float I ever used.
Alden, NY
fishmechengr
Love the steelheader float   (from prior model)
Pros: durable
Best Uses: float rod/centerpin
Comments: Love the steelheader float, much more sturdy than the clear plastic models
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Fast set Floats   (from prior model)
Pros: Strong, Easy To Handle, Easy To Store, Good For Variety Of Fish
Comments: Well constructed and a durable float for float fishing in moderate depth streams.
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Bomb proof floats   (from prior model)
Pros: Easy To Handle
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Only one I'll ever use.   (from prior model)
Pros: Easy To Store, Easy To Handle, Easy to remove adjust
Best Uses: Steelheadsalmon fishing
Comments: Great for walking the river fishing, where you have to constantly adjust for the water depth.
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Pros: Good For Variety Of Fish, Easy To Store, Cast well, Easy To Handle, Easy to see in water
Best Uses: Shore Casting, Ice Fishing, Fresh Water
Comments: I used this float during steelhead fishing in Palaski N.Y. Very easy to see in water, and indicates the slightest hits. Had no problems with this float at all. Will definately put more in my tackle box.
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Thill steelhead float   (from prior model)
Pros: Easy To Store
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Comments: Took a few minutes to figure there is a curve under rubber for line.
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Best floats I have ever used   (from prior model)
Pros: Durable, Easy To Use, Functional, Easy To Maintain
Best Uses: Fresh Water
Comments: I really like how durable they are and the rubber tube is so much better than the spring. It doesn't wear your line, is easier to adjust the depth, and installs and removes quickly. Very good idea and the best float I have ever used.
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Pros: Easy To Use, Functional
Best Uses: Fresh Water
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what size jig weight wise can you use with each size steelhead float and leland crappie floats?
March 13, 2018
panhead
Avid Angler
 in 
belgium, WI
  -   (0) / (0) :
You pretty much could use any of the sizes of floats but with the bigger diameter floats if u are using a smaller jig you'll have to proportion the amount of weight with that particular float by adding more weight on top of the jig. make sure to use the bigger size weight closer to the float and smaller split shots down towards the jig. think like a shirt button pattern
July 09, 2018
steelhead fishing onlyAdvanced Angler in 
Traverse City, MI
The weight of the jig used would be a personal preference based on targeted fish species and water conditions.
March 14, 2018
FishUSA StaffProfessional Angler in 
Fairview, PA
is the size shown on the thill steelhead floats the diameter or lenghth of the float
March 31, 2018
panhead
Avid Angler
 in 
belgium, WI
  -   (0) / (0) :
The size listed is the diameter of the float.
April 03, 2018
FishUSA StaffProfessional Angler in 
Fairview, PA
Dumbest question is one not asked. So, just how is this float attached to line. Does line pass thru float like a slip bobber.
July 22, 2015
fish and filet
Avid Angler
 in 
oregon, IL
  -   (1) / (0) :
There is an open hook on the bottom of the shaft where the line is run and then the latex sleeve is slid down over the line and shaft to secure the float. So the line does NOT pass through the float like a slip bobber. The only connection to the line is on the bottom of the shaft.
July 23, 2015
FishUSA StaffProfessional Angler in 
Fairview, PA
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