Sink Tip Type 3

The Sink Tip Type 3 features a 10 foot integrated sink tip rated at 3-4 inches per second. The sink tip drags flies down into the feeding zone, while the slick peach colored floating running line is supple and easy to cast 

- Type 3 Sink Tip
- Aggressive Taper
- Front Welded Loop

WATER: Freshwater
LINE: Sinking Tip / Floating Running Line
TAPER: Weight Forward
LENGTH: 90ft
CORE: Braided Nylon Multifilament    
SPECIES: Trout / Salmon / Steelhead / Carp / Bass / Pike / Panfish 

Size WF4S/F

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Sink Tip Type 3 Breakdown

The Classic Series Sink Tip Type 3 was designed for fishing streamers in the middle to upper water column. This line features a 10’ type 3 integrated sink tip with a sink rate of 3-4 inches per second. Paired with a peach colored floating head and running line for easy line management while wading or fishing out of a boat. A short taper design loads quick and makes casting streamers of all sizes seem effortless.

10FT Type 3 Sink Tip : 3-4 IPS Sink Rate : Floating Head & Running Line : Front Welded Loop

Freshwater Sinking / Floating Weight Forward Braided Nylon Multifilament

WF 4 120 gr. 32 ft. 90 ft.
WF 5 140 gr. 32 ft. 90 ft.
WF 6 160 gr. 32 ft. 90 ft.
WF 7 185 gr. 32 ft. 90 ft.
WF 8 210 gr. 32 ft. 90 ft.


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Single Welded Loop

A front welded loop makes rigging, fast, easy, and reliable. Cortland loops are strong, secure, and durable.

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Cold Temperature

Ideal use in 30-50 degree (F) temperatures.

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Warm Temperature

Ideal use in 50 - 70 degree (F) temperatures.


Cleaning your fly line is very important especially when fishing saltwater. Simply pull line off your reel into a clean bucket or tub of freshwater. Put roughly 1oz or more of Cortland’s Line Cleaner solution onto a clean rag or towel. Firmly squeeze the towel with Pro Line Cleaner around the line and slowly pull line through the towel. You should be able to see dirt or discolored streaks on the towel when finished.

Learn more about Cortland's Fly Line Cleaner Lubricant & Pads.

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Slow Intermediate: 1 IPS (Inches Per Second) 
Medium Intermediate: 1.5 - 2 IPS (Inches Per Second)
Fast Intermediate: 2 - 3 IPS (Inches Per Second)
Type 3 Sink Rate: 3 - 4 IPS (Inches Per Second)
Type 4 Sink Rate: 4 - 5 IPS (Inches Per Second)
Type 5 Sink Rate: 5 - 6 IPS (Inches Per Second)
Type 6 Sink Rate: 6 - 7 IPS (Inches Per Second)
Type 7 Sink Rate: 7 - 8 IPS (Inches Per Second)
Type 9 Sink Rate: 9+ IPS (Inches Per Second)