Leader / Assist Cord

Leader / Assist Cord

We carry the full range of many brands of only the highest quality leader materials to cover all your needs. This includes Fluorocarbon (FC) as well as standard mono from the smallest of sizes 6lb right up to 220lb for targeting big apex sports fish. We have many different models to cover any of your angling needs from supply, soft material right up to super abrasive leader material.

We also carry a big range of assist cord material for making your own assist rigs for jigs. We have many popular assist products like Kevlar assist, Zylon assist (hollow removable core), Ultra and the highly sort after Varivas SS assist. 

Please feel free to contact us via email info@elitetackle.com.au or phone 0412 548 501 to discuss making your own assist rigs and what material would best suit your needs.

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Jigstar Kevlar Assist Cord

Many anglers are now realising the many advantages of tying your own assist hooks for jigging, and even popping and trolling applications. It lets you customise the length of the assist hook; the size and style of assist hook and allows you to sweeten the assist hook up with small soft plastic squid..

$16.40 Ex Tax: $14.91

Jigstar Knot Sleeve

The Jig Star Knot Sleeve is a must have for protecting leader breakage where your leader is tied to your swivel, solid ring or grommet. Best used with knots like the AG chain knot that doesn't slide or cinch tight once tied. Highly recommended.Sleeve can accept over 200lb leader...

$10.00 Ex Tax: $9.09

Jigstar Metalcore Assist Cord

Metalcore consists of flexible multistrand stainless steel wire contained within a braided outer, great for assist hooks, trolling rigs, anywhere bit protection is required.Due to the stiff spring nature of stainless steel, be sure to snug up all knots tights and/or add a drop of Tacglue (or similar..

$10.95 Ex Tax: $9.95

Varivas Fluorocarbon Shock Leader - 30m

Varivas Fluorocarbon Shock Leader has a great abrasion resistance and is one of the toughest leader materials available for casting and jigging. and has a great knotting ability...

$24.00 Ex Tax: $21.82

Varivas Ocean Record Shock Leader

The NEW 2018 Ocean Record Shock Leader is a new Nylon material, developed specifically for blue water pelagic lure fishing. With a unique Fluoride-based coating (called SP-F), for greatly improved abrasion resistance and ‘manageability’, and marked increase in diameter-breaking strain rati..

$32.00 Ex Tax: $29.09

Varivas Shock Leader - 50m

The Varivas brand is one of the highest quality Japanese manufacturers in the world today. The Varivas Nylon shock leader is one of Varivas's top selling products and for good reason. It has great impart absorption properties due to the its ability to stretch under pressure. It is also great for tyi..

$21.00 Ex Tax: $19.09

YGK Castman Absorber Shock Leader

Popping, jigging and saltwater applications. It's extremely supple, has excellent abrasion resistant, is extremely clear and has kink-resistant properties. It's slow sinking, so it's perfect for use with surface lures and has controlled stretch making it the ideal shock leader for use on big fish an..

$19.50 Ex Tax: $17.73

YGK Castman Fluorocarbon Absorber Shock Leader

YGK Galis fluorocarbon absorber is a premium quality Japanese made fluorocarbon that is perfect for many salt and freshwater applications. It is virtually invisible underwater which will improve your strike rate, has excellent knot strength, high abrasion resistance and increased sensitivity. The la..

$20.00 Ex Tax: $18.18

YGK Galis Ultra Knot Assist Cord

YGK Galis Ultra Knot is 100% kevlar and made in Japan. It is ideal for attaching swing hooks for jigs and lures.Length: 5m..

$15.95 Ex Tax: $14.50

YGK Super Abrasion Nylon Shock Leader - 50m

Top-class nylon leader made from ultra-wear-resistant nylon DMV. Approximately 20 times more wear-resistant than ordinary nylon for outstanding strength against friction with bottom rocks and fish. Specifically processed for maximum ease of handling during knotting. It is the ultimate leader an..

$18.95 Ex Tax: $17.23

YGK Zylon PBO Fibre Assist

YGK ZYLON super-fibre leader is regarded as one of the strongest assist cords in the world and is known to be twice as strong and abrasive as Kevlar cord. The ZYLON is extremely popular with fisherman who want to splice their assist rigs etc as it contains a completely removable filler. Not only doe..

$23.95 Ex Tax: $21.77

YGK Zylon PBO Fibre X Assist

YGK ZYLON X super-fibre assist cord has twice the abrasion resistance as the common kevlar assist cord and is regarded as the ultimate cut resistant synthetic material in the world. The cord itself is very rigid allowing jigging hooks to sit perfectly to the jig for great hook up rates. It also has ..

$15.95 Ex Tax: $14.50