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What is the best kind of line to use when fly fishing? I dont mean fly-line, Im talking regular line that will hold up great! I

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  • What is the best kind of line to use when fly fishing? I dont mean fly-line, Im talking regular line that will hold up great! I

    What is the best kind of line to use when fly fishing? I dont mean fly-line, Im talking regular line that will hold up great! I use Spiderwires 20lb test braided Stealth line. It has a 6 lb diameter. Is this line good?

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    I would use something a little lighter. I use 2 lb. mono on small streams, and 4 lb on larger streams. clear or lt blue

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    • #3
      Come here often?

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      • #4
        Come here often? What the hell kinda answer is that?
        Plus I have used smaller, lighter lines before and for the trout I try to catch, I need stronger line for all the snags and brush piles.

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        • #5
          Flourocarbon. Your not gonna tie good knots with your spiderwire and it will not turn a fly over.

          Capt Brad it took me a second but yea, I got it.

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          • #6
            Floro is my favorite too, good, strong, abrasion resistant line, and it is easy to find in the sizes i want.

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            • #7
              Ben its a pick up line. Best line....

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              • #8
                I use a heavy but clear mono like 8 or 10 in lakes and 4 in streams i seem to be doin all right

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                • #9
                  Agreed with steve182 answer above and A + 1 for you sir!!!

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