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Seabass77

Leader Line

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Just curious what everyone likes to use for leader line while lindy rigging. Mono? Floro? What pound test?

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I like the florocarbon lines. I guess I don't no for sure how much of diference they make, but I've never had a problem with them. I'll take any advantage I can get!

I really like the floro for a leader if I jig with a no stretch line. Fireline is great on the river because of the low diameter, but I think it can be hard on high modulus graphite rods with a fast action. So, I usually add a few feet of floro to the end to help absord strikes. I like to use 6 lb unless it's a rough bottom, then I'll use 8 lb.

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