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right now ive got Spiderwire 50lb? test not really sure,but during the last couple years of getting snags and retying lines,the lines gotten pretty short and im gunna replace it, what do you guys use? i seen some 80lb test at Wally World and it looked like nylon string it was so thick,im happy w/ the Spiderwire,just wondering what you guys use? any input is appreciated,thanks smile

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If you stick with a braid I would up the lb test to 65 or even 80 for flatheads. 20-30 for channels and 40 lb for flats if you go with mono.

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50-80 power pro or tuff line which I curently have spooled up as for mono berkly big game 20-30lbs

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I'll agree with Jeff (Minnesnowta) ... the bbg mono for channels and powerpro braid in 65 or 80 lb for big ol' flatties!

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Well I was in town today and picked up some Spiderwire UltraCast Ultra Braid 65lb line. It was on sale for $11 regularly $30

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I'm going to try a new line of braid that I just sampled this weekend.

Its called Vicious. They have mono, fluor and braid.

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I have heard mixed opinions on Spiderwire ... I have heard that it can do some nasty things to the eyelets, any thoughts on this?

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Hmm, I'll definitely keep that in mind! Sounds like spiderwire is on sale, maybe I'll have to scoop up some 80#!

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I have heard that it can do some nasty things to the eyelets, any thoughts on this?

Any super line can damage lower quality guides. This usually occurs on the tiptop and the first guide.

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Originally Posted By: nsnutter
I have heard that it can do some nasty things to the eyelets, any thoughts on this?

Any super line can damage lower quality guides. This usually occurs on the tiptop and the first guide.

That is what I was hearing, usually tiptop and first as they are the two the line most frequently comes into contact with ... good to know

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