Striper Talk Striped Bass Fishing, Surfcasting, Boating

     

Left Nav S-B Home Register FAQ Members List S-B on Facebook Arcade WEAX Tides Buoys Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Right Nav

Left Container Right Container
 

Go Back   Striper Talk Striped Bass Fishing, Surfcasting, Boating Main Forum How To's, F.A.Q.s, Tips, & Tricks

How To's, F.A.Q.s, Tips, & Tricks How-To's, Tips & Tricks plus Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) **** Please Do Not Start Discussions or Ask New Questions in Here **** This is for popular Threads To be moved here for easy access & discussion. Post all new questions in main Stripertalk Forum

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 07-08-2003, 10:12 PM   #1
grog
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Posts: 2
braided lines

Are those braided lines worth using? I've heard people complaining about them but I don't know the positives and negatives.


thanks
grog is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-09-2003, 02:51 PM   #2
Notaro
None
iTrader: (0)
 
Notaro's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Location: Newton, MA
Posts: 4,462
they are worth it. it has to be spooled under tension. but cutting it is another story. u need a good knife to cut it. there is a thread that discuss on the braid line. go look for it.
Notaro is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-09-2003, 03:58 PM   #3
StripinLine
HUH???
iTrader: (0)
 
StripinLine's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: Lake City, South Carolina
Posts: 207
Send a message via MSN to StripinLine
you have to KEEP IT TIGHT. or two or three casts and cuss some, and get a new plug ready..
Good luck with it.

/ al

A pebble, in the right place can prevent an Avalanche.
StripinLine is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-01-2003, 11:28 PM   #4
Jonny Bolt
Registered User
iTrader: (0)
 
Jonny Bolt's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Posts: 178
I use 30# test Spiderwire Stealth (8# diameter), and I love it. Iit's never birdnested on me lol, and it casts so much smoother. I'll never go back to mono.
Jonny Bolt is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:47 AM.


Powered by vBulletin. Copyright 2000 - 2008, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Please use all necessary and proper safety precautions. STAY SAFE Striper Talk Forums
Copyright 1998-20012 Striped-Bass.com