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Fishing line

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Fishing line

Don't miss out on our best articles on fishing world and everything connected to it.

Choose the Right Kind of Fishing Line

Knowing the right type and kind of fishing line is one of the most essential skills a fisherman can learn. Not only will this decision also determines what type of rod, reel, bait, and tackle you can and cannot use, but selecting the correct type of fishing line could mean the difference between catching or losing the fish on the end of it! After carefully thinking about the main species of fish that you will be targeting with your fishing line, you can start to dig into the pros and cons of which type of line will be the best...


Best Fishing Knots For Braided Fishing Line

Introduction Working with braided fishing line is normally just the same as working with many other kinds of lines with some unique differences. What many anglers fail to realize is that not all braid in the industry is the same. Some lines are made with different winding processes like reverse winding like KastKing Destron. Others have different numbers of carriers which you can consider to be mini braids that are then wound to make the total line like the KastKing Mega 8, Finesse 8x or even Finesse 16x. Most of the time these types of differences will have little effect...


A Guide For How Much Line To Put On A Spinning Reel

The amount of line you put on your spinning reel greatly impacts its performance. If you fill your reel with a line properly, you should not have any problems. A spinning reel should be filled to just below the point where the inside of the spool lip begins. If you are not 100% sure, slightly less is better than too much. Spool designs vary and sometimes it’s unclear where to finish a fill. The bottom line is that the spool lip needs to sit above the fishing line so the line stays on your reel. You are aiming for is...