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Old 03-14-2012, 01:18 PM
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Default Re: New To Alaksa

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Originally Posted by jenkin3 View Post
Thanks everyone! i have gortex and rubber so i am hoping i am that will be enough lol. I was curious what size leader and tippet i should use on both rods. i was thinking 4x on the 5 wt but idk about the 8 wt.
jenkin,

For most fishing forget the 'X' ratings and think along the lines of light equals 8 pound test. That's my trout, char and grayling leader. For any salmon fishing I use 15 pound Maxima and have no worries no matter what I hook up with.

Hi Will, long time no chat,

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