Re: E-Bay fly lines
In many cases these are either old stock or 'blems.' By old stock, line maker has come out with his new/latest/greatest ... and want to get rid of 'old stuff.' As far as going 'bad in the box,' would take years save for its been sitting in a sunny window in the shop. That is not a good thing.
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