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Old 05-26-2013, 03:07 PM
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Default Re: acceptable distance for 9' 5 wt.

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yep....wanna cast far? Put a 3 wt line on your 5 and don't tell your buddies.
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Originally Posted by mikel View Post
This is hard for some to understand but a lighter line usually makes long casts easier.
Well, this is the exact opposite of what I thought. I thought a heavier line would give you more distance.

I figure some are going to chime in with differing opinions, but then again, I could be wrong. (If I am, I won't admit, however.)

John
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