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Old 07-22-2013, 01:15 PM
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Default Re: Cheap backing or substitute

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Originally Posted by speycracker View Post
has anyone used mono as backing? Is this a good idea or not?
For 'trout gear' why not? Just make sure the break strength is equal to/higher than that of the fly line. For larger fish, not a Good Plan A. The one thing you DON'T want to use is 'Gel-Spun,' stuff will cut like a razor blade!
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