Re: Cheap backing or substitute
Originally Posted by wannafish
I think Dacron is generally about $10/100yds. This adds up unless you buy in bulk; especially with 7 or 8 reels to fill. Ard said it; buy some bulk spools once if you plan to fish a lifetime I guess.
At Bass Pro, a 1000 meter spool of dacron trolling line is $42 for 20lb test. A 30lb spool is $50
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