Thread: Reel Sizes
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Old 05-29-2009, 09:46 AM
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Default Re: Reel Sizes

On lighter trout rods (< 6 wt?) you can also go with a smallerish size reel, and maintain backing length if you really need it by going to 12# backing... the standard for most reel specs is based on 20# which is complete overkill when fishing with 4-7x leader/tippit materials... IMO
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