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Old 03-12-2014, 08:14 PM
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Default Re: Line for an 8wt vintage glass...

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Originally Posted by bigtone1411 View Post
Craigthor, I have never cast a Heddon, but I have collected a few Fenwick Glass rods over the last year. I bought some Cortland 333+ lines and they work great. On my FF756 I have used a 6 wt Cortland Peach and it is a good choice. On my 8wt FF858, my favorite is a Rio Gold. It loads the rod in close and yet I can almost cast the whole line if needed.
Thanks, I may just try to borrow a few lines to test, I also have a 5wt that I will be lining up at some point and thinking a gold for that one. I really liked casting my 7wt Heddon with the Rio Line in the wind though I want to play with my Airflo Bass taper as it is a slightly lighter line.
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