Quote Originally Posted by 802flyfish View Post
I have the option of getting sharkskin for 50 for a 4wt line. What are the advantages ? Would it be worth it over the textured trout?
I don't like the Sharkskin because it tears up your fingers if you do a lot of stripping. It is also very noisy. With that said, I "think" it does perform slightly better than textured - just not enough where I am willing to deal with the drawbacks.

Just my 2 cents...