BillNye Well-known member Messages 134 Reaction score 80 Location RI Aug 8, 2021 #21 Sleddog said: I fish freshwater. A lot of the water is dirty, mossy. I also practice on the lawn quite a bit. So, I clean & treat my lines 2-3 times a season. All of mine are intouch version too. Click to expand... I fish my lines in salt I wonder if that makes a difference.