Specs and Reds can put a LOT of tension on the lines! I typically use 30# PowerPro braid as the main line and then I will use a 4' flouro leader with 12-15 pound line connected using Uni-to-Uni knots. Watch your leaders and if you feel it s worn, you need to cut the hook and worn line (typically about 3-4 inches) and re-tie.
If you are out catching big Reds, make sure you have plenty of braid on the spool to prevent being completely spooled by the fish.
Capt. Craig Copeland
2013 Nautic Star 2110 Shallow Bay Boat
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