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#10768702 - 04/14/15 09:08 PM Braid on spinning reel for surf sharks?
n_fish Offline
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Registered: 02/16/09
Posts: 69
Loc: Rockwall,Tx.
Need some advise and the best brand,# test, and such that works great for surf fishing for 3-5 foot sharks. Not happy with mono at all. Ready to make the switch. Please advise and thanks.

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#10770279 - 04/15/15 02:45 PM Re: Braid on spinning reel for surf sharks? [Re: n_fish]
td125 Offline
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Registered: 04/29/13
Posts: 3
For surf fishing I run Penn Fierce 8000's. I use 50lb braid with a tape backing to avoid the line slipping on the reel. I believe the reels hold about 450 yards of 50lb braid and I have never been spooled or anywhere near. Ive landed many 3' sharks and several 4 footers with one just over 5' using this set up.

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#10770377 - 04/15/15 03:19 PM Re: Braid on spinning reel for surf sharks? [Re: n_fish]
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Registered: 10/11/12
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Loc: Cash, Texas
Caught nothing over 7' on mine, I use a Fin-Nor OS95 on a 12' h Ugly Stick, 480 yds of Sufix 832 #80
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#10770530 - 04/15/15 04:23 PM Re: Braid on spinning reel for surf sharks? [Re: n_fish]
xmatador Offline
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Registered: 03/16/11
Posts: 202
Why don't you like mono? The Texas Shark Fishing site has 2 great handbooks about shark fishing.
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