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#10918839 - 06/15/15 04:13 PM Fluorocarbon Best Brand???
Insurance man Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 03/12/14
Posts: 884
Loc: Texas
Fished with Invisx and didn't like it because on more than one occasion my crank bait went flying when the line snapped above my knot. I use the polomar knot. Fished with a guy this weekend that was using the same in 15lb and he got way more bites on a weightless fluke than I did using mono but he also broke off on hook sets twice. Anyone figured out the brand to use in the 15-20lb range that will work on cranks and plastics?

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#10918870 - 06/15/15 04:31 PM Re: Fluorocarbon Best Brand??? [Re: Insurance man]
GregMKJr Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 11/28/13
Posts: 144
Loc: Helotes
Sun Line Sniper, Sun Line Shooter, Seagar Tatsu. If you have a problem with any of these lines then YOU are the problem.

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#10918874 - 06/15/15 04:33 PM Re: Fluorocarbon Best Brand??? [Re: Insurance man]
Bigron119 Offline
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 06/28/07
Posts: 4291
Loc: Lufkin, TX
I have never had any problems with Invisx or the Red Label. (15 or 20). Vicious is good but slightly more stiffer and thicker diameter. I believe they "upgrade" the numbers. (Instead of 15 you actually have 17). I also use the Palomar Knot. Haven't had any problems with that either. BUT I do wet it when I tie it or it (or any line) will cause friction burn. Do not pull the two separate lines apart or it will kink the knot and cause it to weaken and break.

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#10918875 - 06/15/15 04:34 PM Re: Fluorocarbon Best Brand??? [Re: Insurance man]
bigbass94 Online   content
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 05/27/12
Posts: 4340
Loc: San Antonio, Texas
Sunline Shooter



I highly recommend this line. Strong and super limp
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#10918885 - 06/15/15 04:39 PM Re: Fluorocarbon Best Brand??? [Re: Insurance man]
04champ Offline
TFF Celebrity

Registered: 04/22/15
Posts: 6540
Loc: Dallas
never had issues with Invisx

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#10918896 - 06/15/15 04:45 PM Re: Fluorocarbon Best Brand??? [Re: Insurance man]
C.O.D Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 09/06/13
Posts: 131
Loc: lake fork tx
SUGOI...

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#10918940 - 06/15/15 05:14 PM Re: Fluorocarbon Best Brand??? [Re: Insurance man]
Jaret Latta Offline
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Registered: 01/06/07
Posts: 7695
Loc: Austin, Tx/Nacogdoches, Tx
For the price, red label is the best imo. Gets some line conditioner for it and if you are breaking 15-20lb consistenty, its not the line. Ive rarely broke either one

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#10918952 - 06/15/15 05:21 PM Re: Fluorocarbon Best Brand??? [Re: Insurance man]
H B Offline
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Registered: 09/15/14
Posts: 161
Don't tie a Palomar with the fluorocarbon. Sunline Shooter is the most durable / strongest that I have used.
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#10918994 - 06/15/15 05:53 PM Re: Fluorocarbon Best Brand??? [Re: 04champ]
Frank the Tank Online   content
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Registered: 02/27/13
Posts: 22627
Loc: Rockwall & a lake somewhere
Originally Posted By: 04champ
never had issues with Invisx
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#10918995 - 06/15/15 05:53 PM Re: Fluorocarbon Best Brand??? [Re: Jaret Latta]
Frank the Tank Online   content
TFF Guru

Registered: 02/27/13
Posts: 22627
Loc: Rockwall & a lake somewhere
Originally Posted By: Jaret Latta
For the price, red label is the best imo. Gets some line conditioner for it and if you are breaking 15-20lb consistenty, its not the line. Ive rarely broke either one
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#10919068 - 06/15/15 06:34 PM Re: Fluorocarbon Best Brand??? [Re: Insurance man]
Slade Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 06/17/05
Posts: 1444
Loc: Irving, TX
I prefer invisex and abrasix Seagaur brand.
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#10919080 - 06/15/15 06:40 PM Re: Fluorocarbon Best Brand??? [Re: bigbass94]
J-2 Online   content


Registered: 06/12/09
Posts: 4168
Loc: Flower Mound TX
Originally Posted By: bigbass94


cheers

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#10919088 - 06/15/15 06:45 PM Re: Fluorocarbon Best Brand??? [Re: Insurance man]
jbguide Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 01/28/08
Posts: 1057
Loc: Pleasanton Tx
Invisx is the best!!! Usually if the line breaks it's a knot issue.

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#10919122 - 06/15/15 07:01 PM Re: Fluorocarbon Best Brand??? [Re: Insurance man]
Frank the Tank Online   content
TFF Guru

Registered: 02/27/13
Posts: 22627
Loc: Rockwall & a lake somewhere
Now that I think of it, I don't recall ever breaking off on Seaguar flouro on a hookset. But I ALWAYS wet the knot before doing any cinching down on my palomar knot.
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#10919169 - 06/15/15 07:30 PM Re: Fluorocarbon Best Brand??? [Re: Insurance man]
Mark Perry Online   content


Registered: 01/09/04
Posts: 52324
Loc: Highway 1
hard to beat Sunline.

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