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#10945886 - 06/28/15 11:30 PM Trilene Big Game
OneFishAway Offline
Angler

Registered: 02/17/15
Posts: 392
Loc: Parker County
Thinking about switching to this for my cranking rods. How is the memory and knot strength? Anyone have an opinion that uses it?
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#10945887 - 06/28/15 11:34 PM Re: Trilene Big Game [Re: OneFishAway]
Anchorman Offline
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Registered: 03/02/15
Posts: 1180
Loc: Small Town NE Texas
Good line. McCoys Mean Green is better. Probably have to find it online but its better line and doesn't develop memory as bad as the BG. It holds up longer under UV too.
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#10945894 - 06/28/15 11:38 PM Re: Trilene Big Game [Re: OneFishAway]
Gary D Offline
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Registered: 10/17/13
Posts: 56
Loc: Zavala Co.
I've been using BG for 15 yrs. have tried others but always come back to what works best.
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#10945910 - 06/28/15 11:56 PM Re: Trilene Big Game [Re: Gary D]
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Registered: 07/04/11
Posts: 2580
Loc: Big D
Been using it for a long time and have never had an issue. Best part about Triline Big Game is it's cheap and you can afford to re-spool often. I use mainly 12 or 15 lb line for most of my uses.


Edited by Bassfishindude (06/28/15 11:57 PM)

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#10946056 - 06/29/15 07:24 AM Re: Trilene Big Game [Re: OneFishAway]
engine1129 Offline
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Registered: 07/13/10
Posts: 1492
Loc: Sulphur springs tx
I use bg on all my rods and like it,no problems with it that I haven't had with line that cost 2-3 times as much
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#10946087 - 06/29/15 07:48 AM Re: Trilene Big Game [Re: OneFishAway]
joebass2 Online   content
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 12/11/04
Posts: 3728
Loc: Lewisville, texas
Lot of BG on sale at Academy this week for $5.99

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#10946369 - 06/29/15 09:53 AM Re: Trilene Big Game [Re: OneFishAway]
timwins31 Offline
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Registered: 02/04/11
Posts: 5545
Loc: DFW
Probably the best all round line on the market for the price.

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#10946829 - 06/29/15 12:56 PM Re: Trilene Big Game [Re: OneFishAway]
Bass Buster1 Offline
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Registered: 08/26/04
Posts: 1473
Loc: Denton
Great Stuff!!
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#10946893 - 06/29/15 01:27 PM Re: Trilene Big Game [Re: OneFishAway]
Greg Z Online   content
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Registered: 11/06/04
Posts: 1763
Loc: Rockwall
I have found the memory on this to be terrible. Not a fan.
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#10946901 - 06/29/15 01:31 PM Re: Trilene Big Game [Re: Greg Z]
Anchorman Offline
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Registered: 03/02/15
Posts: 1180
Loc: Small Town NE Texas
Originally Posted By: Greg Z
I have found the memory on this to be terrible. Not a fan.


Back in the day I used BG exclusively. I had the same problem. I found if you will keep your reels out of the direct sunlight it will solve this problem or help with it. For the rods on your deck take a towel and just throw it over the reels and turn your reels upside down. This is a must in the Texas summer sun.
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#10947005 - 06/29/15 02:15 PM Re: Trilene Big Game [Re: Greg Z]
Nathan "Bull" Montgomery Online   content
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Registered: 02/23/11
Posts: 5801
Loc: Fort Worth, Tx.
Originally Posted By: Greg Z
I have found the memory on this to be terrible. Not a fan.


I spray mine down with kvd line conditioner before every trip and never have an issue with memory. In fact its almost non existent. I love BG and will continue using it!

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#10947261 - 06/29/15 04:05 PM Re: Trilene Big Game [Re: OneFishAway]
Greg Z Online   content
Extreme Angler

Registered: 11/06/04
Posts: 1763
Loc: Rockwall
$6.95 for BG and then buy KVD for $10?


I think I will stick with Sufix for $8.95.
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#10947550 - 06/29/15 06:17 PM Re: Trilene Big Game [Re: OneFishAway]
timwins31 Offline
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Registered: 02/04/11
Posts: 5545
Loc: DFW
The memory is really bad but if you use conditioner and stretch your line it'll go completely limp again. I've stretched the same spool of line at least 20 times before to get the memory out, it's always worked and it's never seemed to effect the line strength.

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#10947963 - 06/29/15 09:46 PM Re: Trilene Big Game [Re: OneFishAway]
lamoon78 Offline
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 05/05/10
Posts: 4367
Loc: Livingston Tx
Try McCoys its better and strong as hell you cant break that stuff.

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#10948110 - 06/29/15 11:05 PM Re: Trilene Big Game [Re: lamoon78]
Anchorman Offline
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Registered: 03/02/15
Posts: 1180
Loc: Small Town NE Texas
Originally Posted By: lamoon78
Try McCoys its better and strong as hell you cant break that stuff.


^^^Yep^^^ No comparison IMO.
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