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#11018296 - 08/03/15 09:28 PM McCoys poll
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How many use Ultra Clear vs. Mean green?
Mccoy's unltra clear vs. Mean green
Only one choice allowed


Votes accepted starting: 08/03/15 09:27 PM
You must vote before you can view the results of this poll.


Edited by Frank the Tank (08/03/15 09:29 PM)
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#11019100 - 08/04/15 10:40 AM Re: McCoys poll [Re: Frank the Tank]
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I dig the clear because I can see it better in low light conditions... Just ordered a 1000 yrd.10# spool last night.
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#11019130 - 08/04/15 10:51 AM Re: McCoys poll [Re: Frank the Tank]
Karl Dietz Offline
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Registered: 07/07/13
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Loc: Weatherford & Lake Fork, Texas
I've been using the Clear for two years with no complaints. Awesome line.

I've never tried the Mean Green. Why is it preferred by many?
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#11019166 - 08/04/15 11:02 AM Re: McCoys poll [Re: Frank the Tank]
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Mean Green is what I stared with back in 2000 and what I till fish with today. If it ain't broke, don't try to fix it. LOL.

Tight lines, keep safe and good luck.

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#11019247 - 08/04/15 11:35 AM Re: McCoys poll [Re: Frank the Tank]
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Green is what I started with many years ago and still use today. I do have one spool of the clear but haven't used it yet.


Edited by ezbassin (08/04/15 11:35 AM)

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#11019523 - 08/04/15 01:20 PM Re: McCoys poll [Re: Frank the Tank]
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Green line is the only line that cannot be detected by underwater photography.
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#11020135 - 08/04/15 05:10 PM Re: McCoys poll [Re: Okie Poke]
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Originally Posted By: Okie Poke
Green line is the only line that cannot be detected by underwater photography.


For real? Does it matter if the water is clear or stained?
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#11020531 - 08/04/15 08:04 PM Re: McCoys poll [Re: Frank the Tank]
lamoon78 Offline
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Clear is all I have used got hung in a tree on the bank pulled my boat through a 30 foot wide grass matt figured it would break but it never did my partner even asked after seeing that what line I had.

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#11020744 - 08/04/15 09:20 PM Re: McCoys poll [Re: lamoon78]
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How does it compare to green Berkley Big Game?

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#11021390 - 08/05/15 08:26 AM Re: McCoys poll [Re: Ol Man River]
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Originally Posted By: Ol Man River
How does it compare to green Berkley Big Game?


I used Big Game for years until I started using McCoys about 10 years ago. McCoys doesn't have near the memory of Big Game especially in cold weather. I also think the McCoys has a little more stretch when fighting fish which for me results in less break offs. And one major thing for me is I used to get back my line after a break off and could tell it had broken at the knot a lot of times. Not saying it is a problem of the Big Game line but probably more my faulty knot tying but have never really had the problem with McCoys. I really like McCoys but also realize one of my best buddies who is a lot better fisherman than me has used nothing but Big Game forever with no problems. Sometimes it is just getting confidence and a good feel for a particular line and for me that is the McCoys Mean Green and also McCoys Braid.
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#11022441 - 08/05/15 02:44 PM Re: McCoys poll [Re: Frank the Tank]
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Mean green 12# for moving baits

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#11023229 - 08/05/15 07:39 PM Re: McCoys poll [Re: Okie Poke]
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Originally Posted By: Okie Poke
Green line is the only line that cannot be detected by underwater photography.



Which is important for catching fish who are carrying cameras.....lol.
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#11023320 - 08/05/15 08:13 PM Re: McCoys poll [Re: Frank the Tank]
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Loc: Keller, TX
Have never seen McCoy's in a store. Where do you buy this stuff?

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#11023337 - 08/05/15 08:17 PM Re: McCoys poll [Re: Frank the Tank]
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Love McCoy's!
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#11023388 - 08/05/15 08:43 PM Re: McCoys poll [Re: TOMCAT21]
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Loc: Mansfield, Tx.
Originally Posted By: TOMCAT21
Have never seen McCoy's in a store. Where do you buy this stuff?


Southwestern Parts in Dallas has it. Have you called any of the local privately owned tackle shops to see if they have it?

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