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#11141529 - 10/02/15 12:32 PM Fishing Line
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Registered: 02/13/15
Posts: 71
Loc: Coppell, TX
Looking for a good line. The one I used before was sold to a new company and quite frankly its [censored] now. Any suggestions? How is BPS Mono?
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#11141542 - 10/02/15 12:43 PM Re: Fishing Line [Re: Transplant from WV]
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Registered: 03/04/09
Posts: 1866
Loc: Lantana,Tx
What will the line be used for? Are you looking for mono only?

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#11141575 - 10/02/15 12:54 PM Re: Fishing Line [Re: Transplant from WV]
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Registered: 02/13/15
Posts: 71
Loc: Coppell, TX
I use mono for texas rigged plastics, jigs and crankbaits.
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#11141584 - 10/02/15 01:00 PM Re: Fishing Line [Re: Transplant from WV]
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I love Stren Original Mono and use it on my spooks. It floats the best.
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#11141593 - 10/02/15 01:06 PM Re: Fishing Line [Re: Transplant from WV]
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Registered: 04/08/08
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Loc: Dallas, TX
Mono: Trilene Big Game
Mono/Silicone copoly: McCoy's Mean Green
Mono/Fluoro copoly: Pline CX
Fluoro: Seaguar Red Label
Braid: Power Pro
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#11141598 - 10/02/15 01:08 PM Re: Fishing Line [Re: Transplant from WV]
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Registered: 04/14/04
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Loc: WV
I use Vicious... What part of WV are you from?

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#11141610 - 10/02/15 01:12 PM Re: Fishing Line [Re: Transplant from WV]
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Registered: 05/27/12
Posts: 3474
Loc: San Antonio, Texas
Sunline Assassin FC


For your flourocarbon needs, this line will be your best friend. Very limp and manageable.


Berkley Trilene Sensation


Can't beat this for mono.


Power Pro Super Slick


If you're a braid fan, look no further than Power Pro Super Slick. It's a very rounded line, so when you're making long casts with something as light as a frog or something as heavy as a giant swimbait, the line won't dig in to the spool.
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#11141797 - 10/02/15 02:35 PM Re: Fishing Line [Re: Transplant from WV]
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Registered: 02/13/15
Posts: 71
Loc: Coppell, TX
Thanks folks!
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#11141829 - 10/02/15 02:50 PM Re: Fishing Line [Re: collincountytx]
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Registered: 01/02/12
Posts: 73
Loc: Montgomery,TX
Originally Posted By: collincountytx
Mono: Trilene Big Game
Mono/Silicone copoly: McCoy's Mean Green
Mono/Fluoro copoly: Pline CX
Fluoro: Seaguar Red Label
Braid: Power Pro



+1 on this except the Red Label unless your fishing "clean" water. It has great straight line tensile strength but terrible abrasion resistance. I'd pay the extra for the Seagur Abrazx if your going to flip or be around docks, etc.

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#11141893 - 10/02/15 03:24 PM Re: Fishing Line [Re: Donald Harper]
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Registered: 05/10/12
Posts: 199
Loc: Central Texas
Originally Posted By: Donald Harper
I love Stren Original Mono and use it on my spooks. It floats the best.
Dons right +1 on Stren original ,all I use on my top waters

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#11142004 - 10/02/15 04:32 PM Re: Fishing Line [Re: Transplant from WV]
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Registered: 07/11/06
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Loc: DFW area
I really like silver thread
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#11142124 - 10/02/15 05:46 PM Re: Fishing Line [Re: Transplant from WV]
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Registered: 01/15/04
Posts: 12488
Loc: Mansfield, Tx.
Berkley Big Game,,,inexpensive monofilament.
McCoys Mean Green, P-Line CXX or Voltage (above 15 pound test CXX has memory issues). Good Copolymer lines.
Seaguar Invizx. Good fluorocarbon line.
Suffix 832 and Power Pro...good braids.

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#11142333 - 10/02/15 08:20 PM Re: Fishing Line [Re: Transplant from WV]
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Extreme Angler

Registered: 02/13/14
Posts: 1246
Loc: Coppell, TX
Like Mr. Harper, I prefer the original blue Stren for all of my mono fishing. Since I hate fluorocarbon, it's either Stren or Sufix 832 braid for me.
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#11142396 - 10/02/15 08:58 PM Re: Fishing Line [Re: Transplant from WV]
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Outdoorsman

Registered: 02/13/15
Posts: 71
Loc: Coppell, TX
About the only thing I use braid for is Spro frogs. Everything else is mono except my spinning rods which is 10lb test Sun Line.

I do love flipping into the thickest [censored] I can find. I suspect that may mean using braid more. I may need more rods roflmao
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#11142586 - 10/03/15 01:30 AM Re: Fishing Line [Re: James Biggs]
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Registered: 03/28/04
Posts: 283
Loc: Weatherford
Originally Posted By: James Biggs
I really like silver thread


+1 Best line out there IMO
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