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#11608230 - 05/17/16 12:38 PM Leaders
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Registered: 12/10/06
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Loc: W.Falls, TX
I made a combo rod for my senko/brushhogs and im using braid (20lb) w/ a leader on it (15lb) Fluorocarbon. My Question is how long do you prefer the leader to be? Thanks
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#11608241 - 05/17/16 12:45 PM Re: Leaders [Re: Bas-ii-tis]
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Registered: 02/01/14
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Loc: Irving
I cut mine off at the first guide from the reel. I don't want the knot getting to the spool. This also gives me the opportunity to retie when I need to.
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#11608275 - 05/17/16 12:56 PM Re: Leaders [Re: Big Swimbait]
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Originally Posted By: Big Swimbait
I cut mine off at the first guide from the reel. I don't want the knot getting to the spool. This also gives me the opportunity to retie when I need to.



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#11608643 - 05/17/16 03:34 PM Re: Leaders [Re: Bas-ii-tis]
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Registered: 02/09/16
Posts: 139
Loc: North Texas
I always do my wingspan, it seems to be a good length for me, it's never ended up in my reel and gives me enough length to re-tie several times before putting on another. 2cents
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#11608654 - 05/17/16 03:38 PM Re: Leaders [Re: Bas-ii-tis]
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15 to 20 yards, I like my knot in the spool.

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