Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
TruthSeekerTruthSpeaker, RLMcD, BobF14, Bazzectomy, Muskietime
106119 Registered Users
Top Posters
TexDawg 86618
hopalong 78748
Pilothawk 75348
JDavis7873® 67383
John175 ® 65420
FattyMcButterpants 60793
Derek 🐝 58670
Tritonman 57665
LoneStarSon® 53521
SkeeterRonnie 53057
facebook
Forum Stats
106119 Members
60 Forums
807247 Topics
10202679 Posts

Max Online: 36273 @ 01/23/13 02:34 PM
Topic Options
#12021243 - 01/04/17 11:15 PM Braid on a Lews
Jaguar6 Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 04/16/14
Posts: 727
Loc: Mesquite, TX
Never really liked braid but started using it about a year ago for froggin and flippin. Question is I have 3 lews reels and was gonna use one for flippin and one for spooks around trees and such. The spools seem smaller than most of my other reels. How do yall like the braid on lews?
_________________________
McMurry University Bass Club President
McCain High-Performance Rods Elite Field Staff
Wicked Weights High Quality Tungsten Pro Staff

Top
#12021275 - 01/04/17 11:44 PM Re: Braid on a Lews [Re: Jaguar6]
NTXBankFishing Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 07/13/11
Posts: 219
Loc: North Texas
Works just fine.

Top
#12021371 - 01/05/17 05:32 AM Re: Braid on a Lews [Re: Jaguar6]
PaPa@fork Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 04/25/16
Posts: 525
Loc: Lake Fork
I don't have any problems, works like any other reels.
_________________________
If it was easy, everyone would do it

Top
#12021433 - 01/05/17 06:55 AM Re: Braid on a Lews [Re: Jaguar6]
SteezMacQueen Online   sleepy
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 11/02/14
Posts: 4323
Loc: Red Oak, Galveston, and Pagosa...
The levelwind doesn't swing far enough side to side on my Lews reels to evenly lay braid on any of my Lews reels. For that reason, I use a TWS Zillion for braid. My Lews reels are fine with Flourocarbon line...I guess it "hops" to the far sides when winding on the spool and doesn't cause an issue.
_________________________
RIP little Nitro




Top
#12021453 - 01/05/17 07:14 AM Re: Braid on a Lews [Re: Jaguar6]
Jaret Latta Offline
TFF Celebrity

Registered: 01/06/07
Posts: 6855
Loc: Austin, Tx/Nacogdoches, Tx
No issues here even with the small spool

Top
#12021734 - 01/05/17 09:32 AM Re: Braid on a Lews [Re: Jaguar6]
Trickster Online   content
TFF Guru

Registered: 07/27/07
Posts: 34767
Loc: Plano TX
Try a BB1 Pro.
_________________________

Top
#12021809 - 01/05/17 10:10 AM Re: Braid on a Lews [Re: Jaguar6]
hookinbass Offline
Angler

Registered: 02/09/14
Posts: 354
Loc: Oklahoma
I've never had any issues and I use a lot of braid on different Lews reels
_________________________
Basscat
Lews
Falcon Rods

Top
#12021967 - 01/05/17 11:23 AM Re: Braid on a Lews [Re: Jaguar6]
ScottSecs Offline
Angler

Registered: 10/11/11
Posts: 321
Loc: Dallas, TX
+1 on the BB1 Pro - great reels wit braid. Also done well with the Tournament Pros and Super Dutys too

Top
#12022149 - 01/05/17 12:55 PM Re: Braid on a Lews [Re: Jaguar6]
Jaguar6 Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 04/16/14
Posts: 727
Loc: Mesquite, TX
Thanks guys! I have a Mach 1 and Mach 2. Gonna try them out and see how I like it
_________________________
McMurry University Bass Club President
McCain High-Performance Rods Elite Field Staff
Wicked Weights High Quality Tungsten Pro Staff

Top
#12022641 - 01/05/17 04:44 PM Re: Braid on a Lews [Re: Jaguar6]
Nekro Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 09/05/16
Posts: 218
Loc: Round Rock, TX
have 2 lews reels booth with spiderwire braided line, no problems at all.

Top
#12022699 - 01/05/17 05:17 PM Re: Braid on a Lews [Re: Jaguar6]
lamoon78 Offline
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 05/05/10
Posts: 4397
Loc: Livingston Tx
22 reels all Lews and no problem with them on any line.

Top



© 1998-2017 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide