Re: Flouro-Carbon .VS. SpiderWire braid

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Posted by Ben L. on 2010-09-22 13:18:42 in reply to Re: Flouro-Carbon .VS. SpiderWire braid posted by Leo Gutterres on 2010-09-18 20:13:08

Twisted leaders aren't as good for abrasion resistance. For abrasion resistance hard nylon is still the best choice and for stealth as well too. I get a lot more hookups in the Keys with traditional leaders - I tried twisted ones for several seasons - they turned flies over nicely but fish would shy away from them especially in the middle of tarpon season.

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