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Dyl
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Braid

Postby Dyl » Sun Sep 18, 2016 7:47 pm

Bought some HTO lure braid and put it on my penn fierce 4000 reel

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Used it on for the first time on Saturday and kept getting knots when casting? Have I loaded to much line onto the spool?
(You can see the knots still on the spool)



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Re: Braid

Postby Shaun1118 » Sun Sep 18, 2016 8:56 pm

Spool is over filled you want a few mils below the lip. Although the problem is no doubt exasperated by the fact it's terrible braid.

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Re: Braid

Postby merseyboy » Mon Sep 19, 2016 5:12 am

Yes mate your spool is over filled by the looks of it. :think:

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Re: Braid

Postby Steve Duffy » Mon Sep 19, 2016 5:50 am

Should have got the £5 Chinese Power Pro braid off ebay.300yds for a £5.Still using same spool after 2 years. :thumbsup:
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Re: Braid

Postby gilly111 » Mon Sep 19, 2016 7:57 am

Me to great braid my cupboard is full of it :thumbsup: iv used 30 pound spectre on the Mersey and
Had the same braid on now 3 years not even lost it's colour just rinse it down after every outing
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