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Old 03-17-2017, 12:38 PM   #61
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30# Power Pro. I see a lot of folks go crazy of that Suffix 832. Never have used it, but it better be good for the price of that stuff...
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Old 03-18-2017, 10:37 PM   #62
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Thanks for the info about the FG knot. I used it today over a lot of shelf and catch 6 slot reds and 2 rat reds before a finally broke off on shell. I'm using 20 lb. pp slick 8 and 25 lb. seaguar blue label fluoro.


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Old 03-18-2017, 10:44 PM   #63
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Thanks for the info about the FG knot. I used it today over a lot of shelf and catch 6 slot reds and 2 rat reds before a finally broke off on shell. I'm using 20 lb. pp slick 8 and 25 lb. seaguar blue label fluoro.


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No problem. Did you break at the knot or on the leader from the shell?

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Old 03-18-2017, 10:51 PM   #64
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It's hard to say if it was the knot or the braid got cut on the oyster shell.


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Old 03-19-2017, 06:06 PM   #65
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My favorite is Powerpro #30 moss green with #20 saguaro blue label leader. A lot of guys are starting to throw FINS 40g and seem to like it quite a bit.

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Old 03-19-2017, 08:06 PM   #66
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This has been good .Thanks for everyone's input .
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Old 03-23-2017, 09:46 PM   #67
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I may have to switch from my Trilene Big Game if people keep making fun of my hook set. 100 yards of mono has a heckuva lot of stretch.
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Old 03-24-2017, 12:02 AM   #68
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I've been using USA braid in blaze orange with a 3-4' 20lb fluro leader for a few years now and really like it. I recently tried out Diamond braid from Momoi and like it as well. I prefer 20lb braid but I'll admit the 30 does seem to behave better, ie less digging into the spool.
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Old 03-24-2017, 04:48 AM   #69
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I may have to switch from my Trilene Big Game if people keep making fun of my hook set. 100 yards of mono has a heckuva lot of stretch.
Haha, I promise your hookset will change, I have jerked flounder 2-3' deep and 20-30' out plum out of water, over boat and back in the water......More than a few times
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I may have to switch from my Trilene Big Game if people keep making fun of my hook set. 100 yards of mono has a heckuva lot of stretch.


That big game still has its place but so does braid for some situations.


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