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How to Manage Fishing Line on Spinning Tackle


Here’s a really smart method to get the best of both braid and fluorocarbon on your spinning reels while saving MONEY!

Spinning rods and reels need to be part of any serious bass fisherman’s arsenal, but what’s the best way to spool them? Shaw Grigsby demonstrates how combining a braid backing with a 20-30 foot fluorocarbon leader gives you the best attributes of both lines while minimizing their individual weaknesses. Watch the video and try this system if you want to reduce line memory, increase sensitivity and power, save money, and have the flexibility to use the same rod for several spinning applications:

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