View Single Post
Old 12-06-2011, 08:57 AM
MadisonBoats's Avatar
MadisonBoats MadisonBoats is online now
Senior Member
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Norris, TN
Posts: 2,093

Originally Posted by Stana Claus View Post
I would expect the line weight to be more a function of the rod you'd be using rather than the reel. What rod would you be using the reel with?
You are exactly right. I believe I answered his post presumptuously without thinking it through. My rationale was that he was trying to get it back to the original setup. I have some antique setups and I enjoy fishing with this type of approach. I even have a few reels matched up with the old 'Wonder-rods'. They are pretty dang stiff. However; I do not think I could ever regress back to the old floating line materials in action.
“Every human has four endowments- self awareness, conscience, independent will, & creative imagination.
These give us the ultimate human freedom... The
to choose, to respond, to change.”

Reply With Quote