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Pretty New Fisherman
I'm going camping/fishing with my friends in about 4 days. My reel up and broke on me this morning when i was trying to get ready. I used to use a bait caster reel, never really had an issue, my question is. Should i buy a new bait caster or switch to spin casting. Also, i have a medium power rod and it says use 7-17 lb test line, but my grandfather used to say that 20 pound test was the way to go, what do i do. should i go for Hybrid, mono, braided or fluorocarbon line. i'm on a bit of a budget, i have between 70 and 90 dollars to spend (because of 20$ dick's store credit). any suggestions. Help is much appreciated.
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Thread Pretty New Fisherman Noob_Angler 2601 Jul 8, 2017, 1:26 PM
Post Re: [Noob_Angler] Pretty New Fisherman
Paulypro 2241 Jul 21, 2017, 1:53 PM