Jump to content
Search In
  • More options...
Find results that contain...
Find results in...
The homewrecker

backing for copper and leader

Recommended Posts

do I have to run power pro or can I use any 50 lb braid? what is a good leader length and what should it be ? also should I run swivels or use special nots for joining leader and backing to the copper .thanks guys I don't know what I would do with out you

Edited by The homewrecker

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Homewrecker,

 

I put 300 yds of 50# braid, tie it to an inline swivel 150# size and tie the other end of the swivel to the copper using a Haywire twist. I do not connect copper directly to the braid. Next is another inline swivel after spooling on the copper of your desired length and finally a 30' fluoro leader on the terminal end of the second in line swivel.

 

 

300 yds braid..........inline swivel......copper........inline swivel........leader

 

Good luck,

 

Chris

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

×
×
  • Create New...