Most manageable fluorocarbon?

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Draethe84
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Most manageable fluorocarbon?

Postby Draethe84 » Fri May 06, 2016 4:47 pm

Hey guys and girls,

Today I am looking for the most manageable fluorocarbon, I will be using this with a Daiwa T3 in 10lb... Also i prefer prescision wound because its a nightmare to spool unprecisely wound line.

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Re: Most manageable fluorocarbon?

Postby Hogsticker2 » Fri May 06, 2016 9:51 pm

It doesn't get any better than Tatsu from my experience.

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Re: Most manageable fluorocarbon?

Postby fati » Fri May 06, 2016 10:01 pm

I would try this licorice ''limited special edition''

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Its plenty manageable and if your hungry you can even take a bite. :big grin:

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Re: Most manageable fluorocarbon?

Postby dhottle » Fri May 06, 2016 11:50 pm

Hogsticker2 wrote:It doesn't get any better than Tatsu from my experience.



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Re: Most manageable fluorocarbon?

Postby BigG » Sat May 07, 2016 1:10 am

Sunline Sniper for me

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Re: Most manageable fluorocarbon?

Postby Ham Solo » Sat May 07, 2016 4:56 am

BigG wrote:Sunline Sniper for me


I concur.

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Re: Most manageable fluorocarbon?

Postby oops » Sat May 07, 2016 7:01 am

BigG wrote:Sunline Sniper for me


Same. It's the only one I tried that doesn't seem to want to explode into an unmanageable mess

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Re: Most manageable fluorocarbon?

Postby Randingo » Sat May 07, 2016 7:42 am

Of the ones I've tried, Sniper. Can't talk to Tatsu.

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Re: Most manageable fluorocarbon?

Postby cortman » Sat May 07, 2016 10:47 am

Tatsu by a long shot.

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Re: Most manageable fluorocarbon?

Postby KlingerNOK » Sat May 07, 2016 10:54 am

I haven't used Tatsu, but Invizx is noticeably more manageable than Sniper.

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Re: Most manageable fluorocarbon?

Postby Draethe84 » Sun May 08, 2016 6:04 am

I had a bad experience with Super FC Sniper, it was wound on to my spool by a correctly tightend spool tensioner and still every time I casted I found there were plenty of kinks and overruns under several layers of line.

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Re: Most manageable fluorocarbon?

Postby beezy » Sun May 08, 2016 10:52 am

I've used sunline fc sniper, toray and seaguar red label, invizx, abrazx, and tatsu. In my opinion, tatsu is the best flourocarbon line out there right now. It's just expensive but it's well worth it. I've fished 4lb, 8lb, and 10lb tatsu so far and its castability, memory, and abrasion resistance is top-notch. If you're on a budget, then go for fc sniper or seaguar invizx. Otherwise, go with tatsu.

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Re: Most manageable fluorocarbon?

Postby Bassmar » Sun May 08, 2016 3:18 pm

Tatsu all the way.

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Re: Most manageable fluorocarbon?

Postby Draethe84 » Sun May 08, 2016 4:41 pm

How would something, say the JDM fluoro lines or Seaguar InvisX go?

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Re: Most manageable fluorocarbon?

Postby Hogsticker2 » Sun May 08, 2016 8:58 pm

Just get the Tatsu and be done with it. You're not going to find a better line.


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