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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 10-13-2008, 12:44 PM Thread Starter
 
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how much line belly?

how much line belly do you guys let out from the spool before you cast?

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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 10-15-2008, 01:13 AM
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At the risk of sounding like a smart alec, enough to cast the distance I wish to cast. In other words, if I'm casting say 30', I use enough belly to cast 30'. However, if I'm casting 110', I have all the belly of a long-belly line off the reel plus enough running line to reach that distance. That is why I said, "Enough to cast the distance I wish to cast".
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