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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 09-08-2009, 09:06 PM Thread Starter
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Sinktip leader length

In fishing 10'-11' of T-11 & T-14 what is the ratio makeup of 4'-5' of leader?
My 12" butt section is of 30 lb. Do I use a scarificial taper or just go with a
straight tippet?
I'm thinking of good-size BC steelhead.

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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 09-08-2009, 09:42 PM
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Go with 4 ft of straight 12 lb leader. You'll be fine. I use 10 lb...hasn't been a problem.
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