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: New in PA

02-20-2006, 04:10 PM
I just got my first rod and i'm wondering how to set it up for western pa flyfishing its a 8.5 with 4 wt line. What size leader and tippet do i need. any thoughts

02-21-2006, 08:35 AM
The size leader depends on the size flies you're using and how leader shy the fish are. In general though, a 9 foot 5X will serve most of your purposes.

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