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craig 06-09-2003 03:53 PM

Leader Question?
I like to tye my own leaders. I just ordered a new Rio Grand (camo color) for my 6 weight. Does anybody have a suggestions on the break down of material to construct a leader for a 6 weight. What size should the butt section be? Can't wait to get this line. The one I have been using was given to me when I bought the reel and I believe it is a Wolf 4/5. I wonder how much more distance I will be able to get with the proper line.

BobK 06-10-2003 09:18 AM

Go to the website

and check out leadercalc.

It gives you "everything you wanted to know about leaders", and will even customize a leader for you.


John Desjardins 06-10-2003 09:37 AM

We also have a number of discussions on leaders in the archives of the forum. Here are a couple.

craig 06-10-2003 09:49 AM

Thanks Bob and John!

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