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Old 08-15-2001, 09:47 AM
TinMan TinMan is offline
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What is the proper term for the heavy piece of mono(?) that is attached between the leader and the fly line? I've heard "butt" mentioned? Anyway, is this "optional"? I have to admit I've bought all my stuff preconfigured and attach the leader to the fly line (or butt) via perfection loop (which is what the butt has on the end of it.
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