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Old 11-11-2005, 12:32 PM
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I rig to "sort-of" IGFA specs but not for record purposes. I certainly don't handicap myself with regulation length shock tippets. I have used heavier class tippets in the past but managed to bust a couple of flylines - admitedly not 'purpose-built' blue water lines with the kevlar cores that would probably test a lot stronger.

I'm not sure of the IGFA rationale behind the actual specifications.
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