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Old 01-13-2008, 12:30 AM
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After the loop broke I took the line to a fly shop and they put a amnesia loop onto the line. It broke too. Went back and it broke again. Lost over a foot of line. Never had it happen in over 2 year of "cheap" cortland lines.

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Originally Posted by dewey
hey there.
You should really pay attention to Sean's advice if you are going to keep with flyfishing as a major activity.

Because a line's loop broke does not mean that line is total junk. Also, tying a loop into the butt of a leader is one of the simpler knots out there. Plus, you could cut the loop and tie a nail knot.

Before you go trashing a product, you should be aware of these things. It wasn't the line's fault.

That said, I'd question seriously the value of a 100 dollar line.

And as far as Sean, notice how when someone says " I dont mean to be the worlds biggest flaming asshole scumbag but...", they tend to be the....

I have not cast it.
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