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Old 07-30-2003, 08:53 AM
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Sean,

I am not sure how Power Pro 50lbs compares to gel spun 30lbs, but gel spun is a lot smaller in diameter than regular backing. It is kind of braded and will cut you very easily if you touch it while the fish is running. I plan on using gloves just to be safe.
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