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Old 09-25-2006, 08:10 PM
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another steelhead gear question

just a quick question about backing capacity for reels for steelhead fishing here in western NY... what test and what amount of backing capacity should i be looking for in a reel? i think i am going for 8wt.

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edit... whoopsie, guess i should have put this in the lines/leaders part of the forum...

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Any eight weight reel filled with 20# backing would have enough capacity.
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sweet. thanks for the quick reply!!!
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