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Old 10-16-2007, 06:59 PM
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Gel spun

I know this has been covered before, so sorry for the repeat, How much more reel capacity does Gel spun give you.
So if it's 170 yds of 30 lb regular backing how would that translate into Gel spun or Power pro for yardage ?
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Old 10-16-2007, 08:49 PM
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A third more or double if it is 50lb gelspun.
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