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poisonokie wrote: ↑
Mon Jul 22, 2019 3:09 pm
Knotty wrote: ↑
Thu Jul 11, 2019 2:23 pm
ultralight wrote: ↑
Sat Jul 06, 2019 8:41 pm
I wonder if it will work better for bfs....
Ester is very stiff. I think it would be a bad choice for BFS. It just wants to spring off the spool.
I don't know, I think casting reels handle stiff lines better than spinning reels, which is one reason why people prefer braid for spinning. However a true BFS rod, i.e. intended for bass, will likely be far too stiff for any ester line. On a custom casting build using a trout spinning blank I think ester would be awesome.
Give it a try and let us know. My baitcasting skills just aren't up to the challenge. Also, no need to go custom. The Kuying Teton line of rods have a nice moderate action. Very much trout rods. High quality and affordable.