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Cortland Level Sinking Line
Cortland Level Sinking Line
Cortland Level Sinking Line is constructed with a medium stiff monofilament core. This line allows anglers to cut a desired length for heads and tips or use it for trolling. The monofilament core is perfect for stripping the PVC jacket and creating a loop for quick and easy tip, head, and leader changes.
$89.99 - $319.99
Cortland Braided Monofilament
Cortland Braided Monofilament
Cortland Braided Monofilament offers distance casters a line suitable for running and shooting. This line features a unique coating for easy handling and low friction. Cortland Braided Monofilament is the right size for making up your own braided leaders and loops. Each Cortland Braided Monofilament spool is 500 feet in length.
$89.99 - $91.99
Cortland 444 Classic Spring Creek Floating Fly Line
Cortland 444 Classic Spring Creek F...
5 Sizes available
Cortland 444 Classic Spring Creek Floating Fly Line is the answer for those unique challenges that require a skilled line. The soft olive color of this line will be camouflaged among the streamside greenery, offering a quiet presence as it lands softly, yet providing enough energy to efficiently turn over the longest, finest leader with authority and control. Cortland 444 Classic Spring Creek Floating Fly Line is constructed with a welded front loop for simple leader change while the 444 Clas...
$59.99
Cortland Liquid Crystal Flats/Tarpon Taper Saltwater Fly Line
Cortland Liquid Crystal Flats/Tarpo...
9 Sizes available
Cortland Liquid Crystal Flats/Tarpon Taper Saltwater Fly Line is extremely durable and offers many tournament-winning features. The PE+ smooth finish is permanently fused to the core resulting in minimal line stretch, unrivaled strike detection and hook sets, and offers exceptionally low friction for faster and farther shoots. For a virtually invisible presentation to fish with durability for the angler, Cortland Liquid Crystal Flats/Tarpon Saltwater Fly Line won't disappoint.
$89.99
Cortland Liquid Crystal Guide Saltwater Fly Line
Cortland Liquid Crystal Guide Saltw...
9 Sizes available
Cortland Liquid Crystal Guide Saltwater Fly Line is constructed with the perfect blend of PE+ core fusion technology and extremely low friction to deliver smooth, quick shots and cover long distances. The special PE+TM coating is permanently fused to the core, providing a super-smooth finish and virtually eliminating line stretch for superior detection and hooksets. Cortland Liquid Crystal Guide Saltwater Fly Line is durable and abrasion-resistant, making it ideal for both back-country and ocean...
$89.99
Cortland Precision Compact Float Specialty Fly Line
Cortland Precision Compact Float Sp...
4 Sizes available
Cortland Precision Compact Float Specialty Fly Line features a unique taper design with the ability to fish sink tips, as well as short and long leaders. This special taper allows anglers to throw large streamers, bass poppers, and even heavy Clousers with ease. The core’s line is built on a braided nylon multifilament that has an HTx coating, allowing the line to remain slick and supple whether in cold or warm waters. Utilizing an innovative full-floating short and aggressive head design, this ...
$89.99
Cortland Precision Compact Intermediate Blitz Specialty Fly Line
Cortland Precision Compact Intermed...
4 Sizes available
Cortland Precision Compact Intermediate Blitz Specialty Fly Line is full of innovative features that will undoubtedly make it a top pick for anglers. The line has a compact head that delivers quick, accurate casts with minimal false casting. The clear intermediate head stays near the surface and is invisible to fish, yet visible enough for you to track your fly. Cortland Precision Compact Intermediate Blitz Specialty Fly Line also utilizes heat tempered HTx surface technology, and with the sky-b...
$89.99
Cortland Precision Compact Sink Specialty Fly Line
Cortland Precision Compact Sink Spe...
4 Sizes available
Cortland Precision Compact Sink Specialty Fly Line is one of the most versatile sinking lines available. Outfitted with dual welded loops, this line can fish small streamers up to the biggest fly in your aresenal. This compact line features HTx surface treatment suitable for all water conditions, allowing the line to stay supple and tangle free in cool conditions, and slick and strong in the tropics. With a versatile jacket-material construction and contrasting line and head, you'll know when it...
$89.99
Cortland Precision Omni-Verse Specialty Fly Line
Cortland Precision Omni-Verse Speci...
7 Sizes available
Cortland Precision Omni-Verse Specialty Fly Line is designed for targeting a wide range of species including salmon, steelhead, carp, and trout. This line has innovative features to prevent drag and increase casting distance. The longer head is built at a true line size and made to load the rod in close, without feeling heavy at farther distances. Utilizing precision shoot technology for superior control and power, as well as oustanding accuracy when it comes to throwing nymphs, wet flies, small...
$79.99
Cortland Precision Quick Descent Subsurface Fly Line
Cortland Precision Quick Descent Su...
6 Sizes available
Cortland Precision Quick Descent Subsurface Fly Line is built to outperform other lines in all aspects, distance, feel, control and sink-rate consistency. This line features an extended rear taper to provide a smooth transition from a fast-sinking head to a well-mannered running line for less kick when turned over and easy handling on the retrieve. In other words, it’s designed to help you land the fish with better control and longer casts. Cortland Precision Quick Descent Subsurface Fly Line is...
$89.99
Cortland Tropic Plus All Purpose Taper Floating Fly Line
Cortland Tropic Plus All Purpose Ta...
5 Sizes available
Cortland Tropic Plus All Purpose Taper Floating Fly Line is specially designed for saltwater and extreme heat. This line features a long-body and weight-forward taper allowing it to cast larger flies, even in windy conditions. Features a hard, tropic-plus coating fused to the solid monofilament core, this line shoots smoothly and stays free of tangles. Utilizing a super slick blue running line with a contrasting sand-colored head, Cortland Tropic Plus All Purpose Taper Floating Fly Line makes it...
$79.99
Cortland Tropic Plus Compact Floating Fly Line
Cortland Tropic Plus Compact Floati...
4 Sizes available
Cortland Tropic Plus Tropic Compact Floating Fly Line is outfitted with the best technology providing superior durability and performance. With an aggressive short head design, throwing large air resistant flies, casting into harsh wind, and even extreme heat are no challenge. This line is full-floating and offers the latest grip set technology with an extremely durable braided nylon multifilament core. Featuring contrasting colors and various weight options, Cortland Tropic Plus Compact Floatin...
$79.99
Cortland Tropic Plus Ghost Tip 15 Subsurface Fly Line
Cortland Tropic Plus Ghost Tip 15 S...
4 Sizes available
Cortland Tropic Plus Ghost Tip 15 Subsurface Fly Line features a monofilament core with a hard-finish tropic-plus coating for smooth casting, even in windy conditions. The line shoots smoothly and sinks just below the surface, avoiding wind drift even when the water is rough. Cortland Tropic Plus Ghost Tip 15 Subsurface Fly Line offers a thin diameter and slim profile, providing excellent performance regardless of air and water conditions.
$79.99
Cortland Precision Competition Mono Core Fly Line
Cortland Precision Competition Mono...
5 Sizes available
Cortland Precision Competition Mono Core Fly Line is designed for longer nymph rods and techniques. This super-sensitive line lets you feel every strike, so you can set the hook and land more fish. With a thin, tough, monofilament core, this Gecko Green line improves feel, prevents drag, and increases casting distance. Precision Competition Fly Line allows you to have superior control and accuracy. Also available in a .022 level taper.
$54.99
Cortland Precision Competition Braid Core Fly Line
Cortland Precision Competition Brai...
2 Sizes available
Cortland Precision Competition Braid Core Fly Line provides great casting ability to deliver long range when fishing modern nymphing techniques. This line is built with a super thin, strong and sensitive braided core and offered in both level and double taper versions. This line will transmit the most sensitive of takes right through the system to your line holding hand. Cortland Precision Competition Braid Core Fly Line features an ultra-thin diameter that will launch your bugs in exactly the d...
$54.99
Cortland 333 Classic Saltwater Floating Fly Line
Cortland 333 Classic Saltwater Floa...
4 Sizes available
Cortland 333 Classic Saltwater Floating Fly Line is an all-around versatile line suited for a wide range of fishing conditions and species. This line is constructed with a monofilament core and coated with a stiff PVC for easy casting, improved control, and exceptional presentation. Cortland 333 Classic Saltwater Floating Fly Line has been a favorite with fly fishers for over 50 years thanks to the long-belly taper, high floating, and weight-forward features.
$34.99
Cortland 333 Classic Full Sinking Type 3 Fly Line
Cortland 333 Classic Full Sinking T...
5 Sizes available
Cortland 333 Classic Full Sinking Type 3 Fly Line is ideal for moderate depths and performs very well in deep lakes and fast moving rivers. This line provides great trolling with a steady drop for outstanding presentations to suspended fish. Cortland 333 Classic Full Sinking Type 3 Fly Line features a high-floating belly, a running section for fast pick-up, and a sinking tip that allows the fly to be at feeding level of the fish without extra weight added.
$35.99
Cortland 444 Classic Full Sinking Fly Line
Cortland 444 Classic Full Sinking F...
6 Sizes available
Cortland 444 Classic Full Sinking Fly Line offers two most popular sink rates, type 3 (3.5 – 4 IPS) and type 6 (6.25 – 7 IPS). This line features welded front loop for extra convenience when changing leaders and a braided nylon multifilament core for durability. Cortland 444 Classic Full Sinking Fly Line is a slick shooting, full sinking line that delivers a premium performance and priced just right for an all day of fishing.
$59.99
Cortland 444 Classic Big Game Intermediate Subsurface Fly Line
Cortland 444 Classic Big Game Inter...
5 Sizes available
Cortland 444 Classic Big Game Intermediate Subsurface Fly Line is constructed with a clear monofilament core with a crystal-clear intermediate coating, front welded loops and an aggressive compact weight forward taper. All of these features turn this line into one of the most popular and productive stillwater or river streaming lines around. Cortland 444 Classic Big Game Intermediate Subsurface Fly Line virtually disappears after slowing sinking below the water surface and the all-temperature co...
$59.99
Cortland 444 Classic Small Game Intermediate Subsurface Fly Line
Cortland 444 Classic Small Game Int...
4 Sizes available
Cortland 444 Classic Small Game Intermediate Subsurface Fly Line features welded front loops, a clear intermediate coating over a monofilament core, and a compact weight forward taper. This line exhibits versatility, it performs great for river streamer fishing, but has the ability to shine as a stillwater line. It has a slow sink rate, making it virtually invisible to fish. Cortland 444 Classic Small Game Intermediate Subsurface Fly Line is one of the most popular and effective clear intermedi...
$59.99
Cortland 444 Classic Intermediate Subsurface Fly Line
Cortland 444 Classic Intermediate S...
4 Sizes available
Cortland 444 Classic Intermediate Subsurface Fly Line features a thin diameter allowing it to settle just below the water surface to maintain a straight-line connection with the fly. The line sinks slowly and ideal for fishing swimming nymphs and emergers over shallow, submerged weed beds. Cortland 444 Classic Intermediate Subsurface Fly Line combines strength, shootability and floatability, the ultimate line of choice for all fishing conditions, including cold water.
$59.99
Cortland Precision Denny Rickards Subsurface Fly Line
Cortland Precision Denny Rickards S...
3 Sizes available
Cortland Precision Denny Rickards Subsurface Fly Line is perfect for fishing nymphs over weed beds in the top two feet of crystal clear water. Designed by top American nymphing expert Denny Rickards, the line is the preferred choice of competition fly anglers all over the world. The 7 feet clear camo tip stay subsurface where it causes minimal disruption to the surface during a quick cast retrieval. Cortland Precision Denny Rickards Subsurface Fly Line is a highly visible floating running line w...
$79.99
Cortland Precision Ghost Tip 15 Subsurface Fly Line
Cortland Precision Ghost Tip 15 Sub...
5 Sizes available
Cortland Precision Ghost Tip 15 Subsurface Fly Line offers anglers a very versatile line with a clear slow sink tip, good for many fresh and saltwater applications. This line has an extended 15 foot clear tip, which keeps colored floating line far back from the leader while still allowing good visibility of line direction. Cortland Precision Ghost Tip 15 Subsurface Fly Line is constructed of 100% monofilament core and welded loops on both ends that delivers convenience and smooth turnover that i...
$79.99
Cortland Precision Ghost Tip 5 Subsurface Fly Line
Cortland Precision Ghost Tip 5 Subs...
3 Sizes available
Cortland Precision Ghost Tip 5 Subsurface Fly Line is constructed of 100% monofilament core and welded loops on both ends that delivers convenience and smooth turnover. This line is ideal for fishing lake depths from 5 to 15 feet or for nymphing in rivers and stream. Cortland Precision Ghost Tip 5 Subsurface Fly Line offers versatility with a clear slow sink tip giving anglers options for both fresh or saltwater applications. It also features an extended 15 foot clear tip, which keeps colored fl...
$79.99
Cortland Tropic Plus Ghost Tip 9 Subsurface Fly Line
Cortland Tropic Plus Ghost Tip 9 Su...
6 Sizes available
Cortland Tropic Plus Ghost Tip 9 Subsurface Fly Line offers a thin diameter and slim profile, giving anglers a remarkable casting advantage in windy conditions. This line is constructed on a monofilament core with a hard-finished tropic plus coating for smooth shoots, as well as nine feet of clear intermediate tip and dual welded loops offering a super-slow sink rate and less drift, even in rough conditions. Cortland Tropic Plus Ghost Tip 9 Subsurface Fly Line presents your fly with minimum dist...
$79.99
Cortland Tropic Plus GT/Tuna Floating Fly Line
Cortland Tropic Plus GT/Tuna Floati...
3 Sizes available
Cortland Tropic Plus GT/Tuna Floating Fly Line is built with a 50-plus pound core giving anglers superior stopping power. This line resists abrasion on coral, a much needed feature when fishing for tuna. This Cortland line provides easy identification, improved casting, and exceptional line control with the contrasting head and running line, paired with the durable multifilament core.
$89.99
Cortland Tropic Plus Intermediate Subsurface Fly Line
Cortland Tropic Plus Intermediate S...
5 Sizes available
Cortland Tropic Plus Intermediate Subsurface Fly Line is specially designed for saltwater and offers anglers a remarkable casting advantage, even in windy, harsh conditions, with it's thin diameter and slim profile. This line features a monofilament core with a hard-finish tropic-plus coating for amazingly smooth casting and performance. Sinking just below the surface to avoid wind drift when conditions are rough, Cortland Tropic Plus Intermediate Subsurface Fly Line not only offers exceptional ...
$79.99
Cortland Tropic Plus BillFish Taper Subsurface Fly Line
Cortland Tropic Plus BillFish Taper...
3 Sizes available
Cortland Tropic Plus BillFish Taper Subsurface Fly Line is specially designed for offshore fishing in cramped areas. This line is outfitted with tropic-plus coating permanently fused to the heavy monofilament core for smooth and reliable shoots, as well as giving the ability to turn over large flies with authority and control. Cortland Tropic Plus BillFish Taper Subsurface Fly Line features dual welded loops for quick rigging and a nine foot clear intermediate tip compatible with shorter leaders...
$79.99
Cortland Precision Big Fly Trout Fly Line
Cortland Precision Big Fly Trout Fl...
4 Sizes available
Cortland Precision Big Fly Trout Fly Line features precision shooting technology coating that offers low-friction smoothness through the guides and stiff low-memory running line to prevent tangling. This line is also outfitted with a two-foot Dyna-tip to keep the line high and dry, as well as welded loops at both ends for quick and easy rigging. Cortland Precision Big Fly Trout Fly Line is built to perform thanks to the aggressive front taper and overweight head, capable of throwing big-streamer...
$79.99
Cortland Precision Trout Boss HTx Trout Fly Line
Cortland Precision Trout Boss HTx T...
6 Sizes available
Cortland Precision Trout Boss HTx Trout Fly Line is the ultimate trout line featuring an innovative heat-tempered coating making it more durable than ever. This coating will protect against dirt and oils while maintaining minimal friction. It also allows the line to stay cooler, reducing false casting, improving line speed, and generating greater distance. Cortland Precision Trout Boss HTx Trout Fly Line has a thinner core giving a smaller diameter-to-mass ratio, offering an excellent choice for...
$79.99
Cortland Precision Compact Switch Two-Hand Fly Line
Cortland Precision Compact Switch T...
5 Sizes available
Cortland Precision Compact Switch Two-Hand Fly Line incorporates the perfect combination of an oversized tip and a harder, stiffer running line for outstanding skagit-style long-range casts. The line will throw bulky flies and aggressive sinking tips long distances with minimal effort. Cortland Precision Compact Switch Two-Hand Fly Line offers welded loops for an exceptionally smoother cast and easy turnover with a seamless fly-to-line transition.
$79.99
Cortland Precision Spey Short Two-Hand Fly Line
Cortland Precision Spey Short Two-H...
4 Sizes available
Cortland Precision Spey Short Two-Hand Fly Line feature PST coating that offers easy glide and low-friction smoothness. This line is perfect for covering big water on or near the surface with minimal line stripping, and also executes precise overhead casts and spey-rolls with ease. Rated for 11 ’6” to 12’ 6” Spey rods, Cortland Precision Spey Short Two-Hand Fly Line is the perfect choice for shorter, grilse rods.
$79.99
Cortland Precision Spey Medium Two-Hand Fly Line
Cortland Precision Spey Medium Two-...
4 Sizes available
Cortland Precision Spey Medium Two-Hand Fly Line is perfect for medium length rods and offers more precise casting movements. It has a slick PST coating for smoothness, and is great for covering big water on or near the surface, while keeping line stripping to a minimum. This fly line will even cast when the entire head is not out of the rod tip. Cortland Precision Spey Medium Two-Hand Fly Line gives anglers and easy ans successful fishing experience.
$79.95
Cortland Precision Spey Long Two-Hand Fly Line
Cortland Precision Spey Long Two-Ha...
4 Sizes available
Cortland Precision Spey Long Two-Hand Fly Line can be used in warm or cold water and performs best with long spey rods. This line is perfect for spey, roll, and overhead casts with smooth welded loop control. Cortland Precision Spey Long Two-Hand Fly Line provides anglers with an excellent option for those longer spey rods, as well as offering outstanding performance.
$79.99
Cortland Precision Indicator Nymph Trout Fly Line
Cortland Precision Indicator Nymph ...
5 Sizes available
Precision Indicator Nymph Trout Fly Line is constructed to outperform all other lines in distance, control, and hooking fish. This line features a highly visible two-foot dyna-tip and dual welded loops to make rigging fast and easy. This fly line offers easy casting performance with a short front taper and a large, powerful head to transfer energy with authority and precision for positive turnover. Fly fishers will be impressed with the performance and ease of casting multifly indicator rigs ma...
$79.99
Cortland 444 Classic Modern Trout Floating Fly Line
Cortland 444 Classic Modern Trout F...
4 Sizes available
Cortland 444 Classic Modern Trout Floating Fly Line offers an exceptional line at an affordable price. This line utilizes the perfect combination of weight distribution, power and a controlled taper. Cast streamers, dry flies, and indicator rigs with ease. Cortland 444 Classic Modern Trout Floating Fly Line provides a versatile feel for the ultimate in performance and sensitivity.
$59.99
Cortland 444 Classic Tropic All-Purpose Fly Line
Cortland 444 Classic Tropic All-Pur...
8 Sizes available
Cortland 444 Classic Tropic All-Purpose Fly Line is excellent for both freshwater and saltwater applications. This line utilizes a short front taper to turn over large flies with ease. The durable, hard, tropic coating combined with a solid monofilament core, means this line has virtually no memory. It shoots smooth and stays tangle-free. 444 Classic Tropic Fly Line includes a front welded loop for quick rig and leader changes. This line sand color.
$59.99
Cortland 444 Classic Big Shot Floating Fly Line
Cortland 444 Classic Big Shot Float...
5 Sizes available
Cortland 444 Classic Big Shot Floating Fly Line is designed for casting large flies and rigs. This line has an aggressive front taper and heavy head to reduce false casting. Big Shot is a low-memory line that loads quickly and shoots smoothly. If you are looking for performance and accuracy when delivering streamers, bass flies, and tandem rigs, Cortland 444 Classic Big Shot Floating Fly Line for you!
$59.99
Cortland Precision Finesse Trout II Fly Line
Cortland Precision Finesse Trout II...
5 Sizes available
Cortland Precision Finesse Trout II Fly Line offers a weight-forward design specifically designed for fishing tiny flies at great distances. This floating line is built with an extra-fine diameter front taper, offering the ultimate in finesse presentations. Precision Finesse Trout II includes a welded loop at each end, making changing the line or leader easy and painless. A hard-running line jacket provides an accurate, high-speed casting line that lands gently and floats high with less surface ...
$79.99
Cortland Precision Salmon/Steelhead Tapered Leaders
Cortland Precision Salmon/Steelhead...
The Cortland Precision Salmon/Steelhead Tapered Leaders are designed and formulated for optimum performance in colder temperatures. These tapered leaders features heavy butt sections with aggressive tapers to aid in turning over heavy flies and indicator rigs in adverse conditions. The Cortland Precision Salmon/Steelhead Tapered Leaders are 9' in length. We carry these leaders in 8, 10, and 12 lb. test. Each package contains one Cortland Precision Salmon/Steelhead Tapered Leader.
$4.99
$3.49

At a Glance: Fishing Line

Line is the general term for fishing line, which can come in many variations, all similarly designed to connect an angler to terminal tackle or lures and ultimately (hopefully), fish. Fishing lines were originally held by hand and thrown into the water. Eventually, we invented fishing tools to help cast, control and retrieve our lines. Most sportfishing lines are wound onto fishing reels attached to fishing rods which cast the line out and guide the line back onto the reel. The end of the line cast or released into the water can have lures and baits attached to attract and hook fish. Early lines were made of natural materials such as catgut and silk. Modern fishing lines are made from synthetic materials like nylon, Dacron, polyethylene and fluoropolymer PVDF, and have become highly specialized for use with modern fishing tackle.

Line can serve many purposes for an angler. Some lines are simply used as filler or backing on larger reels to fill up a spool to aid with casting distance and retrieval speed, or to provide additional length behind specialized lines such as fly lines. Backing can be relatively inexpensive and made of materials that are completely different than the mainline used for the actual cast and retrieve. Mainline is the fishing line typically found as the largest amount on a reel, which may or may not attach directly to the reel and lure, but is always deployed and retrieved. Lines can be colored to aid in better visibility for the angler to manage the line, while other lines are clear or colored in a way to make them invisible to fish. The strength of a line, or test, is measured at the breaking point of the line when pulled in opposing directions. The weight of a fish will not necessarily determine the test strength of line needed, as the line transfers energy to the rod and the drag of the reel will allow line to pull off as the pull from the fish increases. These factors allow an angler to use relatively light line for heavy fish. With all lines, the thickness will increase as the test strength increases. Lines available at FishUSA include monofilament, copolymer, braided & super, fluorocarbon, wire & lead core, ice lines, fly leaders and leaders & tippet. Line can be purchased in various spool lengths, ranging from 25 yard tippet spools up to 7,400-yard bulk spools and in test strengths of 1lb to 200lb tests.

Monofilament line is the oldest of the modern fishing lines. It is made of a single strand of nylon and is the most popular of mainlines due to it being the least expensive and most versatile. Copolymer lines are relatively newer and are made of two different types of nylon line combined, which stretches less than monofilament line and has even greater abrasion resistance than fluorocarbon. Fluorocarbon can be used as a mainline also, but due to cost, it is very often used as a leader or tippet material for its abrasion resistance and near invisibility in water. Braided and super lines are made of multiple strands of a certain material that have been braided, or fused, together to form thin, low-stretching lines of superior strength compared to all other castable fishing lines. Wire lines are single-strand or braided lines of copper or stainless steel designed for both strength and weight for deep water trolling. Leadcore lines are also weighted lines, but have a braided Dacron outer covering with a single strand of lead inside. These are much more manageable than wire lines but do not sink as fast. Ice lines can be monofilament, fluorocarbon, copolymer or braided lines designed to stay supple yet strong in cold water. Fly lines are designed to cast relatively light flies out to great distances with a precise location yet soft landing.

Some fishing tactics call for leaders or tippets, which are shorter pieces of line typically of much different strengths and material than the mainline. This is most widely associated with fly fishing, but applies to many other tactics. Monofilament mainline can gain invisibility and abrasion resistance with a short piece of fluorocarbon tied on as a leader. It is entirely possible to catch large fish with sharp teeth while using a light mainline if a wire leader is used. Many anglers use a heavier mainline and much lighter leader material for fish which are considered “line shy,” meaning they tend to not bite lures tied to heavy, visible lines. Wire and lead core lines need to have softer, less visible leaders tied on to allow lures to behave as designed and to entice fish to bite. Fly fishing uses tapered leaders to allow for the line to turn over and make a soft landing with the fly. The very end section of tapered leaders can easily be replaced with tippet material to extend the life and effectiveness of the leader. Both leaders and tippet can be made of monofilament, fluorocarbon and even wire.

The top five brands of fishing line at FishUSA are Seaguar, PowerPro, RIO, Berkley and P-Line.

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