How do I select a fishing line?

Answer Pound TestSelect the lightest line possible for your kind of fishing. Light lines cast farther and are easier to break if your lure or bait is hopelessly snagged. Lines are sold according to a rati... Read More »

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How do i select fishing line weight?

Decide on What You Want to CatchDetermine which type of fish you want to catch. Larger fish such as bass or catfish will require a heavier weight fishing line (such as five pound line or heavier) t... Read More »

How to Put Fishing Line on a Telescoping Fishing Pole?

Telescoping fishing rods are a convenient way for many anglers to carry a full-size rod in a compact size. Available in a wide range of prices, telescoping rods are made with multiple sections that... Read More »

Can you use regular fishing line for fly fishing?

Successful fly fishing is done with proper equipment, especially the correct line. Standard monofilament fishing line will not work for fly fishing. Fly fishing line is typically floating line, whi... Read More »

How do i rig a fishing line for pier fishing?

Surf or still watersRig your rod and reel appropriately for the types of pier and water you are fishing. The action of the surf pushes your line and bait around. In still water you can use lighter ... Read More »