How much weight can fishing line hold?

Answer The amount of weight that a fishing line can hold depends upon its IGFA (International Game Fish Association) rating. The IGFA rating determines the point at which a line will break. Most fishing l... Read More »

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How much weight can a fishing line hold?

Fishing lines are available in a wide variety of strengths and can hold up to 400 pounds, depending upon the pound test rating, diameter, abrasion resistance and type of fishing line.Source:Virgini... Read More »

How much weight can a copolymer fishing line hold?

The amount of weight copolymer line can hold depends on how much weight your specific line is rated for. Like all fishing lines, copolymers come in a variety of weight ratings, and this rating will... Read More »

How much weight can a nylon fishing line hold?

All fishing line comes packaged from the manufacturer with a specific breaking strength on its label--6 lb. test, 8 lb. test etc. The assumption is that a fishing line rated at 20 lbs. will break w... Read More »

How much weight is needed to get a fishing line to 30 lbs.?

The weight for fly fishing line is ranked from 1 to 15. For a 30-lb. test line, Dick's Sporting Goods recommends using a fly line weight of 8 or higher. A 20-lb. test line would use a fly line weig... Read More »