Low stretch mono

Has anyone had any experience with berkely ironsilk around the 8kg mark? Also what are the better tried and tested low stretch mono brands?

Nealez's picture

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seen a few blokes use it and

Fri, 2006-11-10 08:54

seen a few blokes use it and heard more say its crap, prone to breaking im told , the platypus low stretch (platypus pink with a different label) is quite popular though...

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no problem

Sun, 2006-11-12 11:37

i run 10 kg on one of my reeels and never had a problem with it....its the low kg stuff that isnt very good....weak as piss
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Ive used 8kg ironsilk and

Tue, 2006-11-14 19:37

Ive used 8kg ironsilk and thought it was pretty good. its very smooth, bloodknots will slip, as my brother discovered repeatedly.


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10kg ironsilk

Wed, 2006-11-15 12:16

i have used this and have had no probs with it but i think its abrasive resistane could be better