I don't know but the Moser loop used to collapse around the perfection loop hence the aquasure.
I've seen some dodgy old style floppy loops maybe that's where it comes from, the loop should be able to support the leader imo.
Ideal Mackiia it's good to see someone getting out nice one 👍
i feel like a bairn waiting for Christmas and I suspect we'll be locked down for longer once it's reviewed.
For keeping the cold out get yourself a pair of quilted trousers, I paid £100 for my devold dual layer merino and a pair of...
Yes a 7wt slx is 15g but Mike declares that, i can't comment on the opti stream but I'd be surprised if loop tried to hide it.
Eta... The loop opti stream is 16.5g 7# on the there website, its built for similar use to the slx.
It's a minefield when you stray of std nylon, imo claimed lb test is pie in the sky.
I don't use the X system I prefer using diameter, im not sure what the conversion is might need to google that.
For stillwater I buy 3x cut it back and tie on a tippet ring, then add my tippet or cast of flies...
What weight are you looking for?
I can almost guarantee, you won't be disappointed.
I've removed a snowbee xs+ nano coat blah blah in favour of the maxcatch gold, if i pull both of there reels the Snowbee has a little more memory.
I don't have a small stream but it's purpose made for our...
Airflo is the only other offender I'm aware of, there's companies make lines half or 1 weight over but declare it, ime they don't say its a 7wt aftm then deliberately make it 15/16g, that's not on at aftm guidelines.
Who else is guilty? I've had lines from most of the makers and all have been...
If you're meaning hollow braid... apparently it can take it toll on the eyes and it will take up space?
I would recommend using the braid recommended.
Leaders are a bit of a personal taste, flies can be cast fine with a level leader but I like a taper with a thin section (tippet) joined to...