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  1. General Board
    Looking to add a couple of ounces to a reel to help in balancing a rod. Read previously about adding lead to the spool before adding the backing. Is this the simplest way? Any advice welcome. Cheers Diarmid.
  2. Classified Sales
    Selling my lamson reel. Condition is used with a few signs of use but still in good condition. Will come with backing and original pouch. £150 posted.
  3. Rookies Corner
    Any recommendations on what backing people use would be much appreciated. What break strain? How long? Makes? Gelspun? Thanks, Simon
  4. Fly Rods
  5. Classified Sales
    Selling above reel. Only used for 10/15 mins so it’s mint condition. No signs of use. Comes with backing and in original pouch. £75 posted Pics on request
  6. Reels
    A couple of questions. How are these reels as a spare/backup? And which one would you use for the 13' 8/9 rod, the 8/9 or the 10/11? I like around 200 yards of 30 pound backing, a running line and shooting head. Thanks for any comments, Leo.
  7. Classified Sales
    Bought from a fellow forum member but never used and in pristine condition. LW 4seven model with backing on reel and spool. Takes #6 plus 120m of 20lb backing.£sold posted
  8. General Board
    Lo all, Hope the turkey & Xmas pud sweats have abated.. Quick question, I need to fill 3 x Danielsson H5D 11fourteen spools with backing and have been considering using 40 or 50lbs Power Pro. Reason for the 40/50 lbs breaking strain is I'm looking ahead somewhat and may consider a Norway...
  9. General Board
    I am looking to fill a reel approx size of loop classic 9/11 for Chinook fishing and have been advised 40lb braid is suffice. I am looking for suggestions of reasonably priced backing approx 250/300yds. I was thinking about power pro but have not used that as a backing before..
  10. General Board
    Looking for recommendations for backing line for my reel, I fish for chinook salmon and need a strong backing, 40-50lb around 300-400 mtrs Cheers derek
  11. Classified Sales
    Mint condition £50 posted loaded with backing and guideline comp line comes in original box and neoprene pouch
  12. Classified Sales
    I have for sale the above reel. It comes with original box and pouch. There are one or two very minor usage marks on the reel but otherwise in excellent condition as it has only been used a few times. I can leave the backing off if required. Selling to fund new rod! Looking for £150. Pictures...
  13. Classified Sales
    Vosseler passion 9/10 bought split new from vosseler back in april still have receipt. Reels seen very little water due to a dry spell all summer so is in as new condition it also has a sealed drag system and set for left hand wind. Will leave backing on. SOLD SOLD..
  14. Classified Sales
    Above reel for sale. Is in mint condition and comes with backing. Pouch and original box. Set for lhw. Would take £150 posted
  15. General Board
    Brace yourselves, summer is coming. Soon the rivers of Scandinavia and not only will be flooded with water flogging creatures chasing 50 shades of silver…. As I prepare for one of my trips, I decided to start a small discussion regarding how I prepare for the trip and what I usually take with...
  16. General Board
    I will open a new thread regarding backing, while many of you might search for a solid alternative to what is comercially called Gel Spun. I spent some time searching for quality backing and while doing this i stumbled upon a very interesting test that allowed me to choose a backing for my...
  17. General Board
    Could somebody recomend and comment on backing and running line for big salmon ? (targeting 30lbs plus). Backing capacity should be about 200yards/reel, plus running line in 50lbs and shooting heads. could somebody comment on the new PE Backing from Guideline? I am interested if there are any...
  18. Classified Sales
    Selling the above reel 10/11 , it is in mint condition , comes with original box with backing . Looking for 175 euros posted by registered post. Reel now sold. Thanks.
  19. Classified Sales
    New in box, vision koma salmon reel, loaded with new backing and a new Hardy mach 55 9# intermediate line Surplus to requirements - £75 posted in uk
  20. General Board
    Does anybody use Guideline PE backing and can compare it with dacron and gel spun backing? I am fishing the Skeena river in August and have been advised to load my reels with 200 yards of 30lb backing for the steelhead. Currently my salmon reels have 30lb dacron - not that I've seen it very...
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