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WF or DT Lines

Discussion in 'Fish on the Fly' started by LFN, May 2, 2004.

  1. LFN

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    I know I asked this on the old GFO but lets try again. Buying a 5 wt line and wonder what oyhers use=WF or DT.
    Follow up question would be why?

    Lou, on board the Debit
     
  2. Worm Drowner

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    What are you planning to fish for? Unless I was fishing dry flies, I'd go with the WF.
     

  3. WD hit it on the head. I'll add that you had better be a fairly accomplished caster if you want to use a DT. I used a WF for native and stocked rainbows in PA as well as for brookies. A DT may require a little longer leader but it will settle gently if you cast it properly.
     
  4. I use both but a wtf more then Dt a double taper is the same as a wtf at the first 30 ft guess it just depends on what and where your fishing.
     
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