Braid Line

Braid Line

Braid fishing lines were originally one of the earliest types of fishing lines. The modern versions are still popular in a lot of situations because of its high knot strength, good overall power in relation to its diameter, and its lack of stretch. Braids are made with either braided or woven fibers of a man made material, such as dacron, spectra or micro dyneema.

This process results in a single strand of not only tough, but thin diameter lines which has amazing strength, minimal stretch and subtleness for casting. Some of the latest superlines use coatings and specialized fibers or strands that help to improved casting distance compared to earlier generations of these lines.

Braided fishing lines normally have a great resistance to abrasion. Their breaking strength will normally exceed their pound test rating by a long stretch. These lines can be used on the majority of fishing lines, but are most commonly used as lines of baitcasting reels. They are used a lot in trolling fishing, remaining popular among a lot of fishermen.

The minimal line stretch of braid lines give anglers a great feel because of the increased sensitivities and the ability to detect any hits. When you use a no stretch line it means that the solid hook setting power and maximum force can easily transfer when trying to catch a fish.

Braid lines do offer an excellent knot strength, but you need to make sure that you follow recommended knots on the line packaging. It can be incredibly easy for a knot to slip out if it isn’t correct. Braided lines are not the best of choice for any beginners that are just starting fishing. They can be a good choice if you want something that has more of a challenge than monofilament lines.

Braid lines can be the best choice if you are working with heavy cover situations. If you’re trying to fish in an area with lily pads, or other similar objects, braid lines can be the best choice. They are also a useful line when fishing around any wooden covers.

When a line has no stretch, it means increased sensitivity. If you are fishing in deeper water, and a light biting fish gets hold of your bait, you are more likely to feel it. Because of this, the majority of fishermen choose to use braid lines when deep sea fishing or when they don’t have direct sight of the bait.

Braided lines have a small diameter than a monofilament line. This makes it a lot easier to fit more line on your reel, helping to give you a greater casting range when you are on a fishing boats. A lot of experienced fishermen consider that a boost in range is one of the most invaluable advantages you can have when trying to capture more fish.

Braided lines are much more durable than monofilament lines. If you don’t like the idea of replacing your monofilament line every few weeks then you should consider making a switch to a braided line so you can be more economical.

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The original Berkley Whiplash line, but in a new crystal translucent formula that is far less visible to fish.

Minimum quantity for "Berkley Whiplash Crystal" is 1.


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WFT Gliss Fishing line features maximum strength, highest abrasion resistance and extreme suppleness for the longest of casts.
Available in Green, Yellow and Translucent.

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Minimum quantity for "Gliss WFT Supersmooth Monotex Fishing Line" is 1.


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Ultima Power Braid mainline is round and has a special coating that helps smooth casting and easier winding when retrieving or playing a fish.
Ultra strong line in 250m spools.

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Minimum quantity for "Ultima Power Braid - Sinking Mainline Carp" is 1.


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Ultima Power Braid is possibly the highest strength and most user friendly braid available.
Supplied in 300yd spools - 10lb to 100lb
Choose from Red or Grey line.
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A very precisely braided high performance line designed for deep sea fishing.
300m spools available in green or yellow.
10kg - 32kg
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Minimum quantity for "WFT Dynamix Round Braid Line" is 1.


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The development of seven years of research and

formulation in the making. Berkley have partnered with the legendary

DSM facility to bring a new formulation of fishing line, it's not mono,

it's not braid and it's not fluorocarbon. Berkley engineers have name

Nano in it's own category - 'Uni-Filament'.

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Minimum quantity for "Berkley Nanofil - Low-viz Green" is 1.


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Grauvell's Maxilon new generation braid line. 100% Dyneema.
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Ultima Power Carp XR has been designed for extreme range casting and fishing.
12lb - 18lb options.

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Known to fisherman all over the world as a line with Optimum Strength and tight structure, Berkley have now produced this line in HI-VIZ Orange for the times when being able to see your line is an advantage.
300 yard spool.

Minimum quantity for "Berkley Whiplash Blaze Orange" is 1.


£17.17 £9.99 (£11.99 inc tax)
Dyneema coloured 'Depth Finder' braid line.
Available in 30lb
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Minimum quantity for "Multicolour Dynamix Braid Line" is 1.

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Berkley Whiplash superbraid is constructed with Dyneema - the strongest fibre of it's kind. Unlike traditional braids, Whiplash is processed to a thinner diameter, making it smoother and non-abrasive so it casts further.


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Best New Braided Line award at the prestigious EFTA show in June of 2009. TUF-Line DuraCast is the best choice in spinning reel line.

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Minimum quantity for "Tuf-Line Duracast Yellow" is 1.