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Lines: Monofilament, fluorocarbon and braid

Selecting the right line for your fishing needs is a critical choice. Anglers that make the right choices of line – both with brand and type – tend to catch more fish. Mono is good for some applications, but other times you’ll need fluoro or braid. This page is where you’ll find all our buyers’ guides, reviews and recommendations for monofilament fishing line, fluorocarbon fishing line and braided fishing line. And to make sure you land all the fish you hook, check out guide to the best fishing knots.