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Imagine that.....

I need to know if there is a mono line that measures .004" or under. Anyone have a spool handy or know off hand?

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dtro Thats not spirderwire its spider web!Got your Bifocals? I may have something close,no way to measure it but I've some 1/2 lb.test & 3/8s.Them cats gettin finicky on ya? crazy.gif Have ya tried a fly shop?

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DTRO,

I don not have any, but the guys at work stated "stren" makes very small diameter line. They use for fly fishing.

Also I found berkly fire line make .004 in a 6lbs test

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Berkley site lists 1 lb. micro ice with a diameter of .004 in.

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1lb mono huh?

I'll look into that thanks.

I know the braid gets that small, but I need the stiffness of a mono. Not concerned about strength.

I'll keep brainstorming......

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Look for some mono type sewing thread at a fabric store, I think you'll be able to find what you're looking for at a place like that.

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Yes there is. Tectan monofilament is sold by Cabelas and you will be able to find it at the Cabelas web site. Their 2# test is .0031 and 3.1# test is 0.0039. It is very good line. I believe the one you want is Premium Plus, probably in clear although I think they sell green also. I use the 3# for trout fishing and it is excellent for the purpose.

Second, if you need just a small amount, use 8x fly fishing tippet material.

May I ask your application for this fine line?

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Yes there is. Tectan monofilament is sold by Cabelas and you will be able to find it at the Cabelas web site. Their 2# test is .0031 and 3.1# test is 0.0039. It is very good line. I believe the one you want is Premium Plus, probably in clear although I think they sell green also. I use the 3# for trout fishing and it is excellent for the purpose.

Second, if you need just a small amount, use 8x fly fishing tippet material.

May I ask your application for this fine line?


Thanks, will look into that as well.

As far as application?....I could tell you but, well you know the rest. grin.gif

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Sure, Rio Powerflex 7x tippet material is .004 in, and 8x is .003 in. Pretty small stuff but needed if you plan on using size 32 trico dry flies.

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