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new to leadcore got a ?

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I finally got a couple lead core set ups my questions are when guys say the let out 5 ,

Cores of lead is that to the water or tip of the rod or what also what length of a flouro leader should i run and does that affect the depth of the lure if i run a 15 ft leader as opposed to a 30 ft leader any other tips would be helpful thanks

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I usually figure color to the water. If you know how deep your plugs run on 30' of line you can use that to add to your approx 5' per color at 2.0 MPH. With a 30' fireline leader you can figure about 5' of additional depth for most deep divers. #5,#7 raps, #4&5 hornets etc. This is how I do it I'm sure others will chime in with their ideas. The main thing is to remain consistent with line out and leader length.

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