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Bought a 6500C4 recently and spooled it with 20lb suffux. Went to the beach today after stripers and had problems with it. Can some one give advice on what line to use for casting distance. The stripers here range from schoolies to hogs. Lure size from 1/2oz to 1-1/2oz. Rod is a 9' Tica rated 1oz to 3oz. Thanks in advance.

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I'm not a lure man, but I would think that 20lb test is too heavy for most casting lures... I would go with 8-12 lb test. Make sure your drag isn't locked down.. You should be able to finesse most of the fish in.. If you need really strong line you might want to go with braid...
 

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Yeah I would go with some lighter line around 14 or try momoi's 16 lb test. I would if your going to continue to cast that light of a lure loosen up the spool that would help with distance, but then your going to be picking out more backlashes unless you thumb your pool alot. All around lighter line, heavier lure
 
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