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Original Spiderwire

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When Spiderwire first appeared on the scene I purchased a 1500 yard spool of 50 lb. test. I used it for everything including surf casting. I know there have been many improvements over the years with micro fiber braided line, but I never kept up on it because I had gone back to mono full time.

Given the fact that I have so much of this stuff left, I want to know if it is worth using, or should I just switch to Power Pro or Fireline? What was it about the original spiderwire that caused them to go away from it? I never had problems with it, I just switched because mono was just so much easier to fish with (knots, breakoffs etc.) Does anyone have any good things to say about the original spiderwire?

Thanks in advance.
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That's what I've heard but I have never experienced that. I wonder if that is true or just an exageration. I want to hear from guys who have fished extensively with this stuff. As I said, it would be a shame to throw it away or not use it. At the time it was very expensive - about $200.00 for the spool.

Help me out.
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