I had one got tierd of messing with the Rats Nest.Give it away.Originally posted by Mailman
I use 14 lb test on mine. Brand of line......Stren. The baitcasting reels take a little practice to master. Once you get the hang of it it is like riding a bike. There is not a reel made out there better than the Abu Garcia. I have 4 other brands that have already ended up in garage sales for less than $5 each. THAT is my two cents on reel choice.