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 Posted: Sun Sep 2nd, 2018 06:37 am
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HendrikFishing
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Hi guys,

So recently I started clipping my line at my desired fishing distance. I would like to know, do you keep the clip on once you cast out? What happens when a fish takes line? or what is the best practice?

I am just wondering, because its a process to mark the line, cast, re-clip the line, reel out and cast again.

Your response would be really helpful :)

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 Posted: Mon Sep 3rd, 2018 04:10 am
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HennieB
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Mana: 
You have to unclip on you last cast, otherwise you might lose your rod and reel.

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 Posted: Mon Sep 3rd, 2018 07:39 am
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Mana: 
Thanks for the reply.

Do you then cast in again to re-clip on your mark, reel back in and cast again?

I am just wondering what the best process would be.

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