Is there a pole rig how to thread

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hi just back from an exiting three day visit to Broom fisheries and been informed that my current shakespeare cheap floats wouldnt really do athe best job for me. I did spend a good pole silammount of money there treating eself as you do and was give as a gift the Diawa 10 pole float pack with proper winders, some olivets and pole silicone tubing. So what do i need now.
I.E. rig line what strength what does 4x14 mean .
thanks for any info or steering me in right direction.
 

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Hi @The_Original_Tack4 Wow that's a big subject I am not sure there is but have a look at @Neil ofthe nene Tutorials

Guide to Pole Fishing Part 5

Few other things that will help.

Anglers Shotting Guide

Using a Dosiampiombo

Pole Float Conversion Chart

Just a word of caution if you get a float and it says 4 X 12 - 0.2g don't be surprised if it takes more than 0.2g to shot it how you like it.

I found a loop tyer useful for mainline > hook loop. for the other end I hand tie. Don't forget the magic double loop if you use a dacron connector,.

Line strength / type will depend on where you fish / species / Summer or Winter.

It will take making a few to get them how you want.

Hope that helps
 

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