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Berkley IronSilk Fishing Line, Green, 300yd./6 lb.

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Silk fishing line is first mentioned in literature around the fourth century B.C. Silk line was popular with salt- and freshwater fishermen until after World War II. Silk fishing line was much more delicate than today's synthetic lines and required much more care. Silk line had to be rinsed and dried on open spools after every use and was susceptible to ultraviolet-light damage from the sun. Some fly fishermen today still use silk line.

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  • Silk fishing line is first mentioned in literature around the fourth century B.C. Silk line was popular with salt- and freshwater fishermen until after World War II. Silk fishing line was much more delicate than today's synthetic lines and required much more care. Silk line had to be rinsed and dried on open spools after every use and was susceptible to ultraviolet-light damage from the sun. Some fly fishermen today still use silk line.

Vintage 1927 KINGFISHER SILK FISHING LINES Print Ad

As written in 1667 by Samuel Pepys, the fishing lines in his time were made from catgut. Later, silk fishing lines were used around 1724.