Users' questions

What is the difference between FireLine and wildfire?

What is the difference between FireLine and wildfire?

Both threads are thin but incredibly strong, they are fray and stretch resistant, waterproof, easy to thread through a needle, and while Wildfire is available in more colors, Fireline is available in more thicknesses. If you are in the market for a strong beading thread, give Wildfire or Fireline a try!

What type of line is FireLine?

Berkley FireLine Ultra 8 Superline is a braided line, but it’s different than most. Unlike most traditional four-carrier braids, Berkley fused an eight-carrier Dyneema fiber braid. This process is designed to make this line rounder and smoother than many others on the market.

Is FireLine the same as fishing line?

So what is FireLine? FireLine is a fishing line, more specifically—a “braided monofilament thread”. It is very different from the clear “single mono-filament” fishing line that you may have used when fishing as a kid and what many Japanese beaders use in their beaded designs.

How long does Berkley FireLine last?

The line can be used for many years, as long as it is not frayed. have fireline dipsy rods for 4 years…then reversed it this year and still good as new!

What is FireLine used for?

Berkeley® FireLine® thread for jewelry-making is a strong braided thread that works well for all types of beading techniques, including stringing. It will not stretch or fray, and resists abrasion.

Is Fireline braid or mono?

Berkley Fireline®, the world’s first “superline,” was introduced in 1996. It’s neither a conventional braid, nor a monofilament. The thermally, micro-fused Dyeema® fibers are 3- to 4-times stronger than monofilament offering a true memory-free line that casts long and remains strong.

Does Fireline sink or float?

But some are exceptionally tough, such as Berkley FireLine and Trilene Braid. Flotation—Unlike slow-sinking mono and fast-falling fluoro, superline floats. This makes it a great choice for topwater lures such as artificial frogs.

Is Fireline being discontinued?

Berkley Fireline Braid has been discontinued. See all Berkley Fishing Supplies.

Does FireLine sink or float?

How often should I change my fishing line?

You should change your fishing line once or twice a year. The frequency that you use the line will have an impact but there are some other factors that can affect the life-span of your line, these are: Frequency of use – regular use will degrade the structure the line making it weaker and more prone to tangle.