Bass

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The Specialty Series Bass taper was designed to remain slick and quick shooting all summer long. Whether you are targeting smallmouth in a river or hopping around bass ponds, the short, powerful head design turns over any size bass popper or streamer. Built a full line size heavy for loading fast action rods.

- Short Aggressive Taper
- Easily Casts Large Flies
- High Floating

WATER: Freshwater
LINE: Floating
TAPER: Weight Forward
LENGTH: 100ft
CORE: Monofilament
SPECIES: Bass

Color ORANGE / WHITE
Size WF 5

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WATER LINE DENSITY TAPER CORE
Freshwater / Saltwater Floating Weight Forward Monofilament

LINE SIZE GRAIN WEIGHT HEAD LENGTH TOTAL LENGTH
WF 5 160 gr. 30 ft. 100 ft.
WF 6 185 gr. 30 ft. 100 ft.
WF 7 210 gr. 30 ft. 100 ft.
WF 8 240 gr. 30 ft. 100 ft.
WF 9 280 gr. 30 ft. 100 ft.
WF 10 330 gr. 30 ft. 100 ft.

Bass Breakdown

Targeting Bass on the fly requires capitalizing on quick opportunities and delivering large fly patterns to the upper/middle water columns.

We built this line with an aggressive head featuring a short 22 ft. body that is designed for both short and long range casts. This short body paired with only a 4 ft. front taper transfers maximum energy into your cast turning over large air resistant flies, weighted fly patterns and long leaders. The 4 ft. back taper helps load this line quickly with minimal false casts and makes recasting easy when the fish are on the move.

Built on a monofilament core, this line features our signature Shooting Technology that keeps your line remaining slick, supple and fast shooting all day long. The orange and white color combination distinguishes taper change and is very traceable when fishing topwater or other methods for Bass. Built a full line size heavy for loading fast action rods.

SPECIES: Bass

DUAL WELDED LOOPS

Welded loops make rigging fast, easy and reliable. Cortland loops are strong, secure and durable.

SHOOTING TECHNOLOGY

ST coating delivers a reduced-friction performance with a glass-smooth finish and remains a key element in line slickness over its life span.

WARM TEMPERATURE

Ideal use in 50 - 70 degree (F) temperatures.

TROPICAL TEMPERATURE

Ideal use in 70+ degree (F) temperatures.

Our Bass fly line is built for warm water environments and will perform best in temperatures above 50 degrees (F).

The taper design for our Bass fly line was built with an aggressive head design that shoots large fly’s with minimal false casts. This line is built a full line size heavy to load fast, modern actions rods quickly.

The orange and white color combination distinguishes taper change and proper loading point. These colors are extremely traceable in freshwater environments.

Cleaning your fly line is very important especially when fishing saltwater. Simply pull line off your reel into a clean bucket or tub of freshwater. Put roughly 1oz or more of Cortland’s Line Cleaner solution onto a clean rag or towel. Firmly squeeze the towel with Pro Line Cleaner around the line and slowly pull line through the towel. You should be able to see dirt or discolored streaks on the towel when finished.

Learn more about Cortland's Fly Line Cleaner Lubricant & Pads.

Hover: Neutral
Slow Intermediate: 1 IPS (Inches Per Second) 
Medium Intermediate: 1.5 - 2 IPS (Inches Per Second)
Fast Intermediate: 2 - 3 IPS (Inches Per Second)
Type 3 Sink Rate: 3 - 4 IPS (Inches Per Second)
Type 4 Sink Rate: 4 - 5 IPS (Inches Per Second)
Type 5 Sink Rate: 5 - 6 IPS (Inches Per Second)
Type 6 Sink Rate: 6 - 7 IPS (Inches Per Second)
Type 7 Sink Rate: 7 - 8 IPS (Inches Per Second)
Type 9 Sink Rate: 9+ IPS (Inches Per Second)

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Reviewed by Terry D.
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Best bass line made

Turns over wet poodles

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Reviewed by Brad B.
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Slinging meaty stuff? This line is for you

This line has a sweet spot, you just load, launch repeat.

Effortless bomb casting big streamers, foam or deer hair poppers with bullseye precision. A great user friendly option for chasing predatory fish.

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Reviewed by Dj Timms Fishing - Henry T.
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Best fly line I’ve used

Love the floating bass line! Easy to fast and shoots though the guides very well!

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Reviewed by Mike S.
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8wt bass

Definitely a good purchase. Shoots line very nicely.

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