Hatch 400M Premium Braided Backing
Hatch has created a backing material that has the touch and feel of Dacron combined with the strength and diameter of Gel Spun.
Hatch has created a backing material that has the touch and feel of Dacron combined with the strength and diameter of Gel Spun in a single 8 braid PE line for use in all fly fishing applications.
Why only one size backing?
Take a look at the chart below. You’ll see that the diameter of Hatch backing is equal to or less than our competitors’ products. Now look at the lb/kg ratings. You’ll notice right away that our material is stronger than everyone else’s. The diameter of the line determines how much backing builds up on the arbor of a reel, not the pound rating. So, a single diameter line can be used effectively in all fly-fishing applications – fresh or saltwater.
Diameter .015″ / 37mm
Strength 68lb / 30kg Conversion
400m = 432 yards (Ideal For 11 Plus & 12 Plus Reels)
Hey All -
If you have reached this listing than you must be thinking about some backing. We're excited to offer this great new product from Hatch and believe it will revolutionize the way we think about backing. More info is to come but if you have questions please feel free to contact us for more info...Thank you...Greg - GFS Team
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