JDM PE line (what we would call braid) is absolutely wonderful stuff. It is expensive, and the lighter weight lines are extremely expensive, but high quality comes at a high price.
Although Sunline no longer sells braid for trout fishing, they sell a truly excellent braid for ultralight saltwater fishing. It seems we don't do much ultralight saltwater fishing in the US, but it is a big thing in Japan. Their Small Game PE-HG line works beautifully as a BFS line for trout fishing!
When I started using a baitcaster in trout streams I used the same nylon mono that I used with my spinning reels. After experimenting with a number of different lines, I came to believe a light braid is really the best choice. Nylon or fluorocarbon lines are perverse. It seems they want to jump off the spool, and will blow up into a bird's nest given half a chance. Given the same half a chance, braid seems to want to stay on the spool. I still get bird's nests (I'm still basically a beginner) but fewer and less extreme. I am sold on braid. It is considerably more expensive than nylon, but to me it is clearly worth it.
Varivas Bait Finess PE is targeted at baitcasters and I
have to say it is an excellent line. Personally, I have a slight preference for the Sunline because I can see it better against a background of light green foliage, but other than that, I like the Varivas line a lot! The line I have in stock is thinner than the Sunline braid I stock, and works very well indeed with light lures.
Granted, most people do not use a baitcaster when fishing for micros, but if you want to use light lures, using a thin braid like the Varivas Bait Finess PE works very nicely.
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