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Malin Single Strand Stainless Steel Leader

Malin Single Strand Stainless Steel Leader

$9.39 - $13.79
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Spool WeightLb TestDiameterLengthColorPrice
1/4 lb.40 lb..013 in.555 ft.Coffee$13.79 USD
1/4 lb.61 lb..016 in.366 ft.Coffee$12.09 USD
1/4 lb.80 lb..018 in.289 ft.Coffee$10.79 USD
1/4 lb.108 lb..022 in.194 ft.Coffee$10.19 USD
1/4 lb.131 lb..024 in.163 ft.Coffee$9.39 USD
Malin's solid single strand stainless steel leader is packaged in resealable bags for easy use and storage. Malin stainless steel leader wire is ideal for rigging all types of bait or lures when you need abrasion resistance and protection from sharp teeth. Malin leader wire is torsion straightened and treated so it is nearly invisible beneath the water, and is available in the dark coffee colored finish. The experience Malin has gained through the years ensures the highest quality product every time.
5 Stars based on 10 reviews
By Andrew
Ft Pierce, Florida
November 5, 2017
Highly Recommended Product!
Great for making stinger rigs for kingfish.
ProsAffordable High Quality Trusted Brand
By Michael
Archer, FL
June 1, 2017
Standard Issue
Malin has always been dependable. Reasonably priced. Good product.
By Thomas jarman
Lilesville NC
August 4, 2016
This leader is always spot on, easy to use and will stand up to any thing with teeth and cat fish to.
ProsAll good.
By Will
Tampa, FL
December 7, 2015
Great steel leader
Best wire I have found. Use it almost daily on mackeral, bluefish, jack, and trout.
ProsEasy to use, not too stiff, not too soft, doesn't break easily when bent
By Albert Lyons
United States
May 15, 2015
Malin steel wire
Great stuff. I also use this wire in my train models as rods and piping.
Austin, TX
January 7, 2015
Great wire for rigging leaders
High strength and easy to work with in creating haywire twists. If you are looking to build your own wire leaders, you can't go wrong with this.
Proshigh tensile strength and easay to work with.
By jerrry
clayton, NC
April 12, 2014
good wire
I use this wire to make my king rigs for pier fishing in NC. it is easy to work with. its also pretty strong. I caught a tarpon over 100lbs from a pier using the 61# malin hardwire. there are even directions on the back teaching you to tie the knots needed for this wire.
Proscoffee color blends in. strong easy to work with.
Consbe careful not to kink the wire. it will weaken it dramatically
By Shiva
Cunupia, Cunupia
December 26, 2013
Thin and strong!
Great product, made all my leaders with precision and strength..
By Dong
Houston Texas
July 18, 2012
Works on teethy critters
Allowed me to fish and pull in King Mackerals. No problem and no worries.
By Tarout
Saudi Arabia
July 15, 2012
Ease of use, Performs well, Quality
"This dark 80# test stainless wire is stiff enough to allow me to build my multiple hook troling rigs to run true in the water. I start with a 7/0 hook with a chin weight, then a side/back hook for the ones that don't take my whole herring.
The wire twists well, rolls tight, and breaks clean so there is no sharp edge.
If your needs include rigging hoos for troling rigs like mine, I would reccomend you give this hard wire a try."
3 Questions & 3 Answers
Cheryl Ashenbrener
from Florida asked:
December 14, 2017
How long is this wire? It says 555ft in the description. Is this a spool?
1 Answers
Depending on the lb test you want will determine how many ft you would get with the spool. For example the 61 lb test comes in 3 ft spool and the 80 lb test comes with 289 ft on the spool.
on December 15, 2017

from Pakistan asked:
October 20, 2016
can i use that wire in trolling ... for king makerels , Barcuda too ... Tie The Haywire Twist is safe in trolling ?
1 Answers
This wire can be used while trolling for king mackerel and baracuda. The haywire twist would be safe for trolling.
on October 21, 2016

from TUCSON AZ asked:
April 18, 2014
how can this leader be attached to mono or braided line? canit be knotted?
1 Answers
The options are going to be either an albright knot or using a swivel between the braid and wire leader.
Customer Service
on April 18, 2014


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