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Scientific Anglers Dacron Backing - 20 Pound

Backing doesn’t just connect your fly line to your reel, it also provides insurance for those drag-blistering runs of steelhead or bonefish.

Sold by the yard. Enter the number of yards you would like your reel spooled with in the quantity box. Most 3-5wt reels are designed to handle ~100 yards comfortably.


Scientific Anglers Dacron backing offers a thin diameter, high abrasion resistance, and peace of mind, knowing that the fish of a lifetime won’t be getting away from you this time.

  • Extremely thin, with low friction
  • High abrasion resistance
  • Colorfast, with high visibility