Source: Sport Fishing Mag
So what’s the best braided fishing line color for saltwater? And does the color of fishing line matter? The truth is, no single color of braided line has ever proved to cause fish to bite more readily, but that shouldn’t preclude fishermen from being mindful when selecting line. For this column, we’re not accounting for any other features involved in today’s braided fishing line — just color. Consider these factors the next time you’re among a polychromatic smorgasbord of colored fishing lines.
“Polyethylene fiber cannot be dyed like traditional fibers, since you cannot bond a dye molecule to this class of fiber,” says Konrad Krauland, PowerPro’s division president. “This leaves ‘painting,’ or surface coating, the only option. PowerPro has made significant advancement in recent years in both our coating system as well as resin management in our Enhanced Body Technology process, making colors far more stable and longer lasting on current line than even five years ago.