In a Knock-Down Drag-Out Fight It helps to have a few
scientists in your corner.
Developed by the innovators at Honeywell, Spectra® fiber technology gives you the edge.
Strong as the Day is Long
Strong

From sun up to sun down, Spectra® delivers the unrivaled toughness and exceptional knot strength you need to secure victory.

Spectra®
Nylon
Fluorocarbon
Steel
4x
Stronger than Nylon
4-5x
Stronger than Fluorocarbon
15x
Stronger than Steel
4x
Stronger than Nylon
Spectra®
Nylon
4-5x
Stronger than Fluorocarbon
Spectra®
Fluorocarbon
15x
Stronger than Steel
Spectra®
Steel
Sections of the new San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge were lifted into Place with slings made with Spectra® Fiber.
Battle Tested

Used in helmets, body armor and vehicle armor, Spectra® fiber helps protect our nation's military and law enforcement.

"Tough Enough" isn't Enough
Durable

Spectra® fiber far exceeds the industry norm for durability, resisting abrasion and overcoming intense sun, chemicals and seawater.

33% Thicker Fibers Than competitive HMPE* super-line materials, Resulting in less internal friction and superior fray resistance.
Spectra®
Competitive HMPE
* HMPE = High-Molecular-Weight-Polyethylene, or the material behind your super-line
Harsh Terrain Demands A Durable Line
Spectra® Fiber lasts 2x longer Than Competitive HMPE in abrasion testing*
* Using 500g load in the Hex Bar abrasion test, 30 lb. Spectra braid breaks after 2300 cycles, while 30 lb. competitive braid breaks after 1000 cycles.
The Sensitive Type
Sensitive

With Spectra®, you feel the slightest strikes on your line, so you can set the hook faster and lay claim to more fish.

Spectra®
Nylon
Up to 24% Less Stretch Than Nylon Monofilament
Thinner Line Helps you cast farther
Spectra®
Fluorocarbon
50% Smaller than
fluorocarbon monofilament
Of the same test weight
Spectra®
Nylon
Up to 5x Smaller than
nylon monofilament
Of the same test weight
The Reigning Champ Of the weigh-in

America's foremost anglers count on Spectra® fiber to give them a competitive edge.

Demand the Best

Made in America, Spectra® fiber is used in the world's strongest, most dependable braided fishing lines. When you see the Spectra logo on the box, you can be certain that you're buying a premium quality line with 100% Spectra fiber.

Look for Spectra® in your fishing line at your local retailer.

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