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AFW is the leading US wire leader producer and the originator the world’s first knottable leader wire. We offer the industry’s most complete line of wire products made in the United States. Their brands include Tooth Proof, Surflon, Surfstrand and 49 Strand. We also offer a wide array of advanced products including kink-free and knottable wire, copper trolling wire and Mighty Mini 100% stainless steel tackle.

Hi-Seas is rapidly becoming the line of choice by many top anglers, pros and TV personalities. We offer a complete line of mono, fluorocarbon and super line products. Grand Slam, Quattro, Black Widow and Hi-Seas 100% fluorocarbon are asked by name worldwide.

In the UK AFW is generally seen as the 'go to' terminal tackle for all heavy duty fishing such as larger Shark and Skate fishing.

AFW 49 Strand Stainless Steel Shark Leader Wire AFW 49 Strand Stainless Steel Shark Leader Wire save
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AFW 49 Strand Stainless Steel Shark Leader cable American Fishing Wire 49 strand fishing wire is the first choice for shark and big game anglers looking for a tough but flexible wire for traces and rubbing leaders. This is a 30ft (9.2m) spool. Made in the USA. Features - Extra Flexible and corrosion resistant. 7 x 7 Stainless Steel. Colour: Brown Length: 30ft / 9.2m Breaking Strain Options: Availiable in 4 breaking strain 90lb.175lb.275lb.400lb & with compab
AFW Bleeding Leader Wire 7 Strand AFW Bleeding Leader Wire 7 Strand save
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AFW Bleeding Leader Wire 7 Strand Bleeding Leader Wire is the World’s First Blood Red nylon coated leader wire. The unique red nylon coating mimics actual blood in top water fishing conditions to attract fish. In deeper water, the color Red is filtered out faster than other colors on the spectrum and ‘vanishes’ to fish. Bleeding Leader Wire is ideal for all types of toothy fish and is made from our strong Surflon 1X7 stainless steel leader wire. Made in USA by AFW. Blood red nylon coating 30ft of wire per spool Available in 20lb, 30lb and 45lb
AFW Brass Coastlock Snap Swivels AFW Brass Coastlock Snap Swivels save
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American Fishing Wire Brass Coastlock Snap Swivels These swivels are designed to offer high perfomance without the high price. Each swivel is designed to provide an extra smooth rotation to avoid line twist and kinks. The eyes are also perfectly designed and constructed to avoid failure 'pull out' under severe tension. These are finished with a highy quality and easy to use coastlock snap.
AFW Brass Crane Swivels Max Packs (144 per pkt) AFW Brass Crane Swivels Max Packs (144 per pkt) save
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American Fishing Wire Brass Crane Swivels These swivels are designed to offer high perfomance without the high price. Each swivel is designed to provide an extra smooth rotation to avoid line twist and kinks. The eyes are also perfectly designed and constructed to avoid failure 'pull out' under severe tension. 144 per pkt.
AFW Brass Heavy Swivels AFW Brass Heavy Swivels save
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American Fishing Wire Brass Heavy Swivels Proper swivels for proper anglers. These swivels are made from high quality brass for maximum durability and longevity and have a different shape than an ordinary swivel. The slim, inline shape is fantastic for 2 reasons. The first is that is reduces drag the cast from the shore or the drop from the boat. The second is that it allows the swivel to have a much higher breaking strain for the size. These are the ultimate 'big fish' swivel.
AFW Coastlock Snaps AFW Coastlock Snaps save
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American Fishing Wire Coastlock Snaps Made from high tensile wire to ensure maximum hold and durability. The AFW Coastlock Snaps should be your first choice as a link for any style of fishing. Black Finish.
AFW Crimping and Cutting Pliers AFW Crimping and Cutting Pliers exclusive
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AFW Crimping and Cutting Pliers This tool has three crimping dies and is designed to crimp all AFW single barrel leader sleeves. Front diagonal cutter will cut soft single strand and multi strand leader wire. Longer length handles provide better leverage. Drop forged steel construction
AFW Grand Slam Aluminium Sleeves AFW Grand Slam Aluminium Sleeves save
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AFW Grand Slam Aluminium Sleeves These Tournament Grade Sleeves are manufactured to exacting tolerances and are the crimp of choice for use with monofilament. Extruded from the perfect alloy so they will compress consistently without cracking, these sleeves are sized to match the diameter of Grand Slam Mono Leader. You can’t buy a better sleeve! Available in Sizes: • Size: 1.00mm (50 Per Pack) • Size: 1.20mm (50 Per Pack) • Size: 1.30mm (50 Per Pack) • Size: 1.50mm (50 Per Pack) • Size: 1.70mm (15 Per Pack) • Size: 2.00mm (15 Per Pack) • Size: 2.80mm (15 Per Pack)
AFW Grand Slam Mono Leader 100yds AFW Grand Slam Mono Leader 100yds save
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AFW Grand Slam Mono Leader Exceptionally reliable and designed to perform under the toughest of conditions. A state-of-the-art copolymer nylon monofilament leader line with an excellent diameter to strength ratio. This line is exceptionally reliable and designed to perform under the toughest of conditions. With it's high knot and crisp strength has made it the choice to top anglers targeting bigger spieces from Congers to Tope. Features 100 Yards (91m) Easy to handle and tie knots. Available to buy with compatible crimps.
AFW Heavy Duty Shark Kit AFW Heavy Duty Shark Kit save
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American Fishing Wire Heavy Duty Shark Kit A superb way to get everything you need for taargeting bigger shark species such as Blue and Porbeagle sharks. This convenient all-in-one kit offers great value versus buying the parts separately! - 3 packs ball bearing swivels - size 7, 320 lb test - 3 packs Luminous Rattle - light green - 1 pack double barrel sleeves - size 10F8 - 1 pack stainless steel thimbles - size 0 - 30 ft coil Tooth Proof - size 15, 240 lb test, camo - 30 ft coil 49-strand - 400 lb test, camo
AFW Hi-Seas Grand Slam Mainline Mono - Clear AFW Hi-Seas Grand Slam Mainline Mono - Clear exclusive
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AFW Hi-Seas Grand Slam Mainline Mono Clear From ultra-light to big game, Grand Slam is up to the challenge! Its formulation provides high impact strength, excellent abrasion resistance and superior knot strength to just about every other mono on the market. Every yard is computer checked for consistent diameter and breaking strength to provide you with an unequalled level of performance - performance you can rely on. That’s why we say with confidence - Grand Slam is BIG FISH TOUGH! 4oz spools. (capacity available on drop down options)
AFW Hi-Seas Grand Slam Mainline Mono - Fluro Yellow AFW Hi-Seas Grand Slam Mainline Mono - Fluro Yellow exclusive
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AFW Hi-Seas Grand Slam Mainline Mono Fluro Yellow From ultra-light to big game, Grand Slam is up to the challenge! Its formulation provides high impact strength, excellent abrasion resistance and superior knot strength to just about every other mono on the market. Every yard is computer checked for consistent diameter and breaking strength to provide you with an unequalled level of performance - performance you can rely on. That’s why we say with confidence - Grand Slam is BIG FISH TOUGH! 4oz spools. (capacity available on drop down options)
AFW Hi-Seas Grand Slam Mainline Mono - Smoke Blue AFW Hi-Seas Grand Slam Mainline Mono - Smoke Blue exclusive
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AFW Hi-Seas Grand Slam Mainline Mono Smoke Blue From ultra-light to big game, Grand Slam is up to the challenge! Its formulation provides high impact strength, excellent abrasion resistance and superior knot strength to just about every other mono on the market. Every yard is computer checked for consistent diameter and breaking strength to provide you with an unequalled level of performance - performance you can rely on. That’s why we say with confidence - Grand Slam is BIG FISH TOUGH! 4oz spools. (capacity available on drop down options)
AFW Leader Sleeves AFW Leader Sleeves save
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American Fishing Wire Single and Double Barrel Leader Sleeves Professional quality leader sleeves are available in a variety of sizes. Burr-free nonabrasive finish combined with high strength and corrosion resistance make American Fishing Wire sleeves the preferred choice of professional leader, lure, and tackle manufacturers. Available in single & double Pk sizes #0 - #1 - #2 - #3   36 Sleeves per pack Pk Sizes #4 - #4F8 - #7F8  25 Sleeves per pack
AFW Mighty Mini Stainless Steel Crane Swivels AFW Mighty Mini Stainless Steel Crane Swivels save
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American Fishing Wire Mini Stainless Steel Crane Swivels Mighty-Mini components are 100% stainless steel and are 3 times stronger than conventional components of the same size. Smart anglers know that terminal tackle can spook wary game fish. This line of compact, 100% stainless steel tackle was engineered to be smaller and stronger than the leading brands of tackle on the market. Recent advances in manufacturing enable AFW to bring you these revolutionary, smaller and stronger components. Now you can use smaller swivels for your rigs, and smaller snap swivels for attaching lures, that are less visible and significantly more powerful!
AFW Mighty Mini Stainless Steel Snap Swivels AFW Mighty Mini Stainless Steel Snap Swivels save
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American Fishing Wire Mini Stainless Steel Snap Swivels Mighty-Mini components are 100% stainless steel and are 3 times stronger than conventional components of the same size. Smart anglers know that terminal tackle can spook wary game fish. This line of compact, 100% stainless steel tackle was engineered to be smaller and stronger than the leading brands of tackle on the market. Recent advances in manufacturing enable AFW to bring you these revolutionary, smaller and stronger components. Now you can use smaller swivels for your rigs, and smaller snap swivels for attaching lures, that are less visible and significantly more powerful!
AFW Mini Double Barrel Sleeves AFW Mini Double Barrel Sleeves save
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AFW Mini Double Barrel Sleeves Mini Double-Barrel Sleeves, available in Black finish, are excellent for use with big game mono leader material and can also be fitted to wire leader and other various lines. Burr-free nonabrasive finish combined with high strength and corrosion resistance makes HI-SEAS Classic sleeves the preferred choice of professional leader, lure, and tackle manufacturers.
AFW Pro Hand Swager AFW Pro Hand Swager save
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AFW PRO HAND SWAGER The American Fishing Wire Hi-Seas Pro Hand Crimping tool is designed for making up rigs with both monofilament line and AFW Fishing Wire. This is a professional quality crimping tool that is both strong and suited to accurate rigging work. It is a handy size that can be used at home or packed in a rigging kit for travel. The tool has side cutters and four defined jaw slots for a range of crimp sizes.
AFW Professional Shark Cable Cutter AFW Professional Shark Cable Cutter save
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AFW Professional Shark Cable Cutter Unique triangular jaws eliminate frayed ends by pulling strands together towards the center Designed to cut wire and cable up to 3/32" (2.4mm) Ideal for making shark rigs These cutters will cut wire cable upto 2.4 mm
AFW Shark Cable Cutters AFW Shark Cable Cutters save
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AFW Shark Cable Cutters 6.5" The Shark Cable Cutter tool is designed to shear through all sizes of 49-Strand cable with ease. The tempered steel blades leave a flat, clean edge. It's the perfect tool for anyone making shark traces and having on the boat with you. Features - durable steel body safety latch soft grip handles bolt joint construction. Length: 6.5 in. / 16.5 cm
AFW Shark Float 6 AFW Shark Float 6" (15.2cm) save
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AFW Shark Float 6" (15.2cm) This is a great edition to the AFW range with its bright white base and fluorescent orange bands, the AFW Shark Float sits on top of the water to provide a visual reference on the position of your line. Ballon floats can break and litter the ocean, but this foam float is durable and reusable so it offers and environmentally friendlier way to control the depth of your baits, especially while drifting. The anti-chaffing straw is included to prevent cable damage to the float by protecting the foam against friction. Also available in 9" (22.8cm)
AFW Shark Float 9 AFW Shark Float 9" (22.8cm) save
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AFW Shark Float 9" (22.8cm) This is a great edition to the AFW range with its bright white base and fluorescent orange bands, the AFW Shark Float sits on top of the water to provide a visual reference on the position of your line. Ballon floats can break and litter the ocean, but this foam float is durable and reusable so it offers and environmentally friendlier way to control the depth of your baits, especially while drifting. The anti-chaffing straw is included to prevent cable damage to the float by protecting the foam against friction. Also available in 6" (15.2cm)
AFW Solid Brass Ball Bearing Snap Swivels with Double Welded Seems AFW Solid Brass Ball Bearing Snap Swivels with Double Welded Seems save
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American Fishing Wire Solid Brass Ball Bearing Snaps with Double Welded Rings These are some of the best and most durable swivels we have ever had the pleasure of using. Each swivel is made from high quality brass and double welded to ensure maximum life span and durability. Each swivel is fitted with stainless steel ball bearings to ensure maximum rotation and free movement to avoid line twist and other potential issues. Each swivel is fitted with a high quality and easy to use snap. - Bullet shaped head decreases water resistance - Dual solid brass welded rings for maximum security - Stainless steel ball bearings provide fluid rotation - Black Finish
AFW Solid Brass Ball Bearing Swivels with Double Welded Rings AFW Solid Brass Ball Bearing Swivels with Double Welded Rings save
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American Fishing Wire Solid Brass Ball Bearing Swivels with Double Welded Rings These are some of the best and most durable swivels we have ever had the pleasure of using. Each swivel is made from high quality brass and double welded to ensure maximum life span and durability. Each swivel is fitted with stainless steel ball bearings to ensure maximum rotation and free movement to avoid line twist and other potential issues. - Bullet shaped head decreases water resistance - Dual solid brass welded rings for maximum security - Stainless steel ball bearings provide fluid rotation - Black Finish
AFW Stainless Steel Thimbles (10 Per Pack) AFW Stainless Steel Thimbles (10 Per Pack) save
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AFW Stainless Steel Thimbles Stainless Steel Thimbles are recommended to protect cable from wear on downriggers and shark/big game rigs. Thimbles fit strand and cable sizes up to 3/32” (2.4 mm) diameter.
AFW Surflon Nylon Coated 7 Strand Wire Black AFW Surflon Nylon Coated 7 Strand Wire Black save
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AFW Surflon Nylon Coated 7 Strand Wire Black Surflon 1x7 is a great all-around leader wire for toothy fish. This wire comes coated with a high grade of nylon which is tough yet flexible and seals out the water, reduce visibility, and improve the life of the line. Compared to old style 1x3 construction, Surflon’s 1x7 construction offers more durability and presents better when used. It is available in various sizes for various species including Tope, Conger and Blue's. Features- Colour - Black Length - 30ft . 9.2m Availiable in 3 sizes
AFW Surflon Nylon Coated 7 Strand Wire Camo AFW Surflon Nylon Coated 7 Strand Wire Camo best
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AFW Surflon Nylon Coated 7 Strand Wire Camo Surflon 1x7 is a great all-around leader wire for toothy fish. This wire comes coated with a high grade of nylon which is tough yet flexible and seals out the water, reduce visibility, and improve the life of the line. Compared to old style 1x3 construction, Surflon’s 1x7 construction offers more durability and presents better when used. It is available in various sizes for various species including Tope, Conger and Blue's. Features- Colour - Camo Length - 30ft . 9.2m Availiable in 5 sizes
AFW Surfstrand Bare 7 Strand Wire AFW Surfstrand Bare 7 Strand Wire save
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AFW Surfstrand Bare 7 Strand Wire All around high performance leader for toothy fish, With 7 individual high strength stainless steel wires stranded together for increased flexibility it makes it Perfect for all toothy fish including Pike and Zander. Camo brown finish minimizes reflections Bare wire without a coating 30ft of wire per spool Availabale in 20lb, 30lb and 40lb
AFW Surfstrand Micro Supreme Bare 49 Strand Wire AFW Surfstrand Micro Supreme Bare 49 Strand Wire save
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AFW Surfstrand Micro Supreme Bare 49 Strand Wire An outstanding leader and trace wire for finicky toothy fish. 49 individual stainless steel wires stranded together to feel more like thread than wire!. This is the Preferred wire of professional European Pike and Predator anglers. The camo finish reduces the visability under water. The AFW Surfstrand Micro Supreme is so supple it can be tied and knotted with ease! Bare wire with no coating 16.4ft / 5m of wire per spool Available in 3 different sizes 20LB, 26LB and 40LB
AFW Titanium Leaders (0.30M Length) AFW Titanium Leaders (0.30M Length) save
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AFW Titanium Leaders AFW's new super-elastic Titanium Leaders stretch to absorb the strike of a fish, then snap back and recover during the hook-set. These leaders are made with AFW's special blend of Titanium alloy wire - engineered to deliver tremendous strength along with dramatic kink resistance. Leader Length 12 Inch (30cm) Colour : Black Oxide Sizes Available : 30lb, 50lb & 75lb

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