PE Rating – Fishing Line Diameter Chart

Below is a guide that lists the diameter (in millimetres) of each PE rating.

PE# Diameter
PE 0.6 0.128mm
PE 0.8 0.148mm
PE 1 165mm
PE 1.2 0.185mm
PE 1.5 0.205mm
PE 1.7 0.218mm
PE 2 0.235mm
PE 2.5 0.260mm
PE 3 0.285mm
PE 3.5 0.310mm
PE 4 0.330mm
PE 5 0.370mm
PE 6 0.405mm
PE 7 0.435mm
PE 8 0.470mm
PE 10 0.520mm
PE 12 0.570mm
PE 14 0.620mm
PE 16 0.660mm
PE 18 0.700mm
PE 20 0.740mm
PE 22 0.780mm
PE 24 0.810mm
PE 28 0.870mm

Don’t take our word for it

Fantastic trip with 5 star, fishing, crew, accommodation and meals. An excellent way to kick off one of the “bucket list” items. Sensational way to spend a week. We will definitely return.


Chris & Darren Ryan Australia

Amazing fishing, food and staff. Jeanine is amazing. We will be back.


Kim & Richard Frizell Broom – Australia
December 16, 2011