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8'6" 5wt 2pc
Posted 25 October 2017 - 09:33 AM
There is a Youtube video exactly showing the line slap reduction in these type guides. Very convincing. Sorry do not remember the link
The only problem I see with them is that if you are using short heavy skagit heads the smaller diameter guides barely feed the chunky lines through them. That is in a 'niche' category, however, that would not bother most.
Posted 25 October 2017 - 12:49 PM
Posted 25 October 2017 - 01:18 PM
When the line hits the ring in the guide it is less friction than when it hits the blank due to surface/contact area. Noise is no issue.
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