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Old 09-02-2012, 08:05 PM
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Default Re: Are high end fly lines worth the expense?

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Originally Posted by imxer View Post
Still asking. What does it cost to make a tapered fly line?
I can't answer that but I would imagine the machinery to manufacture tapered lines ain't cheap. This does not even take into account the engineering that takes place in the background and the marketing and mark up and...
I read somewhere that this is the reason the Chinese haven't cloned and copied fly lines as of yet, it would cost too much to tool up for the volume they would sell.
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