Originally Posted by chased
It must take a lot of patience to wrap a rod like this! Does the thread do anything to the action of the rod in any way?
I do believe the decorative wraps and the amount of epoxy it takes to cover them changes the action a bit. This is why I don't do elaborate wraps on fly rods. On spinning, casting, and Spey rods I don't think it's noticable.
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Originally Posted by Diver Dan
Really good thread work. You must not have done much else to get that much done in three days. That or you are way faster at it than I am. I like the choice of thread colors a lot in photo 2 and 3.
It's really nice of you to give them to guys wiped out by the storm. Nice move.
Thanks Dan, you can see by the crossing points on the close ups I run up to 6 threads at a time when I can. It helps them close alot faster.