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Old 03-14-2013, 08:36 AM
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Default Re: Tapered Leaders - which brand has least memory?

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Originally Posted by mysticm View Post
Hi,
I was curious to know what brand tapered Nylon leader people have found to have the least memory (coiling). My most recent batch of Rio leaders are terrible in this respect.

I know about the proper way of stretching etc. to straighten the coils..but is there a brand (Rio or Orvis or ???) that offers the lowest memory?

I am learning to tie my own leaders based on several online formulae using Maxima & have also tried the furled leaders.
http://www.cabelas.com/product/Fishi...3Bcat104123880

I tried this one last year and found it to straighten much easier than Rio or Orvis. Two or three slides through the fingers and ready to go.

Rich

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