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Old 03-25-2011, 08:01 PM
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Default Re: throwing tailing loops like crazy

Originally Posted by BigCliff View Post
I'm afraid this is incorrect.

A tailing loop is caused by a concave path of the rod tip. What you've described adds a convex movement at the end of the cast.

By creating additional tension as the line is unrolling, it could turn a cast with a smooth turnover into a bounce cast that doesn't travel as far, but I see no way it could produce a tailing loop.

Your rods do look very appealing though.
Appears as though lefty is talking about the tip tailing

my statement "Stop you cast on the horizontal plane of the end of the cast and dont let the tip move toward the ground (or down at the stop of the forward cast)."

maybe my wording isnt quite on.....

---------- Post added at 07:01 PM ---------- Previous post was at 06:34 PM ----------

Tailing Loops - description and cure

"If the tip dips under the SLP (straight line path) then you will throw a Tailing Loop."
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