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Old 11-18-2010, 09:14 PM
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Default Frayed End Loop

Hi, I just bought some brand new RIO Indicator line and right when I attached the leader to it the first time it tore some coating off the line and it's frayed on the end now just a bit. Is this going to compromise the strength of the loop? Or will I be ok to keep using it?
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Default Re: Frayed End Loop

You might try touching up the frayed portion with a little UV Knot Sense.

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Default Re: Frayed End Loop

If the core is in tact, the loop will hold.

The use of UV Knot Sense to cover it up is a good idea.

If you are worried about failure, tie on a butt section and seal the knot with UV Knot Sense.
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