Wrapping MNSG Guides

Discussion in 'Rod Building' started by norris_Kong, Jan 5, 2008.

  1. norris_Kong

    norris_Kong Guest

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    I was about to build 2 spinning rods (calstar grafighters). I have 2 sets of the MNSG fuji guides and I see that a lot of people wrap them with the single foot on the bottom (facing the reel). What are the advantages of wrapping them like that?
    I am assuming that it keeps the line from hitting the foot too much.

    Do you wrap all the guides on the rod like that too or just the first guide?

    Thanks for any help!
     
  2. paul708

    paul708 Site Sponsor

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    usually wrap just the first guide that way
     

  3. jureal

    jureal Senior Member

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    Yes, just the first guide is reversed. Supposedly because once the line hits that stripper, the coils during casting become smaller and smaller.