Drag Testing Gauge/Tool

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cadman
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Drag Testing Gauge/Tool

Post by cadman » Thu Apr 12, 2018 5:28 am

Does anyone test to see how much drag their reels have? If so what do you use to do this or is there a gauge or tool to test drag tension on a reel? Thanks for any help.

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Re: Drag Testing Gauge/Tool

Post by PikeRoadBassn » Thu Apr 12, 2018 8:39 am

I use a digital trigger pull scale. Works fine for me.

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Re: Drag Testing Gauge/Tool

Post by cadman » Thu Apr 12, 2018 9:00 am

PikeRoadBassn wrote:I use a digital trigger pull scale. Works fine for me.
Can you post a link on where you can buy one?

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Re: Drag Testing Gauge/Tool

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Re: Drag Testing Gauge/Tool

Post by PikeRoadBassn » Thu Apr 12, 2018 4:18 pm

cadman wrote:
PikeRoadBassn wrote:I use a digital trigger pull scale. Works fine for me.
Can you post a link on where you can buy one?

https://www.natchezss.com/lyman-electro ... gauge.html

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Re: Drag Testing Gauge/Tool

Post by 78Staff » Sun May 06, 2018 12:00 pm

PikeRoadBassn wrote:I use a digital trigger pull scale. Works fine for me.
This is a great idea can't believe I never thought of this - I have several of these laying around - thanks!

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Re: Drag Testing Gauge/Tool

Post by BARRAMANIAC » Fri Jun 15, 2018 4:03 pm

I use a Bouz drag checker, its a great little device.

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Re: Drag Testing Gauge/Tool

Post by ScoobyDoo » Mon Jun 18, 2018 6:50 pm

Tie a loop and hang it on a memory spring scale. Pull.

I don't scale check in FW

Is there a need?

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