Line Twist?

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Seph
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Re: Line Twist?

Post by Seph » Sat Nov 28, 2015 11:16 am

Bassmar wrote:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Z_pkMVKxZ4 (BASSfest Kentucky Lake)

The above video has a couple of good examples of spinning reel use.

Take a look at 16:25 for a demo on how not to use a spinning reel. Reeling against drag induces major line twist. [-X

Take a look at 29:00 for a demo on how it should be done. =D>
HAHA!!! I Lol'd at 16:25 for sure and that guy is a pro... :crying:
I question everything this guy endorses (Brandon Lester)

great link...

Reeling while the drag is engaged is something I thought most people learned not to do during their early spincast days..yeesh \:D/

soulfisher
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Re: Line Twist?

Post by soulfisher » Tue Dec 15, 2015 1:13 am

vinnieb729 wrote:
GOOD YEAR 71 wrote:Untwist the line. When your day is done, clip rig and open spool behind the boat. Let out at fast idle, drag a couple hundred feet, stop boat, reel back in. Takes a minute but line lasts much longer and sets perfect every time. It's worth the effort.
It's the only way to deal with it as far as I know.
Yep the rare times I use one, this is exactly what i do.

Pen3
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Re: Line Twist?

Post by Pen3 » Thu Feb 11, 2016 1:34 pm

LOL It has been known that Aaron, Brett, and Takahiro are the top 3 spinning pro fishers.

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