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  • Fly Rod Guide Spacings

    Epic Fly Rod Guide Spacing Charts There are a few things you need to be aware of with regard to these fly rod guide spacings: These are suggested spacings based on what we believe works well on our blanks. If you have different ideas, great - go for it. Our recommended guide …

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  • GUIDE SPACING - Rod Building Supplies, Tools &

    GUIDE SPACING FOR MHX FLY ROD KITS Length Rod Wt 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 7'6' 3 wt 4 3/4 10 3/16' 16 3/16' 23' 29 13/16' 36 13/16' 45' 53 13/16' 63 ...

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  • Guide Spacing Wire Guidespacing you use appears ...

    2017-2-15u2002·u2002★ If you have decided to use single foot fly rod guides on an ultralight rod #2 - #4 you may wish to wrap on additional guide at the tip instead of using a size 7 tip top. Guide spacing contributes to the casting performance and fighting ability of a fly rod. A good way to obtain guide spacing is to use the measurements determined by the

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  • Guide Spacing Charts for Fly Rods

    Art Scheck wrote a very good book on rod building, 'Fly Rod Building Made Easy', 2002. He takes a mathematical approach to guide spacing from the aspect that the load creates a curve to the rod that necessitates a particular positioning of the guides. Assuming that the stripping guide is always positioned 30' from the bottom of the reel seat ...

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  • GUIDE SPACING & SIZE CHART - Snake Brand Fly Rod

    2016-4-5u2002·u20026 34 3/4' 2 6 35 1/8' 2 7 42 3/4' 2 7 43 1/2' 3 8 51 1/2' 3 8 52 3/4' 3 9 61' 3 9 62 7/8' 4 10 71 1/4' 10 mm 10 74' 10 mm These guide sizes may seem small to some anglers but they have been carefully worked out and it's my recommendation they not be changed. One of the important characteristics of my designs are the light and lively tips.

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  • H&H Guide Spacing Chart - Hook & Hack

    2020-1-12u2002·u2002The choice of guide sizes is pretty much up to the desires of the rod builder. Many rod builders begin with a 10mm stripping guide on shorter rods and taper the running guides down to a 7mm tip top ending. Longer rods are tapered from 12mm stripping guides. Guides have traditionally been placed on the side opposite the spine.

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  • Need Help with Guide Spacing 6'6' 2 wt. - Rod Building

    2007-7-8u2002·u2002Need Help with Guide Spacing 6'6' 2 wt. - posted in Graphite & Fiberglass Fly Rods: Just bid on a Batson RX-6 6'6' 2 wt to use for Bluegills, cyclids and Mayans. I use dry flies and small poppers on weight forward floating line. I know I need a stripping guide and want to use single foot guides. Can anyone help on the sizes, number and spacing on these?

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  • Guide Spacing – fishmhx

    Get the most out of your next MHX build with our suggested guide spacing charts, organized by rod type. Spinning Casting Fly Musky Saltwater Salmon & Steelhead Switch & Spey

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  • SUGGESTED GUIDE SIZE & SPACING CHART

    suggested guide size & spacing chart style inches from tip top size casting (bass & walleye) 5'6' 4.5-9.5-15.5-22.5-30-39 12-10-8-6-6-6 6'0' 4.5-9.5-15.5-22.5-31.5-42.5 12-10-8-6-6-6 6'2' 4.5-9.5-15.5-22.5-31.5-42.5 12-10-8-6-6-6 6'6' 4-8.5-13.5-19.5-26.5-34.6-44.5 12-10-8-6-6-6-6 7'0' 5-10.5-16.5-23-31-40-50 12-10-8-6-6-6-6

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  • Fly Rod Guide Spacings

    Epic Fly Rod Guide Spacing Charts There are a few things you need to be aware of with regard to these fly rod guide spacings: These are suggested spacings based on what we believe works well on our blanks. If you have different ideas, great - go for it. Our recommended guide …

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  • GUIDE SPACING - Rod Building Supplies, Tools &

    GUIDE SPACING FOR MHX FLY ROD KITS Length Rod Wt 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 7'6' 3 wt 4 3/4 10 3/16' 16 3/16' 23' 29 13/16' 36 13/16' 45' 53 13/16' 63 ...

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  • GUIDE SPACING & SIZE CHART - Snake Brand Fly Rod

    2016-4-5u2002·u20026 34 3/4' 2 6 35 1/8' 2 7 42 3/4' 2 7 43 1/2' 3 8 51 1/2' 3 8 52 3/4' 3 9 61' 3 9 62 7/8' 4 10 71 1/4' 10 mm 10 74' 10 mm These guide sizes may seem small to some anglers but they have been carefully worked out and it's my recommendation they not be changed. One of the important characteristics of my designs are the light and lively tips.

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  • Guide Spacing Charts for Fly Rods

    Art Scheck wrote a very good book on rod building, 'Fly Rod Building Made Easy', 2002. He takes a mathematical approach to guide spacing from the aspect that the load creates a curve to the rod that necessitates a particular positioning of the guides. Assuming that the stripping guide is always positioned 30' from the bottom of the reel seat ...

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  • SUGGESTED GUIDE SIZE & SPACING CHART

    suggested guide size & spacing chart style inches from tip top size casting (bass & walleye) 5'6' 4.5-9.5-15.5-22.5-30-39 12-10-8-6-6-6 6'0' 4.5-9.5-15.5-22.5-31.5-42.5 12-10-8-6-6-6 6'2' 4.5-9.5-15.5-22.5-31.5-42.5 12-10-8-6-6-6 6'6' 4-8.5-13.5-19.5-26.5-34.6-44.5 12-10-8-6-6-6-6 7'0' 5-10.5-16.5-23-31-40-50 12-10-8-6-6-6-6

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  • RODgeeks - Suggested Guide Size and Spacing Chart

    2016-6-23u2002·u2002RODgeeks - Suggested Guide Size and Spacing Chart. June 23, 2016. We have received many requests for recommended guide spacing on our blanks so we now provide this information. Look for the link on the home page of our website, which can be viewed by clicking here. We respect that you may have your own preferences for guide size and spacing.

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  • Rod Guide Spacing Info - Guides n Blanks

    Whether you are building a Fly, Game, Carp, Spinning, Boat, Beach, or Match rod from scratch or just making a simple rod repair or refurbishment Guides n Blanks is the site for you. NEW Rewards Programme - Start saving today to get a 10% off voucher

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  • A Guide To Fly Rod Guides

    2017-6-12u2002·u2002By Louis Cahill The guides on your fly rod have a lot to do with how it performs. I was building bamboo fly rods and making my own guides when I first became aware of the many guide options and their effect on fly rod performance. Up to that point I think I took rod guides for granted, as I think many anglers do. Rod designers spend a good bit of time on guides and …

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  • GUIDE SPACING

    In this easy to understand format, rod builders of any skill level can reference the page for assistance in placing the guides on any rod. Not spacing guides out properly can lead to all sorts of headaches like negatively impacting rod action, casting, and balance. We aim to make any concerns a thing of the past! Visit our Guide Spacing™ Forums.

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  • Guide Spacing Chart: Affinity – CTS Support Centre

    Guide Spacing Chart: Affinity. Below is a generic guide spacing chart for our Affinity ranges. It is a basic guide you may wish to use as a starting point for your custom build. The dimensions indicate the distance from the tip down.

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  • Fly Rod Guide Spacings

    Epic Fly Rod Guide Spacing Charts There are a few things you need to be aware of with regard to these fly rod guide spacings: These are suggested spacings based on what we believe works well on our blanks. If you have different ideas, great - go for it. Our recommended guide …

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  • Rod Guide Spacing Info - Guides n Blanks

    Whether you are building a Fly, Game, Carp, Spinning, Boat, Beach, or Match rod from scratch or just making a simple rod repair or refurbishment Guides n Blanks is the site for you. NEW Rewards Programme - Start saving today to get a 10% off voucher

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  • Guide Spacing - Schneidersrods

    2017-7-10u2002·u2002Page Top Guide Sets Page To Thread PricesPage. HINTS; Add Hook-Holder on Spin and Fly, optional on Casting Rods. Use Color Lock to retain original color, or delete to allow color to 'blush' and become darker.

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  • RODgeeks - Suggested Guide Size and Spacing Chart

    2016-6-23u2002·u2002RODgeeks - Suggested Guide Size and Spacing Chart. June 23, 2016. We have received many requests for recommended guide spacing on our blanks so we now provide this information. Look for the link on the home page of our website, which can be viewed by clicking here. We respect that you may have your own preferences for guide size and spacing.

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  • Guide spacing in inches from tip for graphite rods.

    2012-1-7u2002·u2002Guide spacing in inches from tip for graphite rods. Steelhead Spinning Rod: 1st: 2nd: 3rd : 4th: 5th: 6th: 7th: 8' 3' 4 3/4: 10 1/8: 17: 24 1/2

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  • Rod Guide Placement - Hexrod

    2009-10-29u2002·u2002Amount to increase the spacing. Spacing between guides increases this much for each successive guide. Wayne suggests 9/16 of an inch (about 1.4cm). Intuitively, you may want a smaller increase for slower or parabolic rods or a larger increase for extra-fast rods, to put more guides where the rod is stressed.

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  • IN STON Boron Illx Rods Guide Spacing Chart As

    2018-2-27u2002·u2002IN STON Boron Illx Rods Guide Spacing Chart As measured from the top end of the tip top to the top end of the guide foot. 8 1/2' 9' 4, 5, 6, 7 wt

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  • Guide Spacing Table – Northfork Composites

    Model Type Tip Size Pos 1 Pos 2 Pos 3 Pos 4 Pos 5 Pos 6 Pos 7 Pos 8 Pos 9 Pos 10 Pos 11 Pos 12 Pos 13 Pos 14 Pattern Number; FW 501-1 (SM) Spin: 3.6: 4.50: 9.28: 15.83: 23.65

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  • Microwave Spin Guides - Rod Builder Supplies

    2016-12-30u2002·u2002American Tackle has developed these guide spacing suggestions. While not required or absolute, these layouts have been tested to provide the advertised benefits. Measurements made from the lip of spool extended out to its furthest point, toward the tip of the rod to the primary ring of stripping guide, transition guide & first running guide.

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  • Single foot guide sizing/spacing

    2021-2-19u2002·u2002The guide reduction cone used in rod building that uses more than 4 sizes is wrong. A 5 wt rod should only have 3 different sized guides with the running train being all equal. The tip top should be 1/2 to a whole size larger than the running train. A 6mm ceramic ringed guide is not a bad idea on a fly rod.

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  • Fly Rod Guide Spacings

    Epic Fly Rod Guide Spacing Charts There are a few things you need to be aware of with regard to these fly rod guide spacings: These are suggested spacings based on what we believe works well on our blanks. If you have different ideas, great - go for it. Our recommended guide sizes may seem small. We believe that (in

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  • Rod Guide Spacing Info - Guides n Blanks

    Whether you are building a Fly, Game, Carp, Spinning, Boat, Beach, or Match rod from scratch or just making a simple rod repair or refurbishment Guides n Blanks is the site for you. NEW Rewards Programme - Start saving today to get a 10% off voucher

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  • Guide Spacing - Schneidersrods

    2017-7-10u2002·u2002Page Top Guide Sets Page To Thread PricesPage. HINTS; Add Hook-Holder on Spin and Fly, optional on Casting Rods. Use Color Lock to retain original color, or delete to allow color to 'blush' and become darker.

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  • RODgeeks - Suggested Guide Size and Spacing Chart

    2016-6-23u2002·u2002RODgeeks - Suggested Guide Size and Spacing Chart. June 23, 2016. We have received many requests for recommended guide spacing on our blanks so we now provide this information. Look for the link on the home page of our website, which can be viewed by clicking here. We respect that you may have your own preferences for guide size and spacing.

    Get Price
  • Guide spacing in inches from tip for graphite rods.

    2012-1-7u2002·u2002Guide spacing in inches from tip for graphite rods. Steelhead Spinning Rod: 1st: 2nd: 3rd : 4th: 5th: 6th: 7th: 8' 3' 4 3/4: 10 1/8: 17: 24 1/2

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  • Rod Guide Placement - Hexrod

    2009-10-29u2002·u2002Amount to increase the spacing. Spacing between guides increases this much for each successive guide. Wayne suggests 9/16 of an inch (about 1.4cm). Intuitively, you may want a smaller increase for slower or parabolic rods or a larger increase for extra-fast rods, to put more guides where the rod is stressed.

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  • IN STON Boron Illx Rods Guide Spacing Chart As measured ...

    2018-2-27u2002·u2002IN STON Boron Illx Rods Guide Spacing Chart As measured from the top end of the tip top to the top end of the guide foot. 8 1/2' 9' 4, 5, 6, 7 wt

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  • Guide Spacing Table – Northfork Composites

    Model Type Tip Size Pos 1 Pos 2 Pos 3 Pos 4 Pos 5 Pos 6 Pos 7 Pos 8 Pos 9 Pos 10 Pos 11 Pos 12 Pos 13 Pos 14 Pattern Number; FW 501-1 (SM) Spin: 3.6: 4.50: 9.28: 15.83: 23.65

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  • Microwave Spin Guides - Rod Builder Supplies

    2016-12-30u2002·u2002American Tackle has developed these guide spacing suggestions. While not required or absolute, these layouts have been tested to provide the advertised benefits. Measurements made from the lip of spool extended out to its furthest point, toward the tip of the rod to the primary ring of stripping guide, transition guide & first running guide.

    Get Price
  • Single foot guide sizing/spacing

    2021-2-19u2002·u2002The guide reduction cone used in rod building that uses more than 4 sizes is wrong. A 5 wt rod should only have 3 different sized guides with the running train being all equal. The tip top should be 1/2 to a whole size larger than the running train. A 6mm ceramic ringed guide is not a bad idea on a fly rod.

    Get Price
  • Fly Rod Guide Spacings

    Epic Fly Rod Guide Spacing Charts There are a few things you need to be aware of with regard to these fly rod guide spacings: These are suggested spacings based on what we believe works well on our blanks. If you have different ideas, great - go for it. Our recommended guide …

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  • Rod Guide Spacing Info - Guides n Blanks

    Whether you are building a Fly, Game, Carp, Spinning, Boat, Beach, or Match rod from scratch or just making a simple rod repair or refurbishment Guides n Blanks is the site for you. NEW Rewards Programme - Start saving today to get a 10% off voucher

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  • Guide Spacing - Schneidersrods

    2017-7-10u2002·u2002Page Top Guide Sets Page To Thread PricesPage. HINTS; Add Hook-Holder on Spin and Fly, optional on Casting Rods. Use Color Lock to retain original color, or delete to allow color to 'blush' and become darker.

    Get Price
  • RODgeeks - Suggested Guide Size and Spacing Chart

    2016-6-23u2002·u2002RODgeeks - Suggested Guide Size and Spacing Chart. June 23, 2016. We have received many requests for recommended guide spacing on our blanks so we now provide this information. Look for the link on the home page of our website, which can be viewed by clicking here. We respect that you may have your own preferences for guide size and spacing.

    Get Price
  • Guide spacing in inches from tip for graphite rods.

    2012-1-7u2002·u2002Guide spacing in inches from tip for graphite rods. Steelhead Spinning Rod: 1st: 2nd: 3rd : 4th: 5th: 6th: 7th: 8' 3' 4 3/4: 10 1/8: 17: 24 1/2

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  • Rod Guide Placement - Hexrod

    2009-10-29u2002·u2002Amount to increase the spacing. Spacing between guides increases this much for each successive guide. Wayne suggests 9/16 of an inch (about 1.4cm). Intuitively, you may want a smaller increase for slower or parabolic rods or a larger increase for extra-fast rods, to put more guides where the rod …

    Get Price
  • IN STON Boron Illx Rods Guide Spacing Chart As

    2018-2-27u2002·u2002IN STON Boron Illx Rods Guide Spacing Chart As measured from the top end of the tip top to the top end of the guide foot. 8 1/2' 9' 4, 5, 6, 7 wt

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  • Guide Spacing Table – Northfork Composites

    Model Type Tip Size Pos 1 Pos 2 Pos 3 Pos 4 Pos 5 Pos 6 Pos 7 Pos 8 Pos 9 Pos 10 Pos 11 Pos 12 Pos 13 Pos 14 Pattern Number; FW 501-1 (SM) Spin: 3.6: 4.50: 9.28: 15.83: 23.65

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  • Microwave Spin Guides - Rod Builder Supplies

    2016-12-30u2002·u2002American Tackle has developed these guide spacing suggestions. While not required or absolute, these layouts have been tested to provide the advertised benefits. Measurements made from the lip of spool extended out to its furthest point, toward the tip of the rod to the primary ring of stripping guide, transition guide & first running guide.

    Get Price
  • Single foot guide sizing/spacing

    2021-2-19u2002·u2002The guide reduction cone used in rod building that uses more than 4 sizes is wrong. A 5 wt rod should only have 3 different sized guides with the running train being all equal. The tip top should be 1/2 to a whole size larger than the running train. A 6mm ceramic ringed guide is not a bad idea on a fly rod.

    Get Price
  • Fly Rod Guide Spacings

    Epic Fly Rod Guide Spacing Charts There are a few things you need to be aware of with regard to these fly rod guide spacings: These are suggested spacings based on what we believe works well on our blanks. If you have different ideas, great - go for it. Our recommended guide …

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  • Rod Guide Spacing Info - Guides n Blanks

    Whether you are building a Fly, Game, Carp, Spinning, Boat, Beach, or Match rod from scratch or just making a simple rod repair or refurbishment Guides n Blanks is the site for you. NEW Rewards Programme - Start saving today to get a 10% off voucher

    Get Price
  • Guide Spacing - Schneidersrods

    2017-7-10u2002·u2002Page Top Guide Sets Page To Thread PricesPage. HINTS; Add Hook-Holder on Spin and Fly, optional on Casting Rods. Use Color Lock to retain original color, or delete to allow color to 'blush' and become darker.

    Get Price
  • RODgeeks - Suggested Guide Size and Spacing Chart

    2016-6-23u2002·u2002RODgeeks - Suggested Guide Size and Spacing Chart. June 23, 2016. We have received many requests for recommended guide spacing on our blanks so we now provide this information. Look for the link on the home page of our website, which can be viewed by clicking here. We respect that you may have your own preferences for guide size and spacing.

    Get Price
  • Guide spacing in inches from tip for graphite rods.

    2012-1-7u2002·u2002Guide spacing in inches from tip for graphite rods. Steelhead Spinning Rod: 1st: 2nd: 3rd : 4th: 5th: 6th: 7th: 8' 3' 4 3/4: 10 1/8: 17: 24 1/2

    Get Price
  • Rod Guide Placement - Hexrod

    2009-10-29u2002·u2002Amount to increase the spacing. Spacing between guides increases this much for each successive guide. Wayne suggests 9/16 of an inch (about 1.4cm). Intuitively, you may want a smaller increase for slower or parabolic rods or a larger increase for …

    Get Price
  • IN STON Boron Illx Rods Guide Spacing Chart As

    2018-2-27u2002·u2002IN STON Boron Illx Rods Guide Spacing Chart As measured from the top end of the tip top to the top end of the guide foot. 8 1/2' 9' 4, 5, 6, 7 wt

    Get Price
  • Guide Spacing Table – Northfork Composites

    Model Type Tip Size Pos 1 Pos 2 Pos 3 Pos 4 Pos 5 Pos 6 Pos 7 Pos 8 Pos 9 Pos 10 Pos 11 Pos 12 Pos 13 Pos 14 Pattern Number; FW 501-1 (SM) Spin: 3.6: 4.50: 9.28: 15.83: 23.65

    Get Price
  • Microwave Spin Guides - Rod Builder Supplies

    2016-12-30u2002·u2002American Tackle has developed these guide spacing suggestions. While not required or absolute, these layouts have been tested to provide the advertised benefits. Measurements made from the lip of spool extended out to its furthest point, toward the tip of the rod to the primary ring of stripping guide, transition guide & first running guide.

    Get Price
  • Single foot guide sizing/spacing

    2021-2-19u2002·u2002The guide reduction cone used in rod building that uses more than 4 sizes is wrong. A 5 wt rod should only have 3 different sized guides with the running train being all equal. The tip top should be 1/2 to a whole size larger than the running train. A 6mm ceramic ringed guide is not a …

    Get Price