When were snake guides invented The Classic Fly Rod Forum

2011 12 20 nbsp 0183 32 Also I have several rods that have NS snake guides can anyone date these Where these used prior to the material was changed to steel Top cwfly Bamboo Fanatic Posts 2769 Joined 02 25 06 00 00 When were snake guides invented Post by cwfly 187 07 13 09 11 41 I would guess that snake guides were invented when snakes decided to take up

Frequently Asked Questions Guides n Blanks

Which are better Snake Guides or Lined Guides This is a commonly asked question and at the end of the day it is down to the individual angler how they fish and the type of fishing they do Lined guides especially Fuji or Seymo will not grove as fast as a snake guides but the surface area of any lined guide is much greater than a snake guide so this will increase the friction

What You Need to Know About Fishing Rods Guides

Today my plan is to highlight another important feature of fishing rods guides For those of you who don t know line guides are the rings that run along the length of a rod They guide the line during the cast and retrieve and the number of them on a rod will depend on the model Typically there is one guide for every foot of rod length but the more rod guides a rod has

Fuji Torzite Rod Guides Fuji Tackle Fuji Fishing Rod

Fuji Torzite Rod Guides are ultra thin stronger with an improved shape lower friction and 40 lighter and smoother than SiC All in all the best material Each Fuji Torzite Rod Guide is laser marked Browse categories Fuji Reel Seats Fuji Rod Building Rod Guide Sets Fuji Torzite Rod Guides Fuji Tip Tops Fuji Rod Guides Fuji Ring Sets Browse full Fuji catalogue FUJI

Snake vs Single Foot Fly Rod Guides Bloodydecks

2016 12 26 nbsp 0183 32 Snake vs Single Foot Fly Rod Guides Thread starter C Dawg Start date Dec 23 2016 Toggle sidebar Fishing Fishing Gear Fishing Rod Building Forum C Dawg Member Jun 29 2011 276 98 Elk Plain WA Name Rick Boat JodyRay 24 Sea Sport Explorer Dec 23 2016 1 I have a Sage Circa 7 9 3wt 4 piece blank I m starting on soon I looked at Sage s

Choosing Fly Rod Running Guides Snake vs Single Foot

2018 08 14 nbsp 0183 32 Find out what factors play a role in the great debate between snake guides and single foot guides on fly fishing rods The Benefits of Snake amp Single Foot Running Guides For rod builders there is a reason behind each and every component on a custom rod

Spinning Rod Guides Guides and Tips

Forecast VS Guide VSLG SS304 0 81 VSLG Silver Aluminum Oxide Stainless Learn More Add to Cart Compare Fuji Concept Single Foot All Purpose Guide 1 95 BLAG Black Alconite Ring Stainless Steel Frame Learn More Add to Cart Compare Fuji Concept Single Foot All Purpose Running Guide 4 59 LSG Gunsmoke Silicon Carbide Ring Stainless

Getting To Know Your Fishing Rod Guides – Mud

2014 10 01 nbsp 0183 32 Wire guides are available in both traditional double foot commonly known as snake guides and single foot styles These guides also come in a variety of finishes Wire guide sizes generally include 6 5 4 3 2 1 1 0 and

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They may be Conventional double foot snake guides single foot snake guides or single foot with a ceramic insert Conventional Single Foot Ceramic Insert The single foot guides are usually a thick guage material than the conventional guides in order to add strength Also many use the double foot guides for rods of 7 weight and over it is rare to lose or break a guide as a result

single foot vs snake guides General Rod Building Rod

2011 03 28 nbsp 0183 32 Page 1 of 2 single foot vs snake guides posted in General Rod Building I know there are lots of options and lots of preferences out there I am having a hard time finding a color match to Struble s dark nickel reel seats stripping guides and winding checks The closest dark nickel guides I have found seem to be Snake Brands new Universal Stainless Steel Snake

What You Need to Know About Fishing Rods Guides LiveOutdoors

They guide the line during the cast and retrieve and the number of them on a rod will depend on the model Typically there is one guide for every foot of rod length but the more rod guides a rod has the smoother the cast will be Quality line guides are crucial for accurate effective casting and also do a lot when you have a fish on the line

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Fly Rods Snake Guides or Single Foot demystifly

2021 01 24 nbsp 0183 32 Besides the stripping guides a fly rod will round out its guide train with either snake or single foot guides Snake guides are of course those guides with a more curvy twisted style to them while single foot guides are simply a standard round wire hoop While snakes are the most common style single foot guides still see a fair amount of use by several manufacturers

Bore snake vs cleaning rod Enough Gun

2021 10 06 nbsp 0183 32 Bore snake vs cleaning rod Equipment and accessories for shooting Safes firearm storage bipods carry cases slings etc 39 posts Page 1 of 2 1 2 Bore snake vs cleaning rod by Lsfan 187 Sun Oct 03 2021 10 46 pm I have yet to use a bore snake but the impression I get is that they would be less harmful to your barrel Does anyone use them

Single vs snake guides The Classic Fly Rod Forum

2012 05 07 nbsp 0183 32 You use single foot guides or snake guides Any help would be good thank you Top Gnome Bamboo Fanatic Posts 3970 Joined 12 24 04 00 00 Re Single vs snake guides Post by Gnome 187 09 19 17 13 02 PJV wrote Hi fellows just wandering this be my first Time in building a fly rod what guides would You use single foot guides or snake guides Any help

Single foot guides Vs Snake guides The North

2011 11 23 nbsp 0183 32 You re right Mojo spinning rods do not use snakes but the single foot on a hardware rod is a much more substantial guide a lot heavier and usually with a plastic liner heck they are made to chuck hardware attached to mono

A Guide To Fly Rod Guides Fly Fishing Gink and

2017 06 12 nbsp 0183 32 Snake guides are most often the twisted wire guides that are most numerous on your fly rod These simple but effective guides are designed to distribute force along the rod blank without adding a lot of weight or catching line They are generally made of stainless steel or titanium Some rods have single foot guides rather than traditional twisted guides These

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American Tackle Chrome Snake Fly Guide 0 68 FRG Chrome Stainless Steel Frame Learn More Add to Cart Compare PacBay Model F XF4XG Minima Guide 0 79 XF4XG Chrome Stainless Steel Ring Stainless Steel Frame Learn More Add to Cart Compare American Tackle Black Snake Fly Guide 0 71 FRGB Black Stainless Steel Frame Learn More Add to Cart

Kigan Guides Guides n Blanks

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Snake Brand Fly Rod Guides snake guides

Our new Universal Guides are constructed of high quality stainless steel and feature the same exceptional quality that has made Snake Brand Inc the market leader in the development of light wire snake guides The feet are consistent in length they have tapered ends and fit the contour of a round fly rod blank

Pros and Cons of Single Foot Gudes Versus Snake Guides

2010 02 26 nbsp 0183 32 I have consistently observed that snake guides flow and manage line better in every fly rod motion used in fishing It has to do with their contour and the fact that if aligned right they center the line perfectly and it drapes between them more consistently in moments of slack I explained it all out to Pearow one time when I mailed him the last few single foots I

Choosing the Correct Rod Building Thread The Custom

2016 07 01 nbsp 0183 32 Generally this thread is used on heavy off shore rods Size D is the overall easiest thread to wrap with too – so if you are new to rod building size D may be the way to go Under Wrap Choosing the Correct Thread For Your Under Wraps Most of the time you will see under wraps on heavier rods with double foot guides

Fly rod guides fly rod snake guides guides for building

ForeCast LWHSFGP light wire single foot fly rod guides are manufactured especially for rod builders who want lightweight fly rod guides and or are working with small diameter rod blanks Snake guides are made from 028 inch diameter wire Guides are hard chrome plated to resist corrosion and prevent grooving Order 260301

Guide Spacing Wire Guidespacing you use appears

wire snake guide or the ring of single foot and stripping guides The meas urements should be marked on the rod blank with a china marker so they can be easily removed The following chart gives possible guide spacing and guide sizes for a variety of popular fly rods This chart should help you determine the num ber and sizes of guides needed for your fly rod Sizes are given

Fishing rod guides fishing rod eyes Jann s Netcraft

Economy spring steel slip on guide assortment is perfect for ice rods or making a low cost fishing rod Slip on guides can be compression fit in place or glued Each assortment contains 100 guides in sizes 7 thru 30 Finish of guides vary

What You Need to Know About Rod Guides On The Water

2013 04 10 nbsp 0183 32 Micro rod guides have recently become popular with freshwater anglers These extremely tiny guides add minimal weight and have the smallest possible footprint on the rod Micro guides can be used on both spinning and baitcasting outfits To give you an idea of the size of the micro guides you could probably fit 10 of the 4 5 size commonly used as running

Rod Building Snake guides vs single foot Washington

2018 02 23 nbsp 0183 32 Rod Building Snake guides vs single foot Thread starter jim52 Start date Dec 12 2017 jim52 Active Member Dec 12 2017 1 Building a new 5 wt was thinking about using single foot guides any pro and cons on this

Selecting Fishing Rod Guides Based on Rod Blanks – fishmhx

2017 08 15 nbsp 0183 32 From Casting and Spinning to Offshore Trolling Rods MHX offers rod blanks to pair with your guides setup to maximize your performance on the water See more rod blanks engineered for your application at Fish MHX Fly Rod Guides Wire guides are available in both traditional double foot commonly known as snake guides and single foot styles These

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Beginners Corner Fly Rod Guide Sizing Rod building

and snake guides used by most rod makers we would have one or two ceramics followed by the appropriate number of snake guides So a standard set up on a commercial 9 fly rod might look something like this 12 10 6 5 4 4 3 3 3 tip top top photo But all those intermediate sizes do absolutely nothing for us they certainly do not result in a more gradual drop in line