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    Quote Originally Posted by speytime View Post
    With a name "top water" it would suggest it's more like maxima than flouro?

    Al
    You would think so, eh, but if the big selling point is that it is "Top Water", is it going to be even slower sinking than Maxima... or..

    ...dare I suggest it... it may... even... float?!



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  2. #562

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    Quote Originally Posted by ed_t View Post
    Tell me the diameter and I'll have a guess at sink rate.
    The spool claims 0.235 mm. I measured it with the micrometer several times and put it closer to 0.22 mm.

    Col
    Last edited by Cap'n Fishy; Yesterday at 09:34 PM. Reason: typo!
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    Default Re: Understanding Mono

    Quote Originally Posted by Cap'n Fishy View Post
    The spool claims 0.35 mm. I measured it with the micrometer several times and put it closer to 0.22 mm.

    Col
    Bloody hell.

    Jim
    The Fishermans Friend is the Flirty Fly,Fickle Food for Fleeting Fish.

  4. #564

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    At that thickness, it's probably hollow ...

  5. #565

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    Quote Originally Posted by 3lbgrayling View Post
    Bloody hell.

    Jim
    Apologies Jim, I missed out the 2 in 0.235!

    Col
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    Quote Originally Posted by Cap'n Fishy View Post
    Apologies Jim, I missed out the 2 in 0.235!

    Col
    That's still a ''Bloody hell'' Ah got it now not so big as it looks.I did buy top water.But did not use it for dries(Dumpling)It was actually OK.as Nylon.But I knew it was Nylon.(smart alec)

    Jim
    Last edited by 3lbgrayling; Yesterday at 09:49 PM.
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