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Postby briana » Sun Apr 15, 2007 7:27 pm

Hi Larry:
I am sure you have heard people say that you should lossen up your reels' drag after every fishing trip. What do you think?
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Postby dahlberg » Mon Apr 16, 2007 5:43 am

Hi B,
Leaving a drag cranked down super tight over time will cause the discs to compress a bit. This can result in a drag that is less smooth and with less maximum pressure than it had to begin with.
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