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Author Topic: Why I don't care for sleeving.  (Read 100 times)
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What are we looking at?
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What are we looking at?

I think what happens is that the knot slips on the line, but not the sleeving which results in the bunching effect.

This happens to all my 50 pound lines whether I tie them or if they are bought professionally done (as in this case).

I've also seen 90# do it, but much less prevelant. 

So, I now tie a loop of bridle and larks head onto to that for my 'sleeves'.  Never bunches and I've not yet had a break either. 
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Haha - for sure it is!  Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: Today at 09:51 PM »

I stopped sleeving line over a decade ago. It's just a waste of time, effort and resources.

IMHO, YMMV...   Roll Eyes
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