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What wrapper would you guys recommend. Looking to get one but not sure which one to buy. Was thinking the alps one looks nice

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  • Ol'DirtyCasterOl'DirtyCaster Posts: 2,382 Captain
    The renzetti has always been the benchmark of rod wrappers, but it's a little over the top for the average builder. I have to clear my fly tying bench every time I have to build a rod and it's no small chore. It takes up alot of space, weighs a ton, but I'll have it for the rest of my life. I have no experience with the Alps pro wrapper, but it has to be better than that thing Pac Bay makes.
  • PermitchaserPermitchaser Posts: 871 Officer
    i got the American tackle ,5 years never had a problem.Alps its better and more expensive but its worth it.
  • seanfishseanfish Posts: 254 Deckhand
    The american tackle or pac bay will be just fine, although I would recommend the upgraded chuck. I initially built my own modeled after a flex coat one and used spool tensioners. Now I use the american tackle one (w/o chuck upgrade). I also do not use the dryer on it. They all do the job and most do it rather well.

    The renzetti is the top of the line.
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