How to prepare rod feet for whipping

  • How to prepare rod feet for whipping

    STEP 1

    Some rod guides need to have the feet prepared so that whipping thread flows up the rod smoothly.

  • How to prepare rod feet for whipping

    STEP 2

    This foot has been correctly prepared.

  • How to prepare rod feet for whipping

    STEP 3

    Not ground (or prepared).

  • How to prepare rod feet for whipping

    STEP 4

    Use a smooth metal file to form shape.

  • How to prepare rod feet for whipping

    STEP 5

    With emery paper & file finish off.

  • How to prepare rod feet for whipping

    STEP 6

    Make sure all is clean.

  • How to prepare rod feet for whipping

    STEP 7

    O = the ideal foot profile.