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Dragon scale wrap
Posted by: Peter Yawn (---.mpls.qwest.net)
Date: December 17, 2022 08:08PM

I attempted my first dragon scale wrap. Made a cross pattern out of size D nylon and then wrapped over it with size A metallic. It looks pretty good, but I am having a heck of a time burnishing out gaps. Anyone with tips on how to get the gaps out? Maybe do the underwrap with mono so the thread slides easier? Clearly next time I will have to focus more on getting the wrap tight and clean the first time. Appreciate any help.

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Re: Dragon scale wrap
Posted by: Michael Ward (---.atlagax1.pop.starlinkisp.net)
Date: December 17, 2022 09:09PM

Patience and perhaps a little less tension on your overwrap. I did a few dragonscales with some thread that was a bit larger than D for the base and then a metallic which was a little thinner than A and it was a challenge - had to take it slow and pack it very tight as I went

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