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Old 09-10-2006
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One other caveat... some of the newer high-tech lines, that have Spectra, kevlar, or dyneema cores may have different splicing instructions from standard double braided polyester. This is often due to the fact that the high-tech core materials are often slipperier than traditional dacron braids are.
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