At 07:03 PM 2008-09-27, Lou Judson wrote:
I have heard (secondhand) that the snackmaster type has rising air
without a fan (am I correct?)
No it has a pretty fast fan -- at least the FD-50 and FD-60 that I have.
thus gets hotter at the bottom reel
than the top.
Pretty constant throughout.
This is why I like the excalibur which forces heated air across all
reels equally... Agreed on safety of splices!
What is the Excalibur? I thought it was a sword -- but not the one stuck in an ash tree.
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