hollow vs solid composite decking. a lot of people hear composite decking and think of the issues that arose when composite materials first came on the market. the majority of which are associated with hollow composite decking, which was the main type originally on the market due to the reduction in weight.
solid decking boards have greater load-bearing capabilities. hollow boards can be noisy underfoot. over time, hollow decks can start to bow and crack under pressure. while hollow decking may be cheaper at first, repairs and maintenance may well leave you out of pocket in the end. solid composite decking boards are the right choice if you want
the connection of mono-to-hollow is also 100% of line strength versus a lesser amount of any knot used with solid. with our fish, this can be mitigated by just using stronger solid braid and mono. i had been using 20 solid braid with 40 mono on my moochers but just switched to 40 hollow to 40 mono.
the other way to attach leader to solid braid is to splice in a section of hollow braid via various methods to the end of your solid i like either the sato crimp with glue for the solid to hollow connection or when line is being used for casting purposes a double serve using two nails knots and glue connection this allows you to then insert
jerry brown hollow core vs jerry brown solid what's the different? i need to spool a 20k stella. jerry brown hollow core vs jerry brown spectra solid discussion in 'jigging and popping' started by erezf, jun 5, 2010. you can also splice in short sections of heavier braid if needed for additional abrasion resistance and have 100%
our hollow core braid is a seamless connection for advanced fishermen. create your own wind on leader with no limit to its length. hollow core is great for braided backing on big game reels or to use smaller reels for big game fishing by filling them completely to the brim with braid and having some knotless mono at the top to work with.
hollow decking boards can make lugging materials and situating your composite deck more manageable. however, while they may weigh less, hollow boards are crafted for strength just not as durable as the dense construction of a solid core board.
that also depends on whether you are talking attaching it to a solid braid with a loop or a hollow loop, the hollow is stronger, keep in mind loop to loop joins need to be at least 3 times through. a solid loop to get it strong enough is more good luck than good tying management.
some homeowners prefer solid boards because they look more like the real lumber traditionally used for decking. their deck board ends are more authentic looking because they dont feature the tunnel-like design of hollow boards. composite decking contains real wood as well as plastic , but if you want your deck to look like its made of solid wood, you might prefer solid composite boards.
hollow board cuts down the weight of 4.8m board by as much as 32% or 4.5kgs when compared to a solid board. this makes them easier to work with, so if youre retrofitting an older deck where the structure is sound and you just want to replace the surface boards, the hollow boards create less stress on that older substructure than do solid boards.
down here most guys fish either mono or solid braid. hollow braid is unheard of. tell me what i'm missing. can the hollow braid be used just like regular braid. any links or websites to learn proper connections and knots for hb would be great.
there's a big difference in quality between solid composite decking and hollow boards. take a look at the body of your deck board: if the centre of the board is hollow, your deck may not last long
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totally agree, why bother with solid braid spliced into hollow braid spliced into mono, wtf ? just bite the bullet and use jb hollow, some tight arses around here first to complain when their braid fails or blame the braid connections . back to original question, solid versus hollow core, without a doubt the benefits as josh has explained far