Winthrop guides are designed to have the roller side facing toward the angler and the support-frame toward the rod tip. On our stripper guides, this means the side with [...]
The Excel guide series is an improved design compared to the discontinued Xpress guides and is available with ball bearing or deep drop bushing assembly. The X-Caliber guide series [...]
Winthrop ball bearing and bushing assemblies are both high quality and smooth rolling, however they differ slightly in performance. A bushing assembly will last longer, handle higher rolling speeds [...]
The part number for all guides are laser etched on the inside of the front leg. Sometimes this number can be hard to see if the rod builder has [...]
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