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Old 02-25-2014, 07:02 AM   #13
rwidman
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Originally Posted by FF View Post
The question is what cleat does it fit best?

5/8 is 10/16 , which firs a 10 inch cleat

3/4 is 12/16, so needs a 12 inch cleat,
It could be 11/16.

Sizing a cleat to fit the line seems backwards to me. Line is temporary, cleats are permanent. Install the cleats then buy line to fit.

As a practical matter smaller line fits a larger cleat better than the other way around so I would install the larger cleat unless I had a good reason not to.
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