Originally Posted by ob1coby
I'm getting some better oars. I've use oars with rope wrap and sleeves, but it doesn't seem like a huge difference. Whats the big deal with rope? Thanks
They won't let you into heaven if you use the cheap plastic sleeves. You'll meet St Peter, Allah or Budda at the gate, all of which have an ownership interest is Sawyer.
The plastic sleeves were an ok deal when they were $3.50. Now that they are $15 or some other extraordinary price, you can trade up for quality. 52 ft of rope can be acquired for sub $5. The value of having black rope wraps....
Priceless! Or white