Quote Originally Posted by brucemuir View Post
Are you using plastic or stainless reels?

I'd sacrifice a roll and practice in the light.

This is something I'm betting all of us has had to conquer.
I am using plastic reels. I do have a practice reel and i can seem to do it ok in the light. Maybe leaving the leader outside the reel when I wind the film back up and cut it perfectly straight will help.