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Old 09-14-2005, 09:41 AM
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The only time I would stay away from the clinch knot with finer tippets is when fishing tiny flies for fussy and educated trout. In such cases, the knot's bulk can be up to half the size of the fly and make the whole presentation appear unnatural. The turtle knot is the way to go in that scenario.
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