Just thought of something...
this would make an excellent joint between a steel leader (which should handle a double overhand knot pretty well) and the mono portion of the leader for toothy critters like blues, spanish, cuda, etc.
I use a surgeon's knot now, and actually it's probably the better of the two for simplicity and it already has phenomenal strength.
JF, has anyone thought of using a surgeon's knot for backing to mono? Simple to tie and near 100% rating.
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