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Old 04-10-2003, 12:04 PM
John Desjardins John Desjardins is offline
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Originally posted by mjyp

Which is stronger or more efficient, a blood or a 2x or 3x surgeon's knot???

I like the surgeon's knot, but a blood knot is smaller and neater.
I've found that when tying up leaders off the water I tie a good strong blood knot. On the water I tie weak blood knots (buck fever ?), but I tie triple surgeons well. So for me at least, its a split as to what gets used.
John Desjardins
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