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  1. Great site for tying knots!

    Maryland/ Delaware
    Stumbled across this site with animation explaining popular knots and their uses. -Trace http://www.animatedknots.com/indexfishing.php
  2. Question: Knot name

    Open Forum
    I tried a new knot this weekend. While the fishing was slow, I did manage to get a serious snag and the line held with me pulling full drag and bowing up the rod. The knot felt strong in the hand, so I felt comfortable with it. It even bit on Suffix Elite line which I've had some issues with the...
  3. Easy short spider

    The Fishing Bible
    First off the video did not come out as nice as I wanted so I apologize. Since I have a cheap camera there is no audio to help explain it but I will try. First you take and double your line like you would for a normal spider.Then double that line by creating a loop with left pointer finger and...
  4. scientific proof of the strongest shock knot!

    The Fishing Bible
    well.... as scientific as i could get. i finally got the time to do the tests and here is how it went. all tests were done with suffix tri-17lb. to 50lb ande shock. i got a scale that is accurate and has a needle that stays at the weight where the line broke, so this should be relatively...
  5. Bimini Twist

    The Fishing Bible
    Well, here’s an attempt to photograph my way of tying the Bimini Twist. It’s not pretty; working the camera with both hands tied up (pun intended :redface: ) isn’t easy. Anyhow, this isn’t the only way, nor am I saying this is the best or quickest. It’s just my way that requires only your two...
  6. Hook Snell

    The Fishing Bible
    Instead of threadjacking justinfisch01's "To Crimp or Not to Crimp" thread, I though I'd start my own. I just wanted to put some pics up on how I go about "reverse snelling" a hook for a fishfinder rig, keeping the hook leader short. In this series of pictures, I'm using a 150 lb-test swivel...
  7. Albright knot, I was bored today.

    The Fishing Bible
    Hope this helps. Youtube slideshow version http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f7QHwIpNU0Y http://www.killroys.com/knots/albright.htm http://s85.photobucket.com/albums/k51/firespyder7/[/url]
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