Favorite Knots for the Sports Enthusiast, 1st Edition

  • David W. Young
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  • ISBN-10: 0977670341
  • ISBN-13: 9780977670345
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 311 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released April 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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Overview

Includes numerous knots for sports enthusiasts interested in fly fishing, sport fishing, camping, horses, boating, boy scouts, mountaineering, climbing and search and rescue.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Copyright Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Table of Contents.
How to Use this Book.
1: Fly Fishing Knots.
2: Backing to Fly Reel.
3: Arbor Knot.
4: Fly Line to Backing.
5: Albright Knot.
6: Surgeon’s Knot.
7: Fly Line to Leader.
8: Blood Knot.
9: Double Sheet Bend.
10: Nail Knot.
11: Nail Knot Using a Hook.
12: Nail Knot with a Loop Tying on a Hook.
13: Mono Loop to Fly Line.
14: Tube Knot.
15: Fly to Tippet.
16: B. C. Knot.
17: Buffer Loop.
18: Double Overhand Jam (Cadenas Knot, Double Hitch Jam Knot).
19: Centauri.
20: Clinch Knot (Half Blood Knot).
21: Clinch Half Blood Knot (Trilene).
22: Collar & Capstan Knot.
23: Common Snell Knot.
24: Dave Hawk’s Drop Loop.
25: Duncan Loop (Same as Paragum, Uni-Knot, Hangman’s Noose, Grinner Knot and Grapevine Knot).
26: Double Hitch Jam (Double Overhand Jam Knot and Cadenas Knot).
27: Double Turle or Double Turtle Knot.
28: Eye Crosser Knot.
29: Grapevine Knot (Uni-Knot, Grinner, Paragum, Duncan Knot, Hangman’s Knot).
30: Grinner Knot (Same as Uni-Knot, Paragum, Duncan, Hangman’s Noose, and Grapevine).
31: Homer Rhode Loop.
32: Homer Knot.
33: Locked Half Blood Knot (Improved Clinch and Tucked Half Blood).
34: Improved Turle or Improved Turtle.
35: Jansik Special Knot.
36: Lindeman’s.
37: Marshall’s Snare Knot.
38: Newfoundland Hitch Knot (Portland Creek Hitch, Riffling Hitch).
39: No-Name Knot.
40: Palomar Knot.
41: Paragum Knot (Same as Uni-Knot, Duncan Knot, Hangman’s Noose, Grinner Knot, and Grapevine Knot).
42: Penny Knot.
43: Perfection Loop.
44: Pitzen Knot.
45: Portland Creek Hitch Knot (Riffling Hitch, Newfoundland Hitch).
46: Prima Knot.
47: Rapala Knot.
48: Riffling Hitch Knot (Newfoundland Hitch, Portland Creek Hitch).
49: Sliding Overhead Knot.
50: Specialist Fly Knot.
51: Trilene Knot (Clinched Half Blood Knot).
52: Tucked Half Blood (Locked Half Blood Knot, and Improved Clinch).
53: Turtle Knot (Same as Turle Knot).
54: Uni-Knot (Duncan Loop, Paragum, Hangman’s Noose, Grinner Knot, and Grapevine Knot).
55: Upside Down Knot.
56: World Fair Knot.
57: Loops and Doubles.
58: Blood Bight Knot (Figure 8 Loop in the Bight).
59: Bowline Loop.
60: Dacron Loop to Fly Line (Mono Loop to Fly Line).
61: Double Figure of 8 Knot.
62: Double Line Loop.
63: Dropper Loop.
64: Dropper Snell.
65: End Loop.
66: Bimini Twist Loop.
67: Bimini Twist 2 Knot.
68: Angler’s or Single Fisherman’s.
69: Figure 8 End Loop.
70: Figure 8 Loop in the Bight (Same as Blood Bight).
71: Leader Loop.
72: Loop to Loop Knot.
73: Surgeon’s Loop.
74: Spider Hitch Loop.
75: Tippet to Leader.
76: Triple Surgeon’s Knot.
77: Double Nail Knot.
78: Huffnagle Knot.
79: Offset Nail Knot.
80: Shocker Knot.
81: Simple Blood Knot.
82: Droppers.
83: Double Eye Loop.
84: Double Surgeon’s Knot.
85: Blood Knot Dropper.
86: Surgeon’s Dropper Knot.
87: Sport Fishing Knots.
88: Big Game Loop or Offshore Swivel Knot.
89: Brubaker Knot.
90: Crawford Knot.
91: Egg Loop.
92: Fast Swivel.
93: Haywire Twist Knot.
94: Lark’s Head Knot.
95: Return Jam Knot.
96: Shocker Knot.
97: Scouting Knots.
98: Bowline.
99: Clove Hitch.
100: Figure 8 Knot.
101: Surgeon’s Knot.
102: Taught Line Hitch.
103: Timber Hitch.
104: Trumpet Knot.
105: Two Half Hitches (Clove Hitch).
106: Figure 8 Hand Hold.
107: Fisherman’s Knot.
108: Lariat Loop.
109: Lark’s Head.
110: Overhand Knot.
111: Packer’s Knot.
112: Sheepshank Knot.
113: Sheet Bend Knot.
114: Slippery Half Hitch.
115: Reef or Square.
116: Stevedore Knot.
117: Stopper Knot.
118: Mountaineering and Climbing.
119: Alpine, Butterfly or Lineman’s Loop.
120: Artillery Loop.
121: Constrictor Hitch.
122: Double Fisherman’s.
123: Figure 8 Joins 2 Lines.
124: Portuguese Bowline.
125: Rolling Hitch.
126: Tucked Overhand Double Loop.
127: Boating.
128: Anchor Bend.
129: Bowline on a Bight.
130: Buntline Hitch.
131: Carrick Bend or Sailors Knot.
132: Horn Cleat or Cleat Hitch.
133: Cowboy Bowline (Dutch Marine Bowline).
134: Double Bowline.
135: Double Pile Hitch.
136: Dutch Marine Bowline (Cowboy Bowline).
137: Gallows Knot.
138: Gripping Sailors Hitch (Gripping Sailors Knot).
139: Improved Clove Hitch.
140: Lobster Buoy Hitch.
141: Midspan Sheet Bend.
142: Pile Hitch.
143: Sailors Hitch.
144: Scaffold Knot.
145: Slip Knot.
146: Towing Becket Bend.
147: Trucker’s Hitch.
148: Water Bowline.
149: Zeppelin Bend or Rosendahl Bend.
150: Zeppelin Loop or Rosendahl Loop.
151: Search & Rescue.
152: Bowstring Knot.
153: HFP Slippery 8 Knot.
154: Horse and Livestock.
155: Running Bowline.
156: Slipped Buntline Hitch.
157: Camping Knots.
158: Granny’s Knot (Thief Knot).
159: Sheet Bend Tarp.
160: Single Fisherman’s Knot.
161: Single Half Hitch.
162: Slip Knot.
163: Weaver Knot.
164: Surgeon’s Loop.
Index.
Back Cover.