blood knot
a knot in angling used to connect to pieces of line of the same thickness. Its form allows it to run smoothly through the rod rings or guides. Has strength of 65%. Generally not recommended. Various websites have animated steps showing how to tie this knot

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • blood knot — noun a knot used for tying fishing leaders together; the ends of the two leaders are wrapped around each other two or three times • Syn: ↑barrel knot • Hypernyms: ↑knot * * * noun 1. : a multiple overhand knot especially when tied in a cat o nine …   Useful english dictionary

  • blood knot — Angling. See barrel knot. [1900 05] * * * …   Universalium

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  • Half blood knot — The Half Blood Knot is a knot that is used for securing a fishing line to a fishing lure, snap or swivel. It is also know a as a clinch knot. When two half blood knots are used to attach two lines both knots are perspected as one knot and is… …   Wikipedia

  • tucked half blood knot — a blood knot with the end tucked back through the final loop. Less prone to slipping than the usual half blood knot. Various websites have animated steps showing how to tie this knot …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • clinched half blood knot — a knot used by anglers to attach swivels, hooks and lures to the fishing line; seemingly a tautology. Various websites have animated steps showing how to tie this knot …   Dictionary of ichthyology

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