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I am curious to know if anybody out there is using Arthur Wood's cairnton knot. I have always used turles on my speys and featherwings as the line through the eye gives them a better balance in the water but have never been happy with knot strength when going to fine tippet. Also the turle is a pretty ugly knot. I have just started to use the cairnton and double cairnton for fine tippet and it appears to have good knot strength and is a nice neat looking knot. If anyone has experienced any problems with this knot it would be nice to hear about it before it possibly costs me a really good fish. Thanks
Ramsay
 
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