Originally Posted by Hardyreels
I have never used anything but a blood knot for connecting leader sections. My knot tying list is short.
1. Leader butt to fly line connector = perfection loop.
2. Leader sections = blood knots for all.
3. Tippet / leader to fly = Orvis knot with three passes through the open loop for all knots.
Considering your good point that knots connecting different materials are more failure-prone, do you use a blood knot in connecting your mono leader section to the fluoro tippet?