Great point on the para's.
I guess I can also do something like this if I'm not able to go to the pool, Is yours the round type or square?
Was also thinking about tippet meaterial and it's visability, put the ol "regular tippet-vs-Fluorocarbon" test, to the test.
*Comments posted above are only my opinion. I may be right....eh, I'm probably wrong. Take 'em for what they're worth.*