Re: Castwell's knot - Old flyline to leader knot
That's the knot that I was taught to use when I was kid.
Push it backwards and it falls apart. It didn't work for me then and I wouldn't trust it now.
Castwell convinced a lot of people to use it, but not me.
The simpler the outfit, the more skill it takes to manage it, and the more pleasure one gets in his achievements.” --- Horace Kephart