Originally Posted by dabluz
I doubt I will ever use a furled leader. I make my own tapered leaders and they work fine. Every once in a while, I will buy a knotless tapered leader and then add a tippet. I often grease my leader with silicone boot grease when I want it to float for a long time....especially when using very long leaders when fishing with very tiny flies in still water situations.
My question would be 'Why Knot.' Pun intended, bad as it may be.