Braid to leader knots

People have their preferences and most knots are very good for certain conditions and line types.

Here is a list of the knots we use most

Albright knot
+ Easy to tie
+ Can be used for most line sizes and types
– Can sometimes pull through if not carefully tied
– Can get caught in the rod guides due to its bulky size

Yucatan Knot
+ Strong knot that uses a double
– Need to tie a double first, can be slow to tie
– Can get caught in the rod guides

GT Knot
+ Very low profile, wont get caught in guides
+ Can be tied without special tools
+ Can be used to tie very heavy leaders
– Needs some practise to get it right
– Can come undone from frequent casting if not done 100% correctly

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