In fishing, especially if the angler is practicing catch different gear, it is important to understand, in what situation what node is appropriate, and also possess skill of knot in the most suitable conditions. Depending on the type of fishing knots sometimes you have to knit in the conditions of limited available light, at low temperatures, as well as other constraining circumstances that brought to perfection the ability to tie knots greatly facilitates the catching process, reducing the time of preparation of tackle to use.
The history of the name node
Like many other knots, a blood knot was originally used by sailors. The days of sailing ships the sailors of many countries have established a name that is associated with a fairly common at that time in the Navy punishment – beating the guilty sailors mnogovato whip. Made such a lash of hemp rope, and consisted on average of the nine braids (although their number can vary from seven to thirteen), the ends of which knit the knots. This whip sailors nicknamed “the cat”, and the knots which fastened the ends of the braids lashes became known as bloody. “Cats” was also different. For punishment for stealing used weighted, so called thieves, “cat”, while for the other offenses were punished, the usual. The penalty no longer applied, but the node name has been preserved to our days.
The sequence of the knitting
In our days, the blood knot found a more humane application. It is used as to connect two lines (or manolescu with a network, so as to do this, it is also suitable, although not considered the best option), and for tying jigs or leash to Monolake.
The sequence of actions when knitting conventional blood knots (in some sources it is also called a snake), which is used to bind two lines, the following:
- First, you must make an overlap of the two lines to be connected.