3408Re: [ksurfschool] Re: Q power line strength?
- Jun 11, 2002I use figure-8 knots all the time in Q-Power line. They are supposed to
weaken the line the least of any knot. I've even used bowlines (since
they're SO easy to adjust, even after full loading) which are supposed to be
There's a photo of a figure-8 in my group file folder, under MelMods, in a
folder called "Mounting Methods".
----- Original Message -----
From: "fernmanus" <fernmanus@...>
Sent: Tuesday, June 11, 2002 11:45 AM
Subject: [ksurfschool] Re: Q power line strength?
> I am not familiar with a figure 8 knot. However, I have
> successfully used a double or triple surgeon's knot to extend both
> leader and line lengths.
> --- In ksurfschool@y..., Remtgnow@A... wrote:
> > I have leftover q- line and want to know ?
> > If I tie figure 8 knots, is it strong enough to use to extend my
> 20 m lines
> > to 30 m lines?
> > I think it's the strongest lline ,600 lbs
> > Thanks
> > phil B
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