Matt Latzo sent me these hardened clay inline carp leads. They camouflage really well, are cheap and easy to make. For more carp fishing gear and tips check out http://catsandcarp.com/carp-fishing-basics/
Ultimate Knots The Non Slip Loop Knot. The strongest loop knot you can tie. Used by big game anglers worldwide. Easy to tie, far stronger and more reliable than the old fashioned strangulating figure eight knot that can substantially weaken line.