How to Tie a Cat's Paw
Connect a swivel to a double line with the Cat's Paw, a proven knot.Also referred to as an Offshore Swivel Knot, the Cat's Paw is an effective and easy knot to use when attaching a monofilament double line to the ring of a heavy-duty swivel. Start by taking your double line and placing it through the eye of the swivel. Then make a half turn of the loop.
Story and photos by Steve Dougherty.