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04 Apr 2017
by CARPology
Only a rig guru would get 12 out of 12
Think you know the difference between a Clinch Knot and a Blood Knot? And who invented the Stiff Rig? Well, take our test to discover how good your rig knowledge really is...

1) On the cover of The Advanced Rig Book, which was published in the 90s, there’s a picture of Martin Clarke holding a 44lb mirror which he caught on the rig illustrated next to it. What was that rig called?

The Snake Rig
The Spider Rig
The Scorpion Rig

2) Who invented the Multi Rig? Was it…

Mike Kavanagh
Adam Penning
Jon Mac
Kevin Nash

3) Name the ingenious rig invention Jim Gibbinson first publicised in the early 90s?

4) What will cast further: an in-line lead or a pendent style lead on a lead clip?

A pendent lead
An in-line lead

5) Who was the first angler to publicise the 'modern-day' Chod Rig in CARPology, way back in 2004?

Lewis Read
Nigel Sharp
Nick Helleur
Terry Hearn

6) Name the knot…

Grinner Knot
Uni Knot
Blood Knot
Clinch Knot

7) Who invented the Stiff Rig?

Mike Kavanagh
Terry Hearn
Jim Gibbinson

8) How many different hook patterns are there in Fox’s new Edges hook collection?

5
6
7
8

9) Which of the following hooks is best suited for the KD Rig?

Curve shank
Chod Hook
Wide gape

10) What’s the name of the best-selling carp book (which was heavily rig-related) that was first published in 1981? The author also played a huge part is what can only be described as the greatest invention in carp fishing history.

11) Who first popularised hook sharpening in CARPology back in 2007?

12) For their new Edges Arma Point hook collection, Fox have used a forged steel called XC80 Vanadium. What makes this material so special?

It’s super smooth so it penetrates easier
It’s super strong but ultra lightweight
It produces a super fine, uber sharp point
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Talking of Fox... Years in the making, the new Fox Edges Arma Point Hook range looks set to find favour with even the most picky anglers! Read our full review here.

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