Nail or Tube Knot
Nail or Tube Knot
This one provides a smooth connection of fly line to the leader butt.
- Assemble fly line, nail or tube, and leader.
- Wrap leader tag end around fly line, tube (nail), and standing leader. Make at least 5 wraps. Pull leader tag end through tube or pass in close proximity to nail. Next, pull tube or nail out.
- Draw knot tightly without any overlapping. Trim tag ends.
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