APPLICATIONS | KNOT GUIDE

LOOP KNOT

To tie a Loop Knot, there are six basic steps to follow. You can play and pause the animation to view each step in detail. We have also included on this page, step-by-step written instructions along with illustrations and diagrams for each step. To view a larger image of each diagram just click the thumbnail image to see a pop-up slide show.

Step 1
Step 1

To start, tie a loose overhand knot using about 10" inches of working end protruding through the knot. It's OK to use more line if needed.

Step 2
Step 2

Feed the working end through the eye of the lure or hook.

Step 3
Step 3

Then feed the working end back through the overhand knot. Adjust the first loop to desired size.

Step 4
Step 4

Make a second overhand knot around the standing part of the line just past the first knot.

Step 5
Step 5

Finish by tightening each of the two individual knots…

Step 6
Step 6

…then slide them together snug, against the eye of the lure or hook, and your done!

PRO TIP:

Remember, to tie a good tight knot it is important give yourself enough line to work with, and to keep your lines very moist. A good tip from one of our pros on keeping your line moist and pliable is to use Chap Stick - Try it; it's a wonderful thing!

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