Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
BGoff60, Kenneth S, hammerhead_25, Cheri, Breaux7
103508 Registered Users
Top Posters
TexDawg 83994
hopalong 75435
Pilothawk 74019
JDavis7873® 67380
John175 ® 61795
FattyMcButterpants 60637
Tritonman 57271
Derek 57006
SkeeterRonnie 52606
LoneStarSon® 52519
facebook
Forum Stats
103508 Members
61 Forums
868869 Topics
11400886 Posts

Max Online: 36273 @ 01/23/13 02:34 PM
Topic Options
#11116854 - 09/20/15 09:13 PM Knots for tandem rig
Tx_ThumpAddict Online   content
Extreme Angler

Registered: 03/01/13
Posts: 1009
Loc: burleson
Which knots do you guys use for tandem rig on jigs,I've been using loop knots and I keep having them break off at top jig on hook set. Thanks guys fish


Edited by Grenadaslabs (09/20/15 09:14 PM)
_________________________


Top
#11116948 - 09/20/15 09:49 PM Re: Knots for tandem rig [Re: Tx_ThumpAddict]
SlabHappy Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 02/16/13
Posts: 1200
Loop knot for both, never had a problem, using 6lb flouro. Only breakoffs I get is when I get hung. Are you using a stiff rod and yanking their lips off?

Top
#11117048 - 09/21/15 02:04 AM Re: Knots for tandem rig [Re: Tx_ThumpAddict]
BCJC82 Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 03/01/09
Posts: 172
Loc: Emory, Tx
Make sure your line isn't frail. It may be time to respool I've been using loop knots for years and only have had that problem when my line gets old and weak. If you can break it with your hands it is time to replace it.

Top
#11117217 - 09/21/15 07:56 AM Re: Knots for tandem rig [Re: SlabHappy]
RODS454 Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 08/26/10
Posts: 858
Loc: Midlothian
Do you have a link to how you tie these knots, or can you explain them?
Thanks
_________________________
"I'd rather be fishing!"


www.liftsavertmmount.com

www.shut-up-and-fish.com

Top
#11117231 - 09/21/15 08:02 AM Re: Knots for tandem rig [Re: RODS454]
CrappieHappy Offline
TFF Celebrity

Registered: 11/08/10
Posts: 6084
Loc: Midlothian , TX
Originally Posted By: RODS454
Do you have a link to how you tie these knots, or can you explain them?
Thanks


Here ya go, Rod...

_________________________
Take a Kid Fishing.....




TNT Tackle

JigCraft.com

Top
#11117494 - 09/21/15 10:12 AM Re: Knots for tandem rig [Re: Tx_ThumpAddict]
Gamblinman Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 11/26/02
Posts: 2244
Loc: Yantis, TX
I experienced the same breakage issue until I started using Seguar Red Label line.
_________________________


Top
#11117708 - 09/21/15 12:27 PM Re: Knots for tandem rig [Re: Tx_ThumpAddict]
RODS454 Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 08/26/10
Posts: 858
Loc: Midlothian
Perfect, Thanks CH, much appreciated.
_________________________
"I'd rather be fishing!"


www.liftsavertmmount.com

www.shut-up-and-fish.com

Top
#11117728 - 09/21/15 12:36 PM Re: Knots for tandem rig [Re: Tx_ThumpAddict]
RODS454 Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 08/26/10
Posts: 858
Loc: Midlothian
Gamblinman, I got some of that Red Label to tie on my PowerPro braid. It is some tough stuff, for sure.
_________________________
"I'd rather be fishing!"


www.liftsavertmmount.com

www.shut-up-and-fish.com

Top
#11119090 - 09/21/15 11:43 PM Re: Knots for tandem rig [Re: Tx_ThumpAddict]
spinnerbait72 Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 05/25/14
Posts: 193
Loc: Ennis
Easy enough ..thanks for the link
_________________________
2009 Triton 17explorer 90 Optimax
Lowrance HDS 8 & 5 w/LSS2

[/URL]

Top



© 1998-2016 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide