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what knot? #13973635 04/25/21 11:59 PM
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what knot do I use to attach mono to braid,takes me all day to tie uni to uni

Re: what knot? [Re: jwcromer] #13973720 04/26/21 01:43 AM
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Depends on the application. I usually tie a loop in the braid first (like a spider hitch knot), then use the doubled braid to go uni-to-uni to the mono.

Doesn't take but a minute or two.

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Re: what knot? [Re: Uncle Zeek] #13973731 04/26/21 01:55 AM
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Originally Posted by Uncle Zeek
Depends on the application. I usually tie a loop in the braid first (like a spider hitch knot), then use the doubled braid to go uni-to-uni to the mono.

Doesn't take but a minute or two.



Do you have a step by step print out of it?

Re: what knot? [Re: jwcromer] #13973745 04/26/21 02:03 AM
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https://sunlineamerica.com/pages/knots

I use double uni since it's the easiest for me but the alberto/albright and fg are better knots.


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Re: what knot? [Re: jwcromer] #13973749 04/26/21 02:06 AM
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Try the Yucatan knot. Here is a step by step tutorial.

https://www.netknots.com/fishing_knots/line-to-line-knots


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Re: what knot? [Re: jwcromer] #13974080 04/26/21 01:30 PM
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I'm a big fan of the FG knot. Very strong and almost flush to the diameter of the mono. Glides right through your guides as if there isn't a knot there.



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The FG knot is great, but it still got caught up in my guides.
I realized that although it's thin, it's three or four times longer than any other knot.
It created a stiff section at the top of the leader that would hang up on the guides way too often.

It wasn't worth the time and effort to me, so I switched to an Alberto knot. The Alberto is much smaller overall and is much quicker and easier to tie.

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I saw someone tie a knot that started with a figure 8. It was used to tie a leader. If anyone knows this knot it would help me and the op. Thanks


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Alberto knot for me.

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Shin knot

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I was going to recommend the double Uni Knot because itโ€™s so easy to tie and is a super reliable knot but ....


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Re: what knot? [Re: jwcromer] #13979262 04/29/21 08:48 PM
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Alberto knot. Never had a failure


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Love the Double Uni and have used it for many years now. Very easy to tie.
https://www.netknots.com/fishing_knots/double-uni-knot


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Originally Posted by Cmack
Alberto knot. Never had a failure


Same here, I am big fan of this one.


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Re: what knot? [Re: jwcromer] #13985794 05/04/21 09:40 PM
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I also use double uni ,

Might have to practice , but that will be necessary with any knot.


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