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Fly Tying Patterns Anderson SC

Local resource for fly tying patterns in Anderson. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to bait and tackle shops, fly fishing stores, fly fishing lessons and fly fishing guides as well as advice and content on fly fishing products and services.

Dick's Sporting Goods
(864) 225-7252
140 Fritz Drive
Anderson, SC
 
Outdoor Adventures
(864) 653-9007
157 Old Greenville Hwy
Clemson, SC
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(843) 573-0891
2070 Sam Rittenberg Blvd
Charleston, SC
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(803) 324-2393
Manchester Village
Rock Hill, SC
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(864) 225-7252
140 Fritz Drive
Anderson, SC
 
Ecoscape Adventures
(864) 222-9975
1502 East Greenville St.
Anderson, SC
 
Hartwell Lake-Side Vacation Rentals
(706) 376-4788
586 Winding Way
Hartwell, GA
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(803) 749-0756
1110 Bower Parkway
Columbia, SC
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(843) 413-1321
Magnolia Mall
Florence, SC
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(843) 916-9148
Coastal Grand Mall
Myrtle Beach, SC
 

Improved Clinch Knot

Fly Fishing Knots - The Improved Clinch Knot is probably the most popular knot used to attach a light tippet to small flies of size 18 and larger. This knot is the same as the clinch knot only it adds one more step at the end.

Steps to tie the Improved Clinch Knot:


1.Take the tag end and pass it through the eye of your hook, allowing at least 3 inches of tag beyond the eye. Wrap the tag end six or seven times around the line toward your leader.
2.Next, run the tag end through the first loop above the eye, then over the coils and through the large loop you just created.
3.Moisten the knot area with either saliva or with water from the stream. Grab the tag end and the line going to your rod and pull simultaneously, forcing the coils to form a tight spiral. Once tight, slide the tightened coils against the eye of the hook with your fingernail and assure the coils are in a uniform spiral, not overlapping each other. Clip the tag end.

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