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Fly Tying Patterns Blacksburg VA

Local resource for fly tying patterns in Blacksburg. 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.

Hands On Soccer Academy
Nellies Cave Park
Blacksburg, VA
 
Roanoke Summer Sports Camps
Po Box 2033
Salem, VA
 
Tangent Outfitters
(540) 731-5202
1710 Hunters Rd
Radford, VA
 
Hokie Soccer Experience at Virginia Tech
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(804) 639-1107
Hancock Village
West Chesterfield, VA
 
Hokie Soccer Experience at Virginia Tech
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA
 
Backcountry Ski & Sports
(800) 560-6401
3710 S Main St
Blacksburg, VA
 
Soccer Academy Inc, Champions, Elite, Junior Elite, Team, and Shooting and Finishing.
Randolph Macon Academy
Front Royal, VA
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(757) 258-3364
The Marquis
Williamsburg, VA
 
Hands On Soccer Academy
Nellies Cave Park
Blacksburg, VA
 

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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