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Fly Tying Patterns Chattanooga TN

Local resource for fly tying patterns in Chattanooga. 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
(423) 892-3122
Hamilton Village
Chattanooga, TN
 
Rock/Creek Outfitters
(888) 707-6709
191 River St
Chattanooga, TN
 
Chambers Charles Rossville Music
(706) 866-6262
506 Chickamauga Avenue
Rossville, GA
 
Truck `n Trailers USA
(706) 858-0767
1045 Battlefield Parkway
Fort Oglethorpe, GA
 
Bianchi Bikes
(706) 866-4855
2667 Lafayette Road
Fort Oglethorpe, GA
 
BRAZILIAN SOCCER ACADEMY
P.O.BOX 22246
CHATTANOOGA, TN
 
Boss Van Accessory
(706) 861-9317
520 Chickamauga Avenue
Rossville, GA
 
Best Holiday Trav-L-Park
(706) 891-9766
1623 Mack Smith Road
Rossville, GA
 
Hales Power Sports
(706) 861-1455
1759 Lafayette Road
Rossville, GA
 
Tails & Fins Outfitters
(706) 866-4597
1117 Lafayette Road
Rossville, GA
 

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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