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Fly Tying Patterns Dayton OH

Local resource for fly tying patterns in Dayton. 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
(937) 426-2955
Fairfield Commons Mall
Beavercreek, OH
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(937) 237-1900
8220 Old Troy Pike
Huber Heights, OH
 
Great Miami Outfitters
(937) 847-8787
80 South Main St
Maimisburg, OH
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(513) 347-7570
Glen Crossing
Cincinnati, OH
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(419) 747-2727
Ontario Town Center
Mansfield, OH
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(937) 438-8100
Miamisburg Plaza
Dayton, OH
 
Whitewater Warehouse
(937) 222-7020
107 Valley St
Dayton, OH
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(440) 324-4100
Market Square
Elyria, OH
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(740) 266-6323
Fort Steuben Mall
Steubenville, OH
 
The Soccer Institute Soccer Academy
(440) 708-6053
17445 Huntley Road
Windsor, OH
 

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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