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Browsing the "Albright Knot" Tag

Is it a new knot? No, I’m a frayed knot

The Bristol knot is stronger than a Surgeons or Albright, according to the IGFA's Instron Machine tests. Also, it is easier to tie. [...]

June 27, 2018 RECENT, Slide

May the knots be with you

The knot choice made to tie a fly onto the tippet is only and always about the action you want out of the fly. If a toothy animal it’s a wire knot, if not, your call [...]

June 20, 2018 RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Jimmy Albright’s namesake knot still reigns

Your cold, you're wet, the sea is rolling, and you need to tie a Haywire to mono. You'd better know how to tie the Albright. It's quick and easy. [...]

April 20, 2018 RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Tips & Tactics: A subtle modification to the Albright Knot makes it mo betta

In fly fishing knot making is a more complicated issue than in conventional fishing because there aren't clips and hardware to make life easier. This video of the Reverse Albright applies to both fly fishing and conventional fishing [...]

January 15, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics, Videos