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Perfection is by any other name still perfect

We've been taught the Non-Slip Loop Knot for free swimming a fly, but a better loop knot, and a better knot for free swimming a fly try the Perfection Loop Knot as shown. [...]

September 17, 2019 fly tying knots, Knots, RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics, Videos

The Bimini Twist is now as easy to tie as your shoelaces

If you're into catching fish that can take you into your backing learning to tie the Bimini Twist is essential, and now it's easy to tie. Watch and see. [...]

June 19, 2019 Advice, FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics, tying knots

The Perfection Loop won’t slip or hang up

Flager's videos offer the best instructions, uses only non-Kryptonite cost materials and never imposes with boring guy BS. [...]

April 10, 2019 RECENT, Slide

Video: Rather than the Non-Slip Loop Knot, try this easier to tie loop knot

After tying many variations of loop knots, Huff came up with this double-line 5 turn loop knot that held better than any other of the knots he had ever tied. [...]

September 21, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Uncategorized, Videos

Tips & Tactics: Everyone should know the non-slip loop knot

The non-slip loop knot is easy to tie in just 6 steps. This terminal knot can be used in fly fishing or with conventional lures and poppers. [...]

January 11, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Tips & Tactics: The essential loop knot

The Non-Slip Loop Knot was popularized by its author, Lefty Kreh. Lefty is certainly fly fishing's most famous personality. [...]

January 29, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics