Resources
Knot Detail

Figure Eight Knot

This simple knot can be tied quickly and used to connect terminal tackle. It is sufficiently strong for fighting panfish and smaller species but may not hold up with large or powerful gamefish. To make this knot a bit stronger, double the line before tying.

1
Step 1

Pass line through eyelet or hook or lure.

2
Step 2

Pass the tag end around the standing line to form a loop.

3
Step 3

Pass the tag end around the front of the standing line and run it back through the first loop; cinch and tighten.

4
Step 4

Completed Figure Eight Knot.

 
 
Find Us On Facebook Find Us On YouTube Order Your Fisherman Subscription

SURF ANGLERS SPRING CLASSIC

May 30, 2015: This is a CATCH AND RELEASE Tournament...

You will all get a number the day of the ...
Get Details »

ARMED FORCES INVITATIONAL STRIPE BASS TOURNAMENT

June 5, 2015: This is a charity fishing tournament in which we are taking 50 wounded warriors out fishing ...
Get Details »

FLUKING SEMINAR

June 5, 2015: Capt Brett Taylor of Reel Reaction Sportfishing will discuss techniques for fluke fishing in Barnegat Bay ...
Get Details »
» View All Events 

 


Explore Product Partners:

 


Get Your Premium Access Now
The Fisherman
14 Ramsey Rd, Shirley, NY 11967
info@thefisherman.com
866-347-4836
  Last Updated: 5/27/2015
Questions or comments about this site?
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.