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#1 tiraco

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Posted September 26 2009 - 7:33 PM

newbie would like to know what is the best knot to use when securing braided line to swivel , ( can't afford to lose any more lures )



#2 Brother Brian

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Posted September 26 2009 - 7:35 PM

I use an 8 turn uni-knot.


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#3 marty fishwish

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Posted September 26 2009 - 7:37 PM

Polamar knot.



#4 Artie Fishil

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Posted September 26 2009 - 7:38 PM

Uni without a doubt.



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Posted September 26 2009 - 7:38 PM

Uni knots is all you need. Nothing fancy. Just wet it before pulling tight.



#6 emgred

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Posted September 26 2009 - 7:43 PM

Here you go:


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Posted September 26 2009 - 7:44 PM

I've always used a uni knot (No issues). I know a lot of gents how swear by the polamar too.


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Posted September 26 2009 - 7:49 PM

If you prefer a Uni Knot:


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Posted September 26 2009 - 7:53 PM

I want you all to notice that I did not use my usual sarcastic "USE THE SEARCH FUNCTION" reply!
Had a few decent nights fishing this week.


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#10 tiraco

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Posted September 26 2009 - 8:09 PM

uni or polamar , thanks



#11 thundermac12

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Posted September 26 2009 - 8:20 PM

on a boat offshore swivel knot but if you are fishing from shore polamar



#12 jbt114

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Posted September 26 2009 - 9:01 PM

X2 on the Palomar.
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Posted September 26 2009 - 9:15 PM

Palomar.



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Posted September 26 2009 - 9:21 PM

double your line. tie clinch knot. never ever had a knot fail this way.


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Posted September 26 2009 - 9:21 PM

You Getting Soft Ed?
Good for you any on Teasers?