Fishing Knots

The Fishing Knots that we choose is the one factor that we have 100% control over, so it’s our duty to make sure that we are using the best knot for all or our fishing needs.

This category page shows a listing of various knots that we’ve analyzed.

If you want to see the full Ranking of these knots in terms of their strength and performance, then click on the link below:

https://www.saltstrong.com/articles/fishing-knots

Otherwise, below is a listing of the knot articles we have posted in sequential order.

Should You Use Duolock Snaps?

Are you familiar with Duolock Snaps? Duolock snaps are small clips you can use to attach your lures to your leader and make it easy...
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Inshore Saltwater Fishing Leader Line Mistakes

What are the most common inshore saltwater fishing leader line mistakes anglers make? Are they cutting the leader too short or too long?...
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How To Tie The Perfect Fishing Leader for Snook, Redfish, and Seatrout

Want to learn how to tie a perfect fishing leader line for snook, redfish, and speckled trout? Then click on this link to see exactly how...
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Ultimate Rig For Catching Large Quantities Of Baitfish

What are the best rigs and setups for catching your own baitfish? Check out the ultimate rig for catching large quantities of baitfish...
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Saltwater Fishing Knots 101

Do you know all the best saltwater fishing knots? Which ones do you prefer to use? Check out every knot in Saltwater Fishing Knots 101...
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How To Rig A Slip Float (Everything You Need To Know)

Have you ever used a slip float rig to catch fish? How should you rig it on your line to catch more fish? Everything you need to know is...
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Dirty Deeks Leader Assembly (The Beefed-Up Tip)

Are you looking to strengthen your leader line to catch more trophy fish? Look no further than the DIRTY DEEKS leader assembly...
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FG Knot 101 Lesson: The Best Method For Beginners

The FG knot is one of the easiest to tie and strongest fishing knots you can use! If you are a beginner, follow these steps...
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Loop Knot VS. Snug Knot Comparison (Underwater Analysis)

How can a knot affect lure action and performance underwater? Your knot choice can have more of an impact than you think. Check this out...
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Blood Knot VS. Double Uni Knot Strength Contest (Mono-To-Mono)

Which knot is stronger: the Blood Knot or the Double Uni Knot? The results are in! The test revealed the stronger knot is...
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Simple Trick To Help Strengthen Your Leader (The Business End)

How can you strengthen up your leader to prevent getting snapped off on big tarpon or snook? The answer is tying a...
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How To Keep Your Mainline Tangle-Free On A Popping Cork

Are you having trouble fishing with a popping cork because the mainline is getting tangled? The secret to prevent this is...
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How Many Coils Should An FG Knot Have? [New Experiment]

This latest knot test shows the impact of coils counts in FG knots. See the surprising results including a new breaking point record here.
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What Knots Should You Use For Different Lures & Presentations

Do you use the same knot for all types of artificial lures? This may be affecting your presentation in the water and if you don't use the...
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Clinch Knot Vs. Modified Clinch Knot Vs. Trilene Knot (Strength Contest)

Want to know what the strongest knot is for mono and fluoro when tying to a hook or swivel? There was a new winner in this test and now...
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