How to Tie the Double Improved Clinch Knot
Learn to tie an improved version of this favorite fishing knot.Quick and simple to tie, the standard Improved Clinch Knot has long been a favorite for attaching mono and fluoro lines to hooks, terminal tackle and lures. While the breaking strength of the standard Improved Clinch Knot knot is already considered to be 95% or better for up to 50-pound test, doubling the line to create a Double Improved Clinch Knot will add further strength. Doubling up is particularly useful when targeting bigger fish with smaller-diameter lines.
Text and illustrations by Tom Waters.