How To Tie A Blood Knot
The blood knot is probably my most used knot in my fishing and can be used to tie almost any material to something that has an eye, for example a hook or a swivel. See below how to tie this knot:
Take your line and thread it through the eye of your hook, giving yourself about 3 inches of tag end makes the knot easier to tie.
Fold the line back on itself and wrap around 7 times. When using thicker line you can get away with only wrapping around 3-5 times.
Thread the line back through the loop you created next to the hook eye, moisten and pull down tight.
With low diameter line you may have to tie it a little different, start of the same by wrapping around 7 times, instead of pulling down tight after you have threaded the line through the loop, you will need to thread the line back through the new loop you have just created. You can then moisten and pull down tight.
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