How to Tie the Improved Clinch Knot
The Improved Clinch knot is one of the most widely used fishing knots. It provides a good method of securing a fishing line to a hook, lure, or swivel. The improved version shown here includes an extra tuck under the final turn. It is commonly used to fasten the leader to the fly. Because it is harder to tie in heavier lines it is not recommended if you are using over 30lb test line.
Watch the video below for animated instructions on tying the Improved Clinch fishing knot.