How to tie the figure-of-8 knot

STEP 1

Fold your mainline into a loop.

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STEP 2

Fold it back across itself.

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STEP 3

Wrap the loop around the back of the folded lines and thread it back through the main loop.

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STEP 4

Adjust the knot size, wet the line and tease it together, pulling on the loop, the mainline and the tag end at the same time.

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