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How to tie PR and FG knots

December 19, 2019
How to tie PR and FG knots

How to tie PR and FG knots

How to tie a PR knot.  Great for attaching thin braid to a heavy leader!!

Video from Yeehaa Fishing

How to tie a FG knot. Suitable when stickbaiting, softbaiting or even marlin fishing.

Video from Big Angry Fish

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