Double uni knot – How to tie

double uni

The Double Uni knot is used for joining two lines together. It works well when joining Monofilament and fluorocarbon lines, or lines of different diameters.


How to tie a Double uni knot

Hold the two line parallel.

double uni knot

Form a loop with the end of one of the lines, crossing over both.

form a loop

Pass the tail end of the line through the loop 3 or 4 turns, and include the other line within the turns.

pass tail end through

Wet with saliva or water and tighten the knot.

double uni tighten knot

Take the second line and form a loop across both lines as before.

tying second knot
forming a loop

 Pass the tail end of the line through the loop 3 or 4 turns and include the other line within the turns.

threading through

 Wet with saliva or water and tighten the knot.

knot tightening

 Pull both lines in opposite directions to bring the knots together.

double uni knot pulling knots together

Cut the ends of each knot.

cut tail ends

Finish.

double uni knot finish

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Links

Amateur Angling website