Wedge Knot

The Wedge Knot is a general purpose connection used in joining fishing line to a leader with a loop.

To Tie a Wedge Knot:

Tie a knot in the end of the fly line.Wedge Knot 1
Pass the fly line and knot through the leader loop and back around to form a simple knot. Pull both ends to cinch up tight.Wedge Knot 2