Takes its name
from the needle being used to pull the tag end through the coils,
a very effective knot if a bit bulky. Here we use a short piece
of metal tubing instead of a needle.
With the left hand, in P hold the 3
parts: flyline, leader and tube. Start to wrap the leader BL
around them,to the end of the line.
the leader BF and the flyline and pull slowly the leader butt to
tighten the coils. Alternate pulling on the leader BL and the BF.
Make sure the coils don't overlap.
Cut the butt end and the flyline end. The
knot will go through the rings
Flyline leader or
Needle or Nail