Tying dental floss to fishing line involves joining two lines of different diameters. This is a technique commonly used by fly-fishing anglers to tie monofilament leader material to thicker, floating fly line. Fly anglers use the surgeon's knot when they need to tie together two thicknesses of line and you can, too, by following these steps.
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James Clark began his career in 1985. He has written about electronics, appliance repair and outdoor topics for a variety of publications and websites. He has more than four years of experience in appliance and electrical repairs. Clark holds a bachelor's degree in political science.