Offshore Swivel Knot
How to tie the Offshore Swivel Knot. The Offshore Swivel Knot is an exceptionally strong knot to attach a swivel or a hook to a line. If one strand breaks, the other will probably hold. It is often used in conjunction with the Bimini Twist Knot. The Offshore Swivel Knot is one of 12 great fishing knots included on the Pro-Knot Saltwater Fishing Knot Cards (click to see).
Scroll to see Animated Offshore Swivel Knot below the illustration and tying instructions.
Offshore Swivel Knot Tying Instructions
- Thread the loop of the double line through the eye of the swivel and make a twist in the loop.
- Fold the end of the loop back onto the double line above the swivel.
- Hold the loop against the double line and rotate the swivel through the opening 3 to 6 times