How to Tie the Dropper Loop Rig

Learn how to tie a popular bottom-fishing rig.

Watch this short video from Sport Fishing magazine to learn how to tie the dropper loop rig. This popular natural-bait rig works great targeting bottom species, surf fishing or even catching baitfish. Quickly switch out hook and weight sizes when fishing conditions change. Different knots are available to create the loops, some quicker to tie than others. Craft this rig yourself to the exact specifications you want, including the size of the dropper loops, the distance between dropper loops, and the number of dropper loops.

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