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Introduction
Video Tutorials
Served Connection Guide
Hollow Braid Splice
Worm Knot Connection
Uni to Uni Connection
Albright Connection
Uni to Improved Clinch
Flourocarbon to Hollow Braid
Hollow Braid End Loop
Hollow Braid Splice Connection
Hollow Braid Splice Connection Advantages and Applications
No Knots
This connection allows you to retain 100% breaking strength of your line.

Cleaner Connection
Since there are no knots here, the connection flows seamlessly through your guides.

Wind-On Top Shots
The hollow braid splice is ideal for attaching your pre-made topshots directly to the main line on your reel. Either by having a full spool of hollow braid or a hollow sleeve on top of your solid braid backing, you are able to perform this splice.

Repairing Your Line
The advantage to spooling up directly with hollow braid is the ability to repair your line with this connection. If your line gets damaged halfway down the spool, you can simply cut out the knick and do a hollow braid splice. With standard mono or solid braid, you would have to cut out the damaged area, but then re-attach the good line with a knot.

Bulk Spool Purchases
With a hollow braid splice, you are never left over with 100 yards of line that can't be used. With monofilament, smaller quantities of line leftover on bulk spools serve no purpose as you would have to tie it to another length of line to fill up your spool. By using a hollow braid splice, you can use smaller quantities of hollow braid to make topshots or to splice onto your mainline should the situation arise.
Hollow Braid Splice Connection Guide
Tools
Loop Puller Loop Puller Needle
Loop Puller Braid Scissors
Step 1
Loop Puller Thread the tag end of one of the hollow lengths through your end loop and insert the needle into the other length of hollow heading inward (toward the bulk of the line) about a foot from the end.
Step 2
Loop Puller Thread the needle about 10 inches through hollow and then push it out. Leave about an inch of first hollow hanging out of the length it is inside of, (this will come into play later).
Step 3
Loop Puller Now perform the same action, but opposite. Thread the tag end of the hollow you just went inside of through the end loop and insert the splicing needle into the other. Insert the needle about an inch from the junction heading toward the bulk of the line.
Step 4
Loop Puller Thread the needle about 10 inches through hollow and then push it out. Remember to leave the end of the hollow hanging out about 1 inch. The hollows should now be inside of each other with their tag ends hanging out.
Step 5
Loop Puller Hold one of the tag ends and push the hollow surrounding it down towards the junction. At this point a loop should appear at the junction.
Step 6
Loop Puller Now hold the other tag end and push the hollow down towards the junction. This should have taken up the loop.
Step 7
Loop Puller Now work the bunched up hollows back in opposite directions with your fingers. This will help to flatten everything out and take up any slack.
Step 8
Loop Puller Holding one of the tag ends, push the hollow surrounding it down about a half inch and cut. Perform the same action with the other tag end as well.
Step 9
Loop Puller Finally work each length of hollow back in opposite directions. This will cause the remaining tag ends to completely disappear.
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