The Palomar Knot is a general purpose connection recommended in joining
fishing line to swivels, snaps, hooks and artificial lures. The double
wrap of line through the eyelet provides a protective cushion for added
Double the line and form a loop three to four inches long. Pass the
end of the loop through the hook's eye.
Holding standing line between thumb and forefinger, grasp loop with
free hand and form a simple overhand knot.
Pass the hook through loop and draw line while guiding loop over
top of eyelet.
Pull tag end of line to tighten knot snugly and trim tag end to
about 1/4 inch.