How to tie a Palomar knot

The Palomar Knot is easy to tie, exceptionally strong, and popular with anglers that tie on lures, jigs, and worm hooks.

First- Take your line end and pass it through the eye of the jig hook. Now make a 12 inch loop and pass the end of the line back through the eye of the hook You have the main line and the end of the line doubled in one hand and a loop in the other hand.

Second- Let the lure hang loose between your hands. Make sure the line is doubled through the eye of the lure. Now tie an over hand knot but do not tighten the knot.

Third- Pull the 12 inch loop over your jig or lure.

Fourth- Pull the tag end of 12 inch loop while holding the main line till tight. Make sure the line is tight around the eye of the lure or hook. Clip off the excess tag end.

Now you are ready to present your jig or lure. Go get ’em.

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