How to tie a palomar knot is a short video and will show you how to tie the palomar knot in simple and quick way. The Palomar Knot is a simple knot for attaching a fishing line to a fishing hook, or a fly to a leader or tippet. It is regarded as one of the strongest and most reliable fishing knots. It is recommended for use with braided lines. With a little practice the Palomar is a knot that can be tied in the dark. This is also the best knot to use with braided fishing line.