The Golden Ways

Best-knot-for-braided-fishing-line, an all-time classic, multi-purpose fishing knot, the uni knot, is one of the best knots you can use to tie a hook, lure, or swivel directly to braided fishing line. as you'll see later, there's even a variation of the uni knot that can be used to create a line-to-line connection between braid and monofilament or fluorocarbon leaders.. Uni knot (improved for braided line) the ‘uni knot’ is one of the most popular knots for fishing, so it was a given that we’d include it in this test. the only question was how to alter the standard uni for best results with braid., the importance of knots. one of the most important parts of setting up your fishing gear is the knots you use… one of the most important parts of setting up your fishing gear is the knots you use.. when you switch to braid, you have to learn some new knots, as your old mono knots are going to slip and break off..

Palomar knot: because the line is doubled over when passed through the eye of the hook, the palomar knot is often considered to be the best terminal knot to use with braided line., fishing knots: tips for tying braided line knots run the braided line through the eye of the hook or lure twice if possible. an example of a good termial knot to use with braided lines is a palomar knot. moisten your knots before tightening them up to help reduce friction and slipping..

Slim beauty knot. the ‘slim beauty knot’ was lower on my list for line to line knots. the fact that you have to thread the braid through two very small holes in the leader’s tightened granny knot makes this one very tough to tie in low light conditions, and the strength of it was not quite as high as the others as well., fishing knot for braided line.

The normal use for braided line is as your main reel line, with your leader or terminal rig being made up with either nylon monofilament or fluorocarbon line. so the two places where you'll have to tie knots in your braid line are:~ at the connection with the leader, and at swivels and snaps