Basic Knots - Instructions
When purchasing a synthetic rope with plain ends, it is definitely worth to know a couple of basic knots.
Below please find simple photos illustrating ways in which the knots are tied.
Please remember that knots are weakening the ropes, in some cases the reduction might be 60% or higher. Where breaking load is priority consider purchasing a spliced rope.
Usage: Making a fixed loop at the end of a rope. It is easy to untie after being subjected to a load.
Usage: Forming a fixed loop on a fine or slippery line.
Alpine Butterfly Knot:
Usage: Secure loop in the middle of a rope.
Alpine Butterfly Bend:
Usage: Secure way to connect two ropes.
Usage: Quick and easy way of connecting two ropes.
Usage: Quick way of connecting rope to an object.
Usage: Secure way to connect rope to an object.
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