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Knots: More Than 50 of the Most Useful Knots for Camping, Sailing, Fishing ...
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3-strand ALPINE BUTTERFLY KNOT anglers attached bend Also known bend or knot blood knot braided breaking strain bulky CAPSIZED REEF KNOT carabiner carrick bend cleat q.v. climbers closed bight clove hitch constrictor knot cord core cow hitch different knots difficult to untie droppers figure eight knot fisherman's bend FISHERMAN'S KNOT fishermen fishing line fly-line half hitches hawsers HEAVING LINE hitch Also known hook Italian hitch knot Also known knot is tied knot This knot knot's Laid-up rope leader left-handed length of line length of rope mountaineers MULTIPLE OVERHAND KNOT name suggests natural fiber rope noose object polyester pull right-handed right-laid ring round turn Running knots running rigging sailing sailors secure Sheepshank sheet bend shock loading short length shortened simple knot slide easily slipped knot small stuff standing end stopper knot strands strong synthetic rope tension thief knot THREADED FIGURE EIGHT tightly tippet Transom knot tying verb warp yarn