TIE KNOTS THE FUN AND EASY WAY
Better to know a knot and not need it, than need a knot and not know it.
Grog's Index of Various Knots
Various Index Various Usage
Ashley Bend Cow Hitch (End) Cow Hitch (Loops) Gnat Hitch Highwayman's Hitch Hunter's Bend Mooring Hitch Tumble Hitch Strangle Using End Strangle Using Loop
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Instructions: Move the mouse over each knot. Look at the description to find out what it can be used for. Click on the knot you wish to see. On the new page wait until the selected knot starts to tie itself.
Welcome to a Page of Various Knots
This section includes knots that were not essential in some other category. For example the new Gnat hitch has not yet found a place as a trusted knot in any category. The much older Cow Hitch is much better known bacause of its similarity to the Clove Hitch – but is also not regarded as essential elsewhere.
Make a selection from the pictures above or go to the Various Usage page.
Disclaimer: Any activity that involves ropes is potentially hazardous. Lives may be at risk - possibly your own. Considerable attention and effort have been made to ensure that these descriptions are accurate. However, many critical factors cannot be controlled, including: the choice of materials; the age, size, and condition of ropes; and the accuracy with which these descriptions have been followed. No responsibility is accepted for incidents arising from the use of this material.