VIEW THE MOBILE VERSION of www.learncamping.com Informational Site Network Informational
Privacy
  Home - Camping Articles - Fly Fishing - Categories

Figure-Eight Knot






Category: Xi Useful Knots And How To Tie Them

Use the figure-eight knot to make a knot on the end of a rope or to
prevent the end of the strands from untwisting. Form a loop like Fig. 53
near the end of the rope, bringing the short end over the long rope;
then pass the short end under the long rope once, as shown by dotted
line, and carry it up over and through the loop (Fig. 54). Pull it up
tightly to bring the end square across the rope (Fig. 55). This knot is
not difficult to untie.





Next: Bow-Line Knot

Previous: Square Knot



Add to del.icio.us Add to Reddit Add to Digg Add to Del.icio.us Add to Google Add to Twitter Add to Stumble Upon
Add to Informational Site Network
Report
Privacy
SHAREADD TO EBOOK


Viewed 1940

Camping Articles

The Box Bird Trap
Here we have another invention somewhat resembling the ...

Hitching Tie
If the hitching tie is properly made, and the knot turn...

Castoreum Composition
The Barkstone is used both pure and in combination with...

Shoes
Wear low-heeled, high-laced shoes of stout leather and ...

Beds And Bedding
Many a trapper does away with these commodities, mer...

The Log Coop Trap
This is commonly set for bears, although a deer or a pu...

Boat Building
Where trapping is carried on along the banks of the lak...

Read More