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Knot Type
  • Friction hitch

  • Ddrt (doubled rope technique)

Suggested Cordage Size
  • 8-10mm on 11-13mm host line

Further Comments
  • The Spong is considered a hard knot to tie. Users have reported that it can slip at times, and bind at others.

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Step 1 - Position cord as shown Step 2 - Take a wrap Step 3 - Pass between the other leg and the rope Step 4 - Take a second wrap, this time passing over the leg Step 5 - Round the back and through Step 6 - Bring leg downwards Step 7 - And round the back Step 8 - Wrap back through itself Step 9 - And through the earlier formed loop Step 10 - Dress and set
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