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Alpine Butterfly
Alpine Butterfly
Knot Type
  • Mid-line knot

  • Used to form a secure loop mid-line.

Further Comments
  • The Alpine Butterfly is relatively easy to tie when using the method shown above. It can be used to form a secure mid-line loop, which due to its symetrical form can be loaded from either end and unties reasonably easy even after loading.

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Alpine Butterfly - Photo 299 Alpine Butterfly - Photo 300 Alpine Butterfly - Photo 301 Alpine Butterfly - Photo 302 Alpine Butterfly - Photo 303 Alpine Butterfly - Photo 304 Alpine Butterfly - Photo 305
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daltontrees The tricky bit of this knot is missing from the pictures. Between picture 4 and 5.
Put your right thumb under all the loops, so that it is tight to your right palm. Pass the bit being held in your left fingers to your right thumb and 3rd and 4th fingers, pinch it and pull out your right hand from the loops, taking the 'eye' with it.
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