Double Figure 8 Bend in Arboriculture
Uses: The Double Figure 8 Bend is suitable for attaching 2 ropes of the same diameter to each other. Typically used for lightweight activities due to the tendency to bind up under tension.
Pros and Cons: The Double Figure 8 Bend will bind up tight when under heavy tension, so use with caution.
- Reef Knot
- Simple Simon Over
- Sheet Bend
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