Fishermans Knot

The fisherman's knot is used to tie two ropes of the same or approximately the same diameter (Figure 4-7, page 4-10). It is a joining knot. a. Tying the Knot.

STEP 1. Tie an overhand knot in one end of the rope.

STEP 2. Pass the working end of the other rope through the first overhand knot.

Tie an overhand knot around the standing part of the first rope with the working end of the second rope. STEP 3. Tightly dress down each overhand knot and tightly draw the knots together.

Fishermen Knot Tying Guide
Figure 4-7. Fisherman's knot.

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