Friction Hitches


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~Knot Like This!~Until i get some more time to start from nothing and build families of knots for easier and faster learning i present some of my older drawings on more climbing specific and of the common mechanical aspects of understanding knots.  But hope to soon follow through, and make the simple wonder of knots more understandable (hopefully) and usable to more people.  -KC

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Climber's Friction Hitches Climber Hitch Comparison
Knot Basics-New ButterFly~Knot
Beginning Knots  
Barrel/ Double Fisherman's Eyes Stopper Knots
Bowline SlideShow DBY SlideShow
DBY Differances Strength Analysis of Knots
Security Comparisons SheetBend Security
Small Changes, Changes Knots 3 Potential Pulley Positions


Pro-Splicer NickAraya@HotMail.Com Compiled this knot site list.  if you want to talk seriously about the ultimate strength knotting-> splicing. There's a lot to learn, and Nick can help there too!  The expansive list leans to the non-decorative; real working class knot strategies:



New! - View Map -Finally, the translators can read the new text and knots the Swiss inventor has been trying to share!

External Links:

Grogno's Animated Knots Knot Knowledge Page
Mountain Knots Page Roper's Knot Page
Layman's Knot Info Page Outdoor Skills Knots
GeoCities Knots GeoCities Specialty Knots
Coast Guard Knots More Animated Knots
Large Boy Scout Knot Site Another Extensive Scout Site
MarlinSpike Knot Page OK, Even Fishing Knots
Computer Drawn Knots Colorful Knot Animations
Dutch Knot Site The Double ButterFly
Caving Knots Suber's Exploding Knots


Life on a Line Industrial Rope Access Guide
OnRope1 SRT etc. Guides Rope Rescue Guide
CMI Pro Rope Device Guide Samson Arborist Rope Guide
Vertical Rope Devices Guide OSHA Rigging Info

           as well as others on our  :        MTL- Links & Respects Page


2 of the Best Ever Knot Books on Sale:

Ashley Book of Knots-disc. $45    View Virtual Tour(used $10)