Knots and Pioneering


Knots and Pioneering

For anyone and everyone to share their love and knowledge of knots and pioneering.

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Latest Activity: Aug 22, 2019

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I gave up untying knots...

Started by Frank Williams. Last reply by Zebedy Dec 15, 2017. 1 Reply

well almost...A couple of years ago I decided to try to give up untying knots. So I did some research with the intention of finding a set of knots that met the following criteria:Easy to…Continue

Tags: knot, truckers, hitch, buntline

Favourite knot?

Started by Zebedy. Last reply by Zebedy Nov 12, 2017. 8 Replies

Title is self pretty explanatory, whats your favourite knot? (Lashings count)Mine would have to be either a bowline or a prusik knot.Continue

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Comment by Jeff Cameron on August 22, 2019 at 10:47

Hey Zeb, I worked for my Father years ago in his Tree felling company in Wellington. 90% of the time I used a bowline of some configuration, running, on a bite slip etc. Has to be my favourite of all time. I had a few occasions where we had to drop and hold some really big limbs and tree truck. The bowline Never jammed. It got tight a few times but always could undo after some effort. I also regularly used the clove hitch, truckers hitch and sheet bend.



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