Buntline Hitch1. Pass the end of a line through the object being attached to the rope. Bring free end up and cross over, then under the standing line.
2. Bring the free end to the front of the knot and you will now finish by tying a half hitch around the standing line.
3. This is the completed knot prior to tightening.
4. Pull the knot tight and slide down onto the attached object.