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Heaving Line Knot

This knot adds bulk and weight to the end of a rope making it easier to throw the line.


Heaving Line Knot



Heaving Line Knot Tying Instructions

  • Double end of line.

  • Make 2 - 5 wraps around outside of both parts of doubled line.

  • Tuck tag end through loop.

  • Pull tight.


Swiffy Output

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