Difference between revisions of "Double Fisherman's Knot"

From CACWiki
Jump to: navigation, search
m (8 revisions imported: import data from old server)
(No difference)

Latest revision as of 12:06, 21 August 2016


This can be used for joining ends of rope together. Done correctly, it is very strong and relatively low profile. We most commonly use it to make loops for prussiks, which in turn are useful for all kinds things: tying in to fixed lines, escaping belays, ascending a rope, crevasse rescue, and so on.

How To Tie a Double Fisherman's Knot

This is a nice illustration.

Here are some images from wikimedia commons:




See also