Introduction: Bowline Knot

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    The Bowline knot is a rescue knot. If you are ever stuck in a hole or something and someone comes to rescue you, If they throw you a rope and tell you to hold on while they pull you up, you should tie the bowline knot. Can be used on a pole for practice, ect..

Step 1: Supplies

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 All you need is a rope.

Step 2: Wrap It Around Your Body

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    First you wrap the rope around your waist once.

Step 3: Make a Loop

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    Make a loop with either side.

Step 4: Push the Rope Through the Loop

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    Push the rope on the other side through the loop.

Step 5: Go Around the Rope and Back In.

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    Put the rope (the side that went through the loop) around the loose end of the rope with the loop. Then put it back through the loop.

Step 6: Pull It Tight

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   Pull the rope tight.

Comments

stevenh429 (author)2011-03-18

spelling error :you up you can tie the bowline knot. can be used on a pole for practice , ect..

awesume (author)stevenh4292011-08-03

thanks

Waccou (author)2011-02-13

God himself created it, or wait, maybe it was Chuck Norris?

SWV1787 (author)2010-10-30

in my opinion the worlds greatest and most useful knot

awesume (author)SWV17872010-11-02

I agree.

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