Overhand LoopTie-in knots - rope up knots

Bowline on a Bight

Tie-in knots or rope up knots are used to tie into the end or somewhere into the middle of a rope.

There's no doubt. The best tie-in knot is definitely a knot called Bowline on a Bight. It's not only the safest knot, there's no other knot you can easier untie. Even with an old, soft and fuzzy rope and after a hugh fall it should be possible to untie it without big effort.

The only disadvantage is, that the Bowline on a Bight is a little bit more complicated to learn and it takes more time to tie in.

Bowline on a Bight , here it is:

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