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Running highwayman's hitch

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Running highwayman's hitch

Running highwayman's hitch
Names Running highwayman's hitch, mooring hitch, sliding sheet bend, draw hitch
Category Hitch
Related Highwayman's hitch
Typical use Mooring

The running highwayman's hitch, mooring hitch, or sliding sheet bend is a hitch knot tied by looping the end of the rope around an object, and then fixing it to the standing part with a highwayman's hitch.

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  • Six exploding knots

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