Double sheet bend

Double sheet bend step by step how to tie instructions
 
Double sheet bend step by step how to tie instructions
Double sheet bend step by step how to tie instructions
1. Make loop in one of the ropes. Bring other rope under.
Double sheet bend step by step how to tie instructions
Double sheet bend step by step how to tie instructions
2. Bring it around the loop.
Double sheet bend step by step how to tie instructions
Double sheet bend step by step how to tie instructions
3. Then tuck under itself.
Double sheet bend step by step how to tie instructions
Double sheet bend step by step how to tie instructions
4. Bring rope around again and tuck under again.
Double sheet bend step by step how to tie instructions
Double sheet bend step by step how to tie instructions
5. Pull ends to tighten.
Double sheet bend step by step how to tie instructions

Description

The Double Sheet Bend is an effort to make the Sheet Bend more secure.

Use

When lines are of unequal diameter or rigidity it is necessary for security to “double” the sheet bend by making
an additional round turn below the first and again bringing the working end back under itself.

Releasing

Non-jamming

Security

More secure than sheet bend.

Tying

1. Make loop in one of the ropes.
2. Bring other rope up.
3. Bring it around the loop.
4. Then tuck under.
5. Bring rope around again.
6. Tuck under again.
7. Pull ends to tighten.

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