The Knotting Dictionary of Kännet
   
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Knots:
Reefknot
Fisherman's Knot
Water Knot
Sheetbend
Lark's head
Round Turn
Timber Hitch
Fisherman's loop
Bowline
Prussick
Clove Hitch
Sheepshank
Jug Sling Hitch
Whipping
Round hitch
Slippery round hitch
Pile Hitch
Two Half Hitches
Buntline Hitch
Monkey's fist
Diamond knot
Simple Simon Over
Double Simon
Simple Simon Under
Vice Versa


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Round Turn

Round Turn
Another simple but useful knot. Good to use when you are going to buy ice-cream, and have to tie your camel at the drain pipe. There are many variants of this knot.
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Other Languages (Hide)
Bahasa Malaysia:
Chinese:
Czech:
Danish: Slipstik
Dutch: rondtorn or Slipsteek
English: Round Turn
Finnish:
French: Un tour mort et une demi clé gansée
German: Rundtörn mit Slipstek
Hebrew:
Hungarian:
Italian: doppio collo ganciato
Japanese: hito-musubi
Norwegian:
Polish:
Portuguese: volta de fiel pronto a disparar
Slovene: ladijski vozel?
Spanish: Media llave y cote
Swedish: nyckstek
Swiss german:
Turkish:

If you know the name of this knot in another language, please send me a mail and tell me which language, what knot and the name of the knot in that language.

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The Ashley Book of Knots
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Knot Tying: Advanced Knotting (CDROM)

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