Tag Archives: Hitches

How to Tie the Clove Hitch for a DIY Knot Board Display

In this Knot of the Week, Bryan demonstrates the Clove Hitch, which is most often used to secure a line… View Article

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How to Tie the Taut Line Hitch for a DIY Knot Board Display

In this Knot of the Week, Bryan demonstrates the versatile Taut Line Hitch. This is a great knot for any… View Article

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How to Tie the Bowline for a DIY Knot Board Display

This week, Bryan demonstrates how to tie the Bowline Knot for our DIY Knot Board Display. The Bowline is fairly… View Article

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Hastily Carry Objects Using the Carrier Knot – Knot of the Week HD

Do you find yourself ever needing to carry a large, round-ish object? The Carrier Knot is perfect for hastily carrying… View Article

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Knot of the Week Video: Shorten or Bypass a Damaged Section of Rope with the Sheepshank

On today’s Knot of the Week, we’ll be going over another of my favorites, the Sheepshank. It’s namesake comes from… View Article

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Knot of the Week Video: Create an Improvised Seat with the Scaffold Hitch

In this week’s Knot of the Week, I’ll show you how to tie the Scaffold Hitch and create your own… View Article

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Knot of the Week Video: Haul Your Tools with the Axe Hitch and Hammer Hitch

A couple of relatively easy knots to tie continue our Hitches in this week’s Knot of the Week series. The Axe… View Article

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Knot of the Week Video: Tying Onto a Hook with the Cat’s Paw Hitch

Today’s Knot of the Week is a hitch that resembles the Girth Hitch, called the Cat’s Paw. The primary difference… View Article

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Knot of the Week Video: Properly Secure a Flag with the Cleat and Flagpole Hitches

Today’s Knot of the Week is one that I love sharing and definitely one of the most useful in my… View Article

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Knot of the Week Video: Make a Quick Getaway with the Highwayman’s Hitch

Today’s Knot of the Week is another of my favorites, particularly for its history. The Highwayman’s Hitch was supposedly used… View Article

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