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Important Climbing Safety Knots List - About.com
You don't need to know a lot of knots to go rock climbing, but the knots you need to know, you need to know well. While there are almost 4,000 recorded knots, ...
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Climbing Knots - Learn How to Tie Important Climbing Knots
Learn all the climbing knots you need to know when you go rock climbing. Follow clear step-by-step photographs to learn how to tie the climbing knots correctly.
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Four Sturdy Knots for Rappelling - Climbing - About.com
If you're out climbing and need to rappel off the cliff, here are the four best knots to tie your climbing ropes together.
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Four Friction Knots for Climbers - Climbing - About.com
Every climber needs to know these 4 friction knots--Prusik knot, Klemheist knot, Bachmann knot, and Autoblock knot--to climb a rope in an emergency or to ...
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Stopper Knot -- An Important Climbing Knot - About.com
A stopper knot is tied in the ends of a rappel rope to keep a climber from rappelling off it.
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All About Climbing Knots -- Learn the Best Knots for Climbing
Knots are the most essential link in your chain of climbing safety, a chain which begins with your climbing rope. Your rope is your lifeline. Your knot is your life ...
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How to Tie and Use an Autoblock Knot for Climbing
The autoblock knot, an easy-to-tie friction knot or hitch that is tied around a climbing rope with a thin length of cord, is used as a safety back-up knot when you're ...
http://climbing.about.com/od/climbingknots/ss/HowTieAutoblock.htm
How to Tie a Figure-8 Follow-Through Knot for Climbing
The Figure-8 Follow-Through, also called the Flemish Bend and Figure-8 Trace knot, is the most important knot to learn as a climber. This is the best knot to tie ...
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Autoblock Knot -- Safety Back-Up Knot for Rappelling - Climbing
The autoblock knot is an easy-to-tie friction knot that is used as a safety back-up knot on a rappel rope. The knot is tied onto the rope below the rappel device ...
http://climbing.about.com/od/climbingknots/a/AutoblockDef.htm
Knot WInd Speed Definition and Conversion - Weather - About.com
A knot is a unit of measurement for wind speed. In a station model diagram, the knot is generally the standard unit used to indicate wind speed. Mathematically ...
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