Slipped Overhand Knot

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Animated Knots Reference

One use of this is in keeping the center of your rope; you can see me tie it for that purpose in this video:

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    BoatBabe | Jun 22nd, 2016 9:37am PDT #

    I think that the link for this video should be https://vimeo.com/crashrestraint/keeping-center

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      Topologist | Jul 14th, 2016 9:28pm PDT #

      Fixed, thanks!

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        LWSlo | Jul 16th, 2017 6:29am PDT #

        Hi, still here is shown the Video "Keeping the Center". As reported already from "BoatBabe"

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          Topologist | Jul 16th, 2017 12:08pm PDT #

          "Keeping the Center" is the correct/intended video for this page.

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        TinManWithAHeart | Dec 3rd, 2017 1:15pm PST #

        Then why is the title Slipped Overhand Knot?

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          zqxr | Jun 20th, 2018 11:54am PDT #

          Because you are performing a slipped overhand knot in order to "keep the center" of the rope, so the bight is easily and quickly accessible.

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