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Cut Splice. (Moriarty, Dana, [Burney?], Bushell
Other names: Cont Splice (Kipping. 75.)
Cunt Splice (Steel. i.p.184.) Falconers's Marine Dict.)
To make: Cut the rope & let the ends
overlap to the extent necessary to make
each part having been first unlaid as
though for a short splice. (p.145) Splice
the standing part of the other in the
same manner as is directed for the
eye splice. (p173.) Parcel & serve the two
^spliced portions as desired.
Uses: To form an eye in the middle
of a rope. As a stronger form of short splice. (Steel.)
Characteristics: See p.159.
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