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Twofold Reef Knot.
Other names. Double Twist Knot. (T. B.)
[Diagram] Cf T.B. i
[?] 4. p 8.
To make: Tie a twofold half knot
as in fig 1, p.1. Then tie a second as
shown in fig 1. supra . The two twofolds
must be dissimilar or a Twofold Gran-
ny (p. 63. infr. ) will result
[ Here follows i 204]
Uses: to suspend things from posts,
especially when the strain is inter-
mittent. To attach small cord to
a bight of large cord or rope. (Cf.
W.R. 380. i E.F.)
Characteristics: An extended reef knot.
The strain may be on a or b or
both. As a substitute for a reef
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