The Two Half-hitches

This knot is really just an extension of the half-hitch. Unlike the single half-hitch, this knot will hold a reasonable load when tied properly. An extremely useful and practical knot.

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Knot Video: How to Tie the Two Half-hitches Knot
Knot Tying Instructions

Step 1 - Tie a garden variety half-hitch.

Step 2 - Tie another half-hitch right in front of it, with the same orientation as the first half-hitch (counter-clockwise in this case).

Step 3 - Pull it tight!


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