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Oct 18, 2012, 8:14 AM

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Re: [stoneguy] Ground Anchors-Solo
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stoneguy wrote:
I was only investigating the rope issue on rocks, as I think it would grab better, and I have lots of shorter length ropes that could be used. Knots on rope are easier to untie. If so which knot would you use around a large rock.?

No complicated knots required.
- Put rope around boulder.
- Tie fig-8 on a bight on one end.
- Pull other end through.
- Cinch tight.
- Tie a second fig-8 on a bight.

There's your anchor.

Make sense?

No need to over-complicate things.


(This post was edited by cracklover on Oct 18, 2012, 8:27 AM)

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