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sbaclimber


Jun 8, 2013, 6:21 AM

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Re: [jeffmowens] Weight Bearing Belay?
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jeffmowens wrote:
Thanks.

What sort of weight could like inline knot hold?
Unfortunately, I can't really give you a number on this. It will depend mostly on the diameter of the cord, the number of wraps in the knot and how slippery the cord is.
jeffmowens wrote:
For example, could it hold the weight of a person without slipping up the rope?
With the right combination of the factors listed above, definitely!


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