Double sheet bend

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| introduction = The '''Double sheet bend''' is like a [[Sheet bend]] with an extra wrap. The double sheet bend is stronger than a [[Square knot]] or even a [[Sheet bend]]. It is a good choice for tying two ropes together in wet conditions or with a moving load.
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* [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/85720_rope-bends-double-sheet.htm Video: Double Sheet Bend] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/123511_tying-double-sheet-bend-knots.htm Video: Double Sheet Bend Knots] - [http://www.wonderhowto.com/how-to/video/how-to-tie-the-sheet-bend-knot-double-sheet-bend-knot-265382/ Wonder How To Video: Sheet Bend Knot & Double Sheet Bend Knot] - [http://www.wonderhowto.com/how-to/video/how-to-tie-a-double-sheet-bend-knot-266572/ Wonder How To Video: Double Sheet Bend Knot] - [http://www.wonderhowto.com/how-to/video/how-to-tie-the-double-sheet-bend-knot-177154/ Wonder How To Video: Double Sheet Bend Knot]
* [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/85720_rope-bends-double-sheet.htm Video: Double Sheet Bend] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/123511_tying-double-sheet-bend-knots.htm Video: Double Sheet Bend Knots] - [http://www.wonderhowto.com/how-to/video/how-to-tie-the-sheet-bend-knot-double-sheet-bend-knot-265382/ Wonder How To Video: Sheet Bend Knot & Double Sheet Bend Knot] - [http://www.wonderhowto.com/how-to/video/how-to-tie-a-double-sheet-bend-knot-266572/ Wonder How To Video: Double Sheet Bend Knot] - [http://www.wonderhowto.com/how-to/video/how-to-tie-the-double-sheet-bend-knot-177154/ Wonder How To Video: Double Sheet Bend Knot]
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| notes = The Double Sheet bend is like a [[Sheet bend]] with an extra wrap. The double sheet bend is stronger than a [[Square knot]] or even a [[Sheet bend]]. It is a good choice for tying two ropes together in wet conditions or with a moving load.
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*The Double sheet bend is one of the [[Forty knots]].
*The Double sheet bend is one of the [[Forty knots]].
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Double sheet bend
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Names Double sheet bend,
Typical use
Caveat
Releasing
Category Bend knots
Group Special knots
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Animation of tying a Double sheet bend
Animation of tying a Double sheet bend
The Double sheet bend is like a Sheet bend with an extra wrap. The double sheet bend is stronger than a Square knot or even a Sheet bend. It is a good choice for tying two ropes together in wet conditions or with a moving load.


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Instructions

Make a loop in one end. The rabbit goes out of the hole, around the tree and back under his path and then back under his path once more.

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See also
Knots by Use
Basic knots Overhand knot · Square knot · Granny knot · Two half-hitches · Taut-line hitch · Bowline · Sheet bend · Slip knot · Clove hitch · Timber hitch
Advanced knots Constrictor knot · Monkey's fist · Ocean plait · Trucker's hitch · Turk's head
Special knots Braiding · Carrick bend · Chain sinnet · Cow hitch · Double sheet bend · Sheep shank
Fishing knots Arbor backing knot · Barrel knot · Blood knot · Blood loop · Clinch knot · Fisherman's knot · Improved clinch knot · Nail knot · Needle knot · Palomar knot · Surgeon's loop · Turle knot
Sailing knots Bowline on a Bight · Cleat Hitch · Double Bowline · Figure Eight · Marline Hitch · Midshipman's Hitch · Rolling Hitch · Stevedores Knot
Climbing knots Alpine Butterfly knot · Double fisherman's knot (Grapevine) · Figure eight follow-through · Figure eight on a bight · Figure eight on bend · Figure eight knot · Prusik knot · Safety knot · Water knot
Forty knots


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