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Re: Where can I find that HH knot used..

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  • colonelcorn76
    ... using ... It s a prussik knot, something like a double larkshead or girth hitch. It s used pretty extensively in climbing. Check this out for pictures.
    Message 1 of 2 , Sep 30, 2003
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      --- In hammockcamping@yahoogroups.com, "ghman777" <ghman777@y...>
      wrote:
      > Used on the clips that hold the tarp taught. I was thinking of
      using
      > that sliding knot to tie my tarp to my own hammock support ropes
      > instead of to a tree. This way I could lower my tarp alot lower in
      > bad weather.

      It's a prussik knot, something like a double larkshead or girth
      hitch. It's used pretty extensively in climbing. Check this out for
      pictures.

      http://www.ozultimate.com/canyoning/knots/prusik/

      Jim
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