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sheet bend

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sheet bend, becket bend, weaver's knot, weaver's hitch(noun)

    a hitch used for temporarily tying a rope to the middle of another rope (or to an eye)

Wiktionary

  1. sheet bend(Noun)

    A type of knot that can be used to join two ropes of different diameters.

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  1. Sheet bend

    The sheet bend is a bend, that is, a knot that joins two ropes together. Doubled, it is effective in binding lines of different diameter or rigidity securely together, although it has a tendency to work loose when not under load. The sheet bend is related in structure to the bowline. It is very fast to tie, and along with the bowline and clove hitch is considered so essential it is knot №1 in the Ashley Book of Knots. It is a more secure replacement for the reef knot, especially in its doubled variety.

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How to say sheet bend in sign language?

  1. sheetbend

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sheet bend in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sheet bend in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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