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Marine nodes

Морские узлы, 10 узлов, которые пригодятся в реальной жизни

Not many of us go hiking, climb trees or mountains, and engage in other types of extreme tourism.

But many were faced with the fact that when this happens, there is always a lack of necessary skills for this.

One of the most useful is the ability to tie knots that are durable and suitable for each individual task.

Such skills can save lives, protect against injuries, and help to survive.

We read and study the selection of nodes and remember new skills!

Surgical unit

Хирургический узел

A classic straight knot that is well suited for ordinary household needs. It looks like a regular double knot, but with two turns, instead of one. It surpasses it in strength in that it is much more difficult to untie.

Blind loop

Узел Глухая петля

Simple and quick to tie knot. It is used in tying a rope around a tree or tying items with holes.

Classic straight knot

Классический прямой узел

Used to connect several pieces of rope. Fast and easy to set. The strength of the knot rests only on the strength of the rope.

Bulin (gazebo)

Булинь (беседочный узел)

Finds application when it is not necessary that the loop move. It is often used to moor a boat. An important fact: this knot can be tied with one hand, i.e. it is useful when your second arm is broken or damaged.

Cloverleaf

Узел Клеверный лист

The knot allows you to move the loop along the rope, easy to tie and untie. Often used to tie tent supports.

Prusik

Узел Прусик

One of the so-called "grasping knots." It is recommended to use when tying a rope around a support, for example, wood or stone. This may be necessary if you need to fix the hammock or pull the rope.

Miller Knot

Узел Миллера

A knot that is suitable for situations where you often need to untie and tie the rope again, for example, on a hiking bag.

Tautline Node

Узел Таутлайн

A knot that allows you to adjust the length of the loop. This is sometimes necessary when you suspend food bags, protecting them from animals, insects, and moisture. Useful when lifting loads to a height.

Trucker assembly

Узел дальнобойщика

As the name implies, it is used by drivers. Well suited for tying cargo to the roof or trunk of a car. The size of each of the loops varies depending on the need.

Clew knot

Шкотовый узел

Apply when you need to tie two pieces of rope, different in thickness. Also suitable for tying ropes and ropes or vines.