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The Butterfly Knot   

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How to tie a butterfly knot 

This is the preferred knot for tying into the middle of a rope, as you’d do on a three-person rope team. (Clip into the loop with a locking carabiner.) This knot is also great for rappelling when your ropes are too short.

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By Gunks Jesse
From: Shawangunk Township, NY
Oct 23, 2015
While this is ok, there is a lot faster way to tie this knot.

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