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Re: [TowerTalk] Quickly releasable knots

Subject: Re: [TowerTalk] Quickly releasable knots
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Date: Tue, 24 Feb 2004 9:57:14 -0500
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Note that a bowline is a very good, easily-releaseable knot, but does not fit 
the definition of "remotely"releaseable".


Mahlon - K4OQ

> From: Pete Smith <>
> Date: 2004/02/24 Tue AM 07:34:33 EST
> To:
> Subject: [TowerTalk] Quickly releasable knots
> Thanks to those who responded directly or on the reflector.  Favorites 
> appear to include a bowline and half of a bow knot (like tying shoes).  One 
> person referred me to Google, and while an awful lot that is on the 
> internet about knots is theoretical or decorative, there was a link to the 
> Army Field Manual on Rigging. See 
> for a whole 
> library of rigging knots.
> 73, Pete N4ZR
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