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Questions tagged [trucker-hitch]

Questions about the trucker-hitch hitch

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A truckers hitch without quick release and no friction holding [duplicate]

I want to tie two poles together, bringing them closer. I need to pull quite hard on the rope, creating high tension on it. I used the truckers hitch with an alpine butterfly. It works but the knot ...
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How to lock a trucker's hitch without losing any tension?

What is the best technique to lock a trucker's hitch in a strong way that's also easy to release, but most important, that doesn't loose any (or the least amount of) tension in the line, when I lock ...
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Which mid-line knot is best suited for a trucker's hitch?

I've been using a trucker's hitch knot for a very long time (camping, strapping stuff down, line length adjustment, pulley system) I've always switched my mid-line loop when I've come to not trust ...