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I made a video about it like 2 years ago: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zeU8x7OmxoQ With a FPV of tying the knot. Also be noted that the bowline paper has been updated and there's one more variation in there that is safe for climbing called "Harry Butlers Yosemite Bowline" which has been my default go-to lead climbing knot for the past 2 years, i ...


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This is a Cowboy bowline. Wikipedia says: tests of the different versions' strengths show little difference; conjecture about either knot's vulnerability to some failure remain pretty much only that – conjectures. But this statement doesn't have any references. Cordage Institute did a strength testing comparison: The standard Bowline was selected for the ...


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