New answers tagged

6 votes

What knot or hitch can be used to lift a heavy load and secure it?

Considering that you seem to be using an eye to pass the rope through don't want to use a pulley system are managing the weight but not tying a knot then I suggest using a cleat such as this ...
user avatar
  • 2,795
2 votes

What knot or hitch can be used to lift a heavy load and secure it?

It's not what you want to hear, but there is no easy way to do this without some sort of load reducing system; i.e. a pulley system. If you don't have a pulley system, the force you need to apply is ...
user avatar
  • 7,407

Top 50 recent answers are included