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==Overhand Knot==
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The over hand knot is the basis for the Square Knot:
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==Square Knot==
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==Figure Eight==
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Here is another way to tie a Clove Hitch over the end of an object
Here is another way to tie a Clove Hitch over the end of an object

Revision as of 17:24, December 11, 2008

Adult leader awards are also called "knots."
image:Book.gif See Advanced Knots for more information.
The following PDFs are available:   
  • All lower rank knots Image:Pdficon small.gif
  • When to use knots lashings Image:Pdficon small.gif

  • Here are the basic knots Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts learn.


    Contents

    Overhand Knot

    The over hand knot is the basis for the Square Knot

    Image:Overhand-Knot.gif

    Square Knot

    Image:Square-Knot.gif

    Required for
    • Scout #6: Demonstrate tying the square knot (a joining knot).


    Granny Knot

    Image:Granny_Knot.gif

    Required for


    Bowline

    Image:Bowline.gif

    Required for


    Sheet Bend

    Image:Sheet_Bend.gif

    Required for


    Slip Knot

    Image:Slip Knot.gif

    Required for


    Two Half Hitches

    Image:Two_Half_Hitches.gif

    Required for
    • Tenderfoot #4b. Demonstrate you know how to tie the following knots and tell what their uses are: two half hitches and the taut-line hitch.


    Taut Line Hitch

    Image:Tautline_Hitch.gif

    Required for
    • Tenderfoot #4b. Demonstrate you know how to tie the following knots and tell what their uses are: two half hitches and the taut-line hitch.


    Clove Hitch

    Image:Clove_Hitch.gif

    Required for

    Figure Eight

    Image:Figure_Eight.gif

    Required for

    Here is another way to tie a Clove Hitch over the end of an object Image:Clove_Hitch2.gif

    Sheep Shank

    Image:Sheep_Shank.gif

    Required for

    Whipping

    Image:Whipping.gif

    Required for
    • Tenderfoot #4a: Demonstrate how to whip and fuse the ends of a rope.


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