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Old 04-20-2013
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Re: Eye splice in double braid

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Originally Posted by MedSailor View Post
This website has all the information you need. Turns out it was all much simpler than you were led to believe.

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That's great for laid line - I can do that easily enough.

It's the double braid I want to try.

I've got my splice almost complete now. Just down to the tugging stage. Everything seems jammed up. I'm going to try using a come-along. Trouble is: it's snowing outside. Snowing!!!!!
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