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Re: Eye splice in double braid

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Originally Posted by MedSailor View Post
What you can't tie a bowline in double braid?


Actually I'm following this thread with interest. Splicing is an area that I know next to nothing about, but would like to.

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Earlier on pdqaltair made some great arguments against splicing and promoted the bowline.

I just wanted to try the splice. But so far I wouldn't call it 'fun'.
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