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post #45 of Old 06-20-2013
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Re: How NOT to tie a cleat hitch

Originally Posted by eherlihy View Post
What the hell is that???

It looks like a net got snagged over a cleat.
That looks like someone daisy-chained the tail and then just wrapped it around the cleat. It looks really bad, but probably comes off quite easily. Once you take the terminating half-hitch off the daisy chain it all pulls out.

Not that I am defending the guy, I'm just sayin'!

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