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post #20 of Old 05-05-2011
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Originally Posted by glmark View Post
Maybe I just don't understand the response, but how does the snap shackle get attached to the line if not with a knot. (sorry)
It does, with a very secure but difficult to untie knot such as the buntline hitch. The snap shackle makes it easy to disconnect quickly. I agree with the other posters who have pointed this out though that the potential for damage and injury far outweighs this advantage.
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