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Re: Cordage wrap on helm wheel
[QUOTE=msmith10;1020231]I believe the name of that is a French Coxcomb, or French Whipping, although the latter has connotations that are best left to other forums (or is it fori?)[/QUOTE
That may be the name of the style. The knot is just a series of repeated Clove Hitches.
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