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Sheepshank

 

  • The Sheepshank is a shortening knot, it enables a rope to be shortened non-destructively.
  • The knot is only secure under tension, it will fall apart when slack




























     


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North Woods Field Guides PO Box 107  Wevertown


North Woods Field Guides
PO Box 107  Wevertown, NY 12886
Phone:  518-744-6011  Email: northwoodsent@aol.com

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