The Prusik Knot

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The Prusik Knot allows a rope to be climbed, simple enough for ya?! Two Prusik loops are alternately slid up a static rope: a long Prusik loop allows the climber to left himself using his/her leg power, and a second shorter Prusik loop is attached to the harness. For rescue teams, if a climber has to be pulled up, a Prusik loop could be used to attach a pulley block purchase system to a climbing rope.

Learn how to tie a very useful tree climbing knot – The Prusik below in the step by step tutorial.

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