Blake's hitch

Type of knot:
Friction hitch



Uses:
To allow a climber to be supported on a doubled rope system, with the ability to ascend and descend by moving the knot one way or the other.


Additional info:
This knot can be tied with either a split tail or within a closed system.
This knot has aged within the industry as many more hitches that are better, smaller and can be tended by pulleys are being used.

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