Need to secure a line to a pole?
In this post, we cover how to tie a two half hitches knot.
Have you ever needed to know how to tie a two half hitches knot to secure a tarp? Well this is the knot to do it. Here’s how you tie it.
What it’s good for?
Using Two Half Hitches to tie rope with is good for a few different uses.
When you need to secure a line around a pole-like object, this is the knot to use.
The two half hitch knot is commonly used when setting up a camping tent and also by fisherman to secure a line from their boat to the dock. It can be used to secure tarps when building a DIY survival shelter.
Using two hitches to tie the rope with is also good for tying up guy lines. And hanging up hammocks.
And it’s also a simple process to tie it.
- Make the first half hitch by wrapping the free end around the standing end.
- Wrap the line around the line in the same direction you went for the first hitch to make the second hitch.
- Now just pull it tightly and you’ll have a secure two half hitches.
Here’s a step- by-step video tutorial on how you tie the knot, step by step. Watch below.
Have you ever tied this knot for something?
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