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Which Rappel Knot Should You Use?

The first part of this video shows how knots in Dyneema can pull apart easily when loaded. Dyneema is much more slippery than nylon, and traditional knots cannot be relied upon. The second part of the video deals with tying abseil ropes together.

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The first part of this video shows how knots in Dyneema can pull apart easily when loaded. Dyneema is much more slippery than nylon, and traditional knots cannot be relied upon. The second part of the video deals with tying abseil ropes together.


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