3 Essential Knots Everyone Should Know

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by Brian Brushwood & Jason Murphy

You probably think that knowing how to tie proper knots is something better left to the Scouts or maybe cliff campers, what with us now having things like bungee cords and ratchet straps to secure our normal, everyday stuff that needs securing. You’d be surprised, however – knowing knot-craft isn’t just practical, but potentially crucial when you find yourself in an emergency, or even a “dammit, all I have is this random, discarded box of ropes and no duct tape or Krazy Glue” scenario.

Hey, it could happen.

Fortunately for you, The Modern Rogue has your back with three essential knots you should absolutely know how to make.


Oh, and because we promised to show you that trick at the end of the video, here it is:


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