How To Tie A Super Figure 8 Knot

Learning how to tie a super figure 8 knot is a must for anybody interested in boating, rock climbing, or being a boy scout. Learning how to tie a super figure eight knot is easy and provides you with a very strong and secure knot.

Supplies needed to tie a super figure eight knot:

  • Length of Rope
  1. Lay the rope out straight. The first step in learning how to tie a super figure eight knot is laying the rope out straight. It is hard to tie a knot if the rope you are working with already has knots in it. Make sure the rope is completely straight and move on to the next step.
  2. Loop the rope over itself. The next step in learning how to tie a super figure eight knot is taking one end of the rope and laying it next to the main part of the rope. This will create a loop at the top of the rope. 
  3. Move the end of the rope underneath the main section rope. Now take the short section of rope and cross it underneath the main section of rope. 
  4. Bring the rope up through the loop. The last step in learning how to tie a super figure eight knot is to take the section of rope you just looped under the main section of rope and bring it up through the main loop from the underside. You want to enter the loop from the bottom. Now just pull to tighten it and you have successfully learned how to tie a super figure eight knot. 

 

 

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