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Sep 26, 2004, 2:12 PM
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Another safety tip?
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Clamping hitches (prusik, klemheist) are best made with a thin cord to get a good "bite". Any reason why climbing manuals do not teach that two or more such hitches can be equalized to increase strength? Such equalized hitches can even be tied from a single sufficiently long cord.

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