Type: Stopper knot.
Use: Secures the end of a fraying rope, orstops the rope going through a hole or pulley etc.
Remarks: Jams tight, so hard toundo.
Use: Securing rope to a post, and also startingsome lashings in pioneering.
Use: Tying tworopes together, but best left for tying the ends of a triangular bandage.
Remarks: Derives its name from use for ‘reefing’ sails.