The best knots have multiple applications, are easy to tie, do the job and then come easily undone without having to cut your rope.

The almost magical Pipe Hitch is adjustable but holds fast to a smooth pipe or pole without slipping, and the supremely versatile Pile Hitch is so quick and easy you’ll wonder how you ever did without it.

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